Lynn Klyde-Silverstein

Lynn Klyde-Silverstein

Journalism & Mass Communications Program
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Northern Colorado
Campus Box 114 
Greeley, CO 80639

Office: Candelaria 1265E
Phone: (970) 351-2432
Fax: (970) 351-2519

Lynn Klyde-Silverstein is a former reporter and copy editor. She worked for four years as a sports and news copy editor at the Connecticut Post in Bridgeport. She also spent three years as a sports reporter for the Herald-Sun in Durham, N.C., where she covered professional softball and Division I college basketball and soccer, as well as high school and recreational sports. She is the coordinator of JMC’s news-editorial sequence.

Her teaching interests include newswriting, editing and layout, sportswriting, and women in mass communications. She formerly blogged as The Cranky Copy Editor.


  • Ph.D. 2000 Ohio University, Journalism (minor: Women’s Studies)
  • M.A. 1997 University of North Carolina, Journalism and Mass Communication
  • B.A. 1991 Indiana University, Journalism and History