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Department to welcome a new tenure track professor this fall

Posted on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 3:36pm
The Department of Communication Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. Belinda Stillion Southard will be joining the faculty in Fall 2011 as its newest tenure-track Assistant Professor. Dr. Stillion Southard received her PhD in Communication and a Doctoral Certificate of Women's Studies from the...

Professors Emeritus Discuss Desegregation

Posted on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 1:55pm
As a part of the university’s celebration of 50 years of desegregation, the department invited four of its Emeritus Professors to reflect on their experience of working at a newly desegregated UGA. Dr. Dwight Freshley noted that he was proud of his role in hiring Dr. Thurmon Garner, the...

Facilitating Interracial Dialogue on College Campuses: Being Courageous

Posted on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 4:20pm
Dr. Tina Harris will be the featured speaker for a talk entitled, "Facilitating Interracial Dialogue on College Campuses: Being Courageous." The talk is on Friday, February 11, 2011, from 2:30-4:00 in Old College (room 100). This event is free and open to the public.

Historical Perspectives on Race and Desegregation

Posted on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 4:14pm
Professors Dwight Freshley, Thurmon Garner, Cal Logue, and Charles Gruner reflect on race and diversity at UGA from the 1960s to today.  This colloquium is part of the "Celebrating Courage" series of events, marking the 50th anniversary of desegregation at UGA. Will be held in...

Job Search: Lecturer in Interpersonal & Health Communication and Lecturer in Rhetoric

Posted on Sunday, November 7, 2010 - 12:00am
The Department of Communication Studies at the University of Georgia seeks applications for full time lecturers in Interpersonal & Health Communication and Rhetorical Studies beginning in the fall of 2011. 1)  Lecturer in Interpersonal & Health Communication Successful...

Dr. Kirsten Weber announces two book chapters

Posted on Saturday, November 6, 2010 - 6:18pm
Dr. Kirsten Weber, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, announces the recent publication of two co-authored chapters in edited books. READ MORE Her article (co-authored with Denise Solomon and Keli Steuber) "Turbulence in Relational Transitions" appears in New Directions in Interpersonal...

UGA Department of Communication Studies heads to National Communication Association Convention in San Francisco

Posted on Wednesday, November 3, 2010 - 12:00am
The Department of Communication Studies' faculty and graduate students will again be very active at this year's National Communication Association Annual Convention in San Francisco, CA, from November 14-17, 2010. Planned events include participation in the Graduate Student Open House from 1:00 - 4...

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