Students Presenting at Central States Communication Association Convention 2012:
Stephen Waters presenting paper at poster session: "Filtering Starbucks Ideiological Ground" at poster session in Cleveland, OH
New Major Curriculum
The department recently implemented a new major, Communication Studies, approved in April of 2010. Check it out!
Student Awards - Spring 2012
Major of the Year: Diana Criser-Burns and Rachel Gulden
Outstanding Paper of the Year: Matt Carnazzon and Toni Freilich
Rev. Marion Sitzmann OSB Excellence in Rhetoric: Shirley Cemaj and Megan Welch
Communication Spirit Award (Senior who embodies the spirit of both the academic and service missions of the department): Reva Aguilar and Michael Mutcheson
Rookie of the Year (declared major with 12 hours or fewer): Kathy Kampscheider
Outstanding Senior in Speech & Debate (Senior who has achieved competitive success, contributed positively and provided leadership on the Jaytalkers Team): Kate Porter
Freshman Leadership Program
The Freshman Leadership Program and the Department of Communication Studies began a partnership for FLP students to take a Communication Studies course together. Various faculty are teaching courses within this program! Check out the FLP website for further details!