Joe Duke, B.A.

Professional in Residence in Journalism

B.A., Louisiana State University

Joe Duke spent a lifetime in broadcast journalism.  He was a photographer, reporter, managing editor and news director at TV stations ranging from KATC-TV in Lafayette, Louisiana, to KHOU-TV in Houston, Texas. His career also included more than 20 years in New Orleans at WVUE-TV, WDSU-TV and WWL-TV.   He covered earthquakes and hurricanes, political scandals and upheavals, the fight for civil rights and countless stories on the mayhem of everyday life.

Later, he spent a dozen years at CBS News in positions ranging from New York bureau chief to director of recruiting, before retiring and returning to New Orleans.  He loves golf and well-written news copy.  

Duke is married to Therese Sehrt Duke, an accomplished TV news producer and marketing director.

Office Location:
332 Communications/Music Complex
Mailing Address: 

Loyola University  SMC
6363 St. Charles Ave. Box 201

New Orleans, La. 70118

Direct Phone: 
(504) 865-3430
Fax Number: 
(504) 865-2333
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