Tom Coyne is a distinguished visiting journalist with the Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics, and Democracy at the University of Notre Dame.
He spent more than 30 years as a reporter with the Associated Press. His assignments included editing and covering breaking news in South Carolina, New Mexico, and Connecticut. He also worked for a decade and a half as an AP correspondent covering news in Indiana, Michigan and Illinois.
He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina.
In Fall 2020, he will teach “Persuasion, Commentary and Criticism.”