Phil Terrigno joins the Fordham faculty as a journalism lecturer after spending three years at Texas Tech University. As the Director of Multimedia Writing at Texas Tech, Terrigno was responsible for updating the college's writing curriculum and teaching classes that covered journalism innovation, digital strategy and entrepreneurial media.
Terrigno has freelanced for The New York Times, Associated Press, The New York Post, Vice, Billboard and a dozen newspapers and magazines nationally. He also hosted a show on Lubbock's ESPN Radio affiliate and appeared regularly on Fox Sports Southwest. His reporting has won awards from the Associated Press in New York and the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors. He is a former reporter for The Journal News in Westchester and high school sports editor at the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal in Texas.