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Deirdre Hawkins

Lecturer, Communication

Office:  Lauretta Taylor 340
Phone:  910-672-2032
Fax:  910-672-1964


Prof. Hawkins is a military brat born and raised in North Carolina. She graduated from Fayetteville State University in 2010 with her BA in Mass Communication. She then completed her MA in Speech Communication at Norfolk State University in 2012. 

Prof. Hawkins was part of the Voice newspaper staff during her time at FSU. She later spent time as an editor at the Virginian Pilot Newpaper. Before coming back to FSU she served as a Digital Coordinator for the News and Observer advertising department in Raleigh.   

Professor Hawkins started teaching at FSU in 2016 while also teaching at both Methodist University and Fayetteville Technical Community College.


SPEE 200: Introduction to Public Speaking

COMM 235: PR and Advertising

COMM 250: Presentation Technologies 



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