Allen Oren

Allen Oren

Associate Professor
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Media, Communications, and Visual Arts
Room 225
Choate House


Awards and Honors

  • NYNATAS, 2022, Emmy nomination
  • NYNATAS, 2017, Emmy nomination
  • NYNATAS, 2012, Two Emmy nominations
  • NYNATAS, 2004, Emmy nomination
  • NYNATAS, 2001, Emmy winner and additional Emmy nomination
  • Press Club, 1999, Best TV Features


BA, Queens College of CUNY, New York, NY

MS, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York, NY
Magazine Writing

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Researched, produced and presented three public television documentaries that continue to air nationally as well as television works on the history of Madison Square Garden, the history of New York City, the history of Long Island, and specialized in arts and human-interest features for print and broadcast.

Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits

"A Day In The Life of Silence"
[Documentary] Independent production airing on PBS, National"The Four Sons and All Their Sons: A Passover Tale"
[Documentary] PBS nationally"18 Voices Sing Kol Nidre"
[Documentary] Independent production airing on PBS, USA

Courses Taught

Past Courses

COM 200: Public Speaking
JRN 101: Introduction to News Media
JRN 102: History of Journalism
JRN 203: Feature Writing
JRN 210: Journalism at the Movies
JRN 211: Arts and Enter. Journalism
MCA 226: Writing for Electronic Media