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Patrick Neal

Director of Student Media

Witherspoon Student Center 304


Patrick came to NC State in December 2011 from Clemson University, where he served as the associate director of Student Media and adviser to the group’s six student publications. Patrick taught journalism courses at Clemson before moving into the Student Media position in 2005. Prior to that, he spent a decade writing, editing and managing community newspapers in both his hometown of Toccoa, Georgia (The Toccoa Record), and in both Highlands and Cashiers, North Carolina (the Highlander and the Crossroads Chronicle). His undergraduate and master’s degrees are both from the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.