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Communication & Media

Faculty and Staff

Bray, Gregory

Ph.D., Media and Communication, European Graduate School, Saas-Fee Switzerland

Assistant Professor

Department: Digital Media & Journalism
Office: CSB 44
Phone: (845) 257-3434

Career History

Co-Producer with InHolland University, The Netherlands-- Henry Hudson 400th Anniversary--Interactive Web television program developed by students and faculty in from SUNY New Paltz and InHolland.

Producer/Director of original documentary A Horse Connection 2008
Producer/ Director of original narrative short Orpheus X 2007
Producer for Current TV piece, The Ousting of a Pro-Gay Mayor 2007

Producer for WAMC pieces on Mid-day Magazine
Producer of WAMC pieces for The Best of Our Knowledge

Broadcast Education Association
National Communication Association
Hudson Valley Sciontists (Sherlockian Society)

Teaching Interests

Seminar in Production
Portable Video Production
Studio Video Production
Audio Production
Writing for Digital Media
Milestones in Documentary
The Video Producer (Module)
Web Video Distribution (Module)
The Music Video (Module)

Research/Creative Activity

Popular arts and culture, converged mediated platforms in cyberspace, comic books, early cinema, citizen and activist journalism

Awards, Honors & Recognition

2010 Excellence in Service Award, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences SUNY New Paltz

2010 (As Faculty Advisor) Pixie Award, Motion Graphics "Rollin, A Family Affair" Documentary Produced in 'Seminar in Production'

2010 (Shared with students as Faculty Advisor) Broadcast Education Association Festival King Foundation Award (Student Category) "Patchwork" Documentary produced in 'Seminar in Production.'

2010 (Shared with students as Faculty Advisor) Broadcast Education Association Best Documentary (Student Category) "Over the Ropes" Documentary produced in 'Seminar in Production.'

2009 CINE Golden Eagle Award, A Horse Connection (Prod./Dir.)

2009 Telly Award, A Horse Connection (Prod./Dir.)

2009 InterMedia Silver Globe Award, World Media Festival--Hamburg, Germany (Prod./Dir.)

2007 Certificate of Merit for Cinematic Excellent, Rochester Film Festival for Orpheus X (Prod./Dir.)

2000 Certificate for Significant Scholarly Activity, Day of Presentation, SUNY New Paltz

1997 Certificate of Appreciation, Make a Difference Day, USA Weekend and Points of Light Foundation


Sovereignty in Singularity: Aporias in Ethics and Aesthetics (Book)

Various Articles:

"Media in its Age of Convergence and Simulated Inter-activity" (conference paper)

"The Online Portfolio" presented at the Broadcast Education Association 2008