News

Join Us! UGA Communication Studies Events at the National Communication Association Convention

Posted on Monday, October 26, 2015 - 7:05pm
Calling all prospective students, colleagues, and friends! We would love to see you at National Communication Association Convention, November 19-22, 2015. Besides sitting in on presentations, you can meet our faculty and current students at events throughout the conference weekend in Las Vegas....

Georgia Debate Union Wins First Place at Vanderbilt Intercollegiate Debate Tournament

Posted on Monday, October 19, 2015 - 5:36pm
The Georgia Debate Union emerged victorious at the 2015 Vanderbilt intercollegiate debate tournament, which was recently held from October 16-18 in Nashville, Tennessee.  The tournament featured over 50 teams from nearly 20 colleges and universities.  Two teams representing Georgia Debate Union “...

UNCA Panel Delivers Helpful Job-Search and Career-Building Advice

Posted on Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 3:14pm
Presenters Rebecca and Brian are pictured above. The UGA chapter of the Undergraduate National Communication Association recently hosted a career panel to help prepare students for life after college. The panelists included Communication Studies graduate students Anna Walling and Brian McGhee and...

Dr. Lee Pierce Receives Second National Communication Association Award

Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:43pm
Dr. Lee Pierce’s “A Rhetoric of Traumatic Nationalism in the Ground Zero Mosque Controversy” has won the NCA Critical Cultural Studies Division’s best article award. In addition to this honor, Lee will be recognized at the National Communication Association Convention this year for winning the...

Undergraduate National Communication Association Hosting Professionalization Panel: Life After College

Posted on Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 11:00am
The UGA Undergraduate National Communication Association will host a panel about life after college on Tuesday, October 13th at 5:30pm in Caldwell 502. Anyone is welcome to join the group for a presentation from various professionals and their experiences. The audience will gain valuable insight on...

Organizational Communication Scholar Dr. Marshall Scott Poole to Deliver Two Lectures in October

Posted on Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 12:06pm
Dr. Marshall Scott Poole, an expert in organizational communication and information systems, will deliver two lectures on Thursday, October 8, 2015. He is the David L. Swanson Professor of Communication, Director of the Institute for Computing in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (I-CHASS...

Dr. Barbara Biesecker Co-Editing New Book Series on Rhetoric and Materiality

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 3:35pm
Dr. Barbara Biesecker, joined by Wendy S. Hesford, and Christa Teston, is co-editing a new book series entitled New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality. Hosted by The Ohio State University Press, the new series "provides a forum for established and emerging scholars to explore how rhetorical...

Communication Studies Faculty and Students Heading to Las Vegas in November

Posted on Friday, September 11, 2015 - 4:24pm
This November 19-22, Communication Studies faculty and students will travel to Las Vegas, NV for the 101st Annual National Communication Association convention. They will present conference papers, attend workshops, and reconnect with colleagues from around the country. Here is a list of...

Dr. Lee Pierce receives the 2015 NCA Stephen E. Lucas Debut Publication Award

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2015 - 12:55pm
Lee has received this prestigious award for her 2014 Quarterly Journal of Speech essay entitled, "A Rhetoric of Traumatic Nationalism in the Ground Zero Mosque Controversy." The Stephen E. Lucas Debut Publication Award is given for outstanding first-time publications. Click here to read a summary...

Jiyeon So Selected for Teaching Academy Fellows Program

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 8:00am
Dr. Jiyeon So has been selected for participation in the 2015-2016 Teaching Academy Fellows Program, an early career mentoring program at the University of Georgia.  This year, only twenty faculty members are selected for the Fellows Program which is coordinated by UGA’s Teaching Academy with...

Pages