Tony Rogers

  • Reporter, author, editor, and journalism professor with more than 25 years of experience
  • Professor of Journalism at Bucks County Community College


Tony Rogers is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on journalism for over seven years. He started his journalism career writing movie reviews for his high school paper. After completing an M.S. in Journalism at Columbia University, Rogers went to work for the Associated Press, where he covered the infamous Charles Stuart murder case and Hurricane Andrew. He later joined the New York Daily News, where he served as the Long Island bureau chief and later deputy national news editor. Since 1997, he has taught in the journalism program at Bucks County Community College in Pennsylvania.

Awards and Publications

Rogers is the author of "," a guidebook for students of journalism.


Rogers earned a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an M.S. in Journalism from Columbia University.

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