As MediaInfo Undergraduate Director
Valeta evangelizes for the department by designing public-facing graphical assets such as brochures, posters and websites for department programs, grants, publications, events and community outreach. These include the Meaningful Play conference, Information Technology minor, and other events/minors. In addition, she is the Internship Coordinator and facilitates for-credit internships.
She received her M.A. from the Department of Media and Information (formerly Telecommunication, Information Studies & Media) at MSU, with an emphasis on Digital Media Art & Technology, and received her B.S. from Ferris State University in Television Production. She currently teaches CAS 204: Web Design and previously taught CAS 207: Media Animation, as well as undergraduate and graduate-level Independent Studies (MI490 and MI890, respectively).
As Producer for the Strategic Communication MA Program
She oversees production of courses for the College-wide fully-online Master of Arts program (Strategic Communication – stratcom.msu.edu) and teaches faculty how to transition to online teaching (best practices, accessibility, et.c). She also co-teaches CAS 831: Digital Content Creation, Curation and Promotion with Dr. Constantinos Coursaris.
Valeta is the Faulty Advisor for Students Interested in Costuming and Cosplay, and provides voice-overs for accommodated versions of state tests and other productions.