David Bergeland

David Bergeland


david.bergeland [at] rutgers.edu

Office Location

Bradley Hall, 423

David Bergeland has been at the center of major new stories – capturing the swirl of Presidential campaigns, the mobbed appearances of saints and celebrities, the devastation and heartbreak of natural disasters, and the drama of protests, sports events, and strikes – for more than 25 years.A nationally recognized, award-winning photojournalist, he also has conducted groundbreaking work in video by combining storytelling with leading-edge visual techniques, an approach that made him one of the early leaders in multi-media. He is an expert in digital media, including video, audio slideshows, podcasts, and documentary-style filming. The veteran journalist has worked for seven daily newspapers in South Dakota, New Jersey, and Colorado. He has been honored by several news organizations, including the New Jersey Press Association and the New Jersey Press Photographers Association.

Courses Taught

Intro to Multimedia

Journalism Capstone

Newsroom Workshop