Ronna Pennington is an experienced educator, historian, and writer, with more than 20 years experience as a journalist, editor, and freelancer.  As a college educator, she commits to making any class she teaches interesting and relevant for her students. She earned the Quality Matters Teaching Online Certificate and loves finding new ways to engage her campus and online students.

​Current Research/Writing Projects
  • Volunteer writer for "Online Biographical Dictionary of the Woman Suffrage Movement in the United States" (available Fall 2019)
  • "The Battle of the Bees: Fake News During the Civil War" (expected publication 2020)
  • Study guide for "The Last Tudor
  • "When is it Stalking?" - Creative Nonfiction MFA thesis
  • Oral Communications OER

Ronna's master's thesis focused on her hometown's desegregation experience.

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Ronna tells experienced journalists how to transfer their newspaper knowledge into an online writing career, just like she did. Now available on Amazon (paperback & Kindle).

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