Andrew Matranga

Andrew Matranga

Teaching Professor

  • Faculty

What I do

I teach technology oriented journalism courses that equip students with the tools they need to succeed in a fast-moving, modern media environment.


editorial design, web design, digital publishing, news production, video production, audio production, podcasting, reporting, cannabis journalism

Professional Biography

Andrew Matranga is a versatile media educator and media professional with two decades of experience in the classroom and in the field. He is capitalizes on emerging trends with well-crafted, interactive lesson plans, including courses related to Star Wars and Cannabis. He brings to every project a unique perspective, with a foundation in editorial design, print and digital publishing, and video production. He has a wealth of practical knowledge when it comes to user experience, content production, change management, and monetizing social media—crucial elements that can be applied to any modern-day journalism effort. His current project on campus involves The Clarion, DU's student-produced news outlet, and the shift to a digital-first model for editorial production and content distribution.


  • EDD, Curriculum & Instruction, University of Denver
  • MA, Mass Communication Research, University of Colorado - Boulder, 2005
  • BS, Television, Radio and Film, Syracuse University, 2002