The recent Undergraduate Research Colloquium had a full docket, including the presentation of this year’s Faculty Excellence Award, the Olive M. Cone Episcopal Scholarship Award, Undergraduate Research Presentations, and the Lambda Pi Eta Induction Ceremony.
Heather Cohen recently completed all requirements for the Masters Degree in Communication Studies. She will stay on at the university as an accelerated PhD student focused on interpersonal and health communication.
Mikaela Malsin successfully defended her dissertation on April 25, 2016. The dissertation is entitled, "Three Decades of Tinkering with the Machinery of Death: A Rhetorical History of the Supreme Court's Death Penalty Jurisprudence." Congratulations again, Mikaela!
Congratulations to Tim Curran, Mengfei Guan, Hillary Palmer, and Abbey Miner for receiving university-wide awards during the University of Georgia’s Honors week! Tim, Mengfei, and Hillary have received the 2016 Outstanding Teaching Award.
Five Communication Studies students have been asked to join Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest of all American honor societies. It is one of the most distinguished honors in academic circles to be invited to join the society.