Topics of interest:First Amendment, journalism principles, media law, news writing and reporting
Office Hours: MTW 11 a.m.-noon, W 9-9:30 a.m. Other times by appointment. Schedule via Webex, Calendly, or email.
Education: J.D., Drake University Law School, 1997
M.A., Journalism and Mass Communication, Drake University, 1997
B.S., Journalism, Iowa State University, 1992
Julie Roosa is an adjunct assistant professor and the First Amendment Specialist at the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication. Her classes include First Amendment law, media law and principles of journalism. She chairs the First Amendment Committee, which coordinates events throughout the year for the Greenlee School's First Amendment Series. The most prominent event in the series is ISU's annual First Amendment Days celebration, a nationally recognized event since 2002. Julie serves as a resource on legal issues related to freedom of speech and press. She also provides outreach and training on First Amendment topics to the campus and community.