Paul Singley

Adjunct Instructor, Southern Connecticut State University
Senior Local Editor, Patch Media Co.
B.S., Springfield College, Communications/Sports Journalism
B.S. Springfield College, English
M.A., Syracuse University, Magazine, Newspaper and Online Journalism
Office: Morrill Hall 202
Phone: (203) 392-5800


Mr. Singley has been a reporter and editor full time since graduating from Syracuse University with a master's degree in 2004. He has covered presidential primaries, investigative stories and professional sporting events. He has also covered municipal government, education, police and human interest stories in Connecticut. He was a reporter for the Republican-American of Waterbury for seven years before launching the Oxford Patch hyperlocal online news site in the fall of 2010. Singley also runs Naugatuck Patch. He has received several journalism awards, most recently for his coverage of the Sandy Hook School shooting in 2012. He is an adjunct professor in the Arts and Humanities Department at Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury and is on the board of the Connecticut Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. 


JRN 135 - Journalism Technology