Professor and adviser of The Carroll News
Degrees: M.A., Ohio University
Expertise: Scriptwriting, media sales
Bob has been teaching at John Carroll since 1993. Before coming to Carroll, he spent many years in professional theater, TV and film. He was won over 34 national and international awards including nine Emmys and a Silver Medal at the International Film and Television Festival of New York. His 31 produced plays have been performed throughout the U.S. (including six off-off Broadway), Canada, and Europe. Ten have been published. In TV, he was producer/writer for the NBC nationally syndicated children’s series, Hickory Hideout. Five of his screenplays have been produced as films.
Besides teaching, Noll serves as adviser to their award-winning The Carroll News. He spent nearly 20 years teaching at the Cleveland Play House and taught screenwriting for the Cleveland Film Society. He was also Artist-in-Residence at the Cleveland School of the Arts. He has also taught at Ursuline College, Cleveland State, and Cuyahoga Community College. He has been a Public Relations and Marketing Consultant for 35 Broadway shows. He also coordinates the annual Urban Journalism program with the Cleveland Chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists. He is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, College Media Advisers, Society for Collegiate Journalists, and Dramatist Guild.
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