Meet the Advisor


Glenn Coin

Veteran journalist and journalism instructor Glenn Coin has served as faculty adviser to The Dolphin since fall 2013. Coin has been a professional journalist for more than 30 years in California, Michigan and New York. He has written about politics, higher education and Native American issues for The Post-Standard in Syracuse since 1995. He now covers science, environment and weather for Central New York’s largest media organization, Syracuse Media Group, which publishes The Post-Standard and Syracuse.com.

Coin has taught journalism for 14 years, first at Utica College and since 2012 at Le Moyne College. He has taught Media Writing and Reporting and Writing at Le Moyne, and reporting, news writing and journalism ethics at Utica College. He also taught a political science course, Environmental Politics, at Le Moyne.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from Michigan State University and two master’s degrees from Syracuse University: One in newspapers from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and one in Public Administration from The Maxwell School.