Student Profiles

CCTers connect with each other through the CCT Current Students site, a community space to share contact information and interests.

Wondering what it’s like to study at CCT? The following students have volunteered to be a resource for prospective students, so if you would like to connect with them, please email Ai-Hui Tan.

Current Student Profiles

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Kristi Pelzel

CCT Focus: Data analysis, storytelling, interactive digital media
Academic Background: Communication Technologies and Digital Media

Kristi Pelzel

Sarah Shanoudy

CCT Focus: Immigration Studies, Globalization and Culture, Media and Politics
Academic Background: Global Affairs with a minor in Middle Eastern Studies

Sarah Shanoudy

Caitlin Bowers

CCT Focus: Tech & Cultural Heritage, Transnational Art Crime, Archival Research, Digital Humanities.
Academic Background: Dance with a minor in Art

Caitlin Bowers

Hélène Lerno

CCT Focus: ICT Law & Policy; Sustainability; Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG)
Academic Background: Media, Strategic Communications and Marketing

Hélène Lerno

Michael Willson

CCT Focus: Film and cultural studies
Academic Background: Communication and Political Science

Michael Willson

Jill Fredenburg

CCT Focus: Using media production tools for social innovation
Academic Background: Art and International Relations

Jill Fredenburg

Jenny Lee

CCT Focus: Socio-technology issues
Academic Background: English Language and Literature

Jenny Lee

Evelyn Dan Epelle

CCT Focus: Media Production, Digital Communications, Technology & Society
Academic Background: Electronics & Communications Engineering

Evelyn Dan Epelle

Proma Huq

CCT Focus: Emerging Technology & Politics, Mass Media Studies, Media Ecology, Consumer Insight, CSR
Academic Background: Communication and Social Psychology

Proma Huq

Danling Huang

CCT Focus: Intercultural Communication, Interactive Digital Media Production, Gender Studies and Feminism in Popular Culture
Academic Background: Anchoring and Broadcast Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Danling Huang

Zihan Xiao

CCT Focus: Social Networks, Data Analysis, Technology and Society
Academic Background: Advertising with an emphasis on marketing and social media

Zihan Xiao

Kevin Ackermann

CCT Focus: Content Moderation, Expression/Identity on the Internet
Academic Background: Journalism

Kevin Ackermann

Kate Colwell

CCT Focus: Artificial Intelligence, Futurism, and Media Production
Academic Background: University of Virginia, English Language & Literature

Kate Colwell

Yamel Sarquis

CCT Focus: Strategic Communications, Tech Policy, Political Socialization
Academic Background: International Relations & Political Science

Yamel Sarquis