Amy M. Damico, Ph.D., is a Professor in the School of Communication and is Faculty Adviser to the Endicott Scholars Honors Program. She holds a B.S. in Television Production and Writing from Emerson College, a Ed.M. with a concentration in Technology Education from Harvard University\'s Graduate School of Education and a Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Her interests include popular culture, media studies, children\'s television, media literacy and teaching and learning. She has presented and published in these areas.