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Lynn Rogoff
Lynn Rogoff


Adjunct Professor of Communication Arts


  • Entrepreneurship
  • Educational games
  • New media
  • Screenwriting
  • American culture in the media
  • Teaching History with Games
  • Distance Teaching
  • Endangered species


Lynn Rogoff conducts courses on game design, technical writing, screenwriting, acting, writing for the mass media, and using social media for business. She previously taught at St. John's University, University of California, Los Angeles, St. Francis College, and Yeshiva University.

Winner of the 2013 Presidential Engagement Award for Engaged Teaching and Learning by Part-Time Faculty, Rogoff is the founder and CEO of GreenKids Media, which recently won the People's Choice Award at the New York State Business Plan Competition. She was keynote speaker at the Jalloo Animation and Games Festival in Canada and served as a panelist at Disruptive Technologists, where she spoke on the topic of entrepreneurship. At NYIT, where she has taught since 2010, Rogoff oversees an interdisciplinary 3D game team for GreenKids Media.

Rogoff won an Emmy award for outstanding documentary in 1981, for the film No Maps on my Taps. She was the performance director, writer, and associate producer for the film which was recently screened for Black History Month. She also wrote and produced a documentary on the famous Native American Sacajawea.

In addition to being a theater director and playwright, Rogoff has experience as a network television producer and director for ABC-TV Weekend Specials, Sesame Street Israel, and other shows. She has also designed and written content for websites and games for a variety of clients, including: St. John’s University, GreenKids Media, AmeriKids, and Stage Door Deli.

Rogoff received certification in distance learning from St. Johns University, and completed post graduate professional studies in interactive design, writing, and business realities from the University of California, Los Angeles. She received her master’s degree in directing and bachelor’s degree in English literature and teaching from New York University.

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