Department Staff

CMS Department - Traci Verleyen

Department Offices

Department of Cinema and Media Studies
1010 East 59th Street, Classics 304
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-1077

Media Arts and Design Program
1010 East 59th Street, Classics 304
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-4038 (Mondays; Wednesday/Friday afternoons)

Department Administrator, Cinema and Media Studies

Traci Verleyen Hope
tverleyen@uchicago.edu; 773-834-1077
Classics 304; Mondays-Thursdays 8:30 - 5:00 pm, Fridays 8:30 - 2:00pm

Department Assistant, Cinema and Media Studies

Shekinah Thornton
smthornton@uchicago.edu; 773-834-4038
Classics 304; Tuesdays / Thursdays all day, Friday mornings

Student Affairs Administrator, Media Arts and Design

Riss Ballard
ballardm@uchicago.edu; 773-834-4038
Classics 304; Mondays 10:30 - 6:00 pm, Wednesday / Friday afternoons 12:00 - 5:00 pm