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Hipper Motions to Harness Social Media

Hipper Motions to Harness Social Media

As part of the Brown Bag Series, guest speaker Tom Hipper visited the College in the Mayo Concert Hall on Friday, March 21, for “Communication During Disasters: How Social Media and Crisis Mapping Are Changing the Field.”

Professor Gary Woodward Publishes New Book – “The Rhetoric of Intention in Human Affairs”

Professor Gary Woodward Publishes New Book – “The Rhetoric of Intention in Human Affairs”

The Rhetoric of Intention in Human Affairs is an insightful account of the rhetorical and psychological habits we exhibit when we must explain the reasons others act. The assumption that we can know what motivates another person is fed by more hope than certainty, and yet it is evidence of a very human impulse. BeginningContinue Reading

Professor Gary Woodward Creates Blog Focusing on Communication in the Digital Age

Professor Gary Woodward Creates Blog Focusing on Communication in the Digital Age

Dr. Gary Woodward is a Professor, rhetorician, and former Chairperson of the Department of Communication Studies at The College of New Jersey. He has degrees in communication and rhetorical theory from California State University at Sacramento and the University of Pittsburgh (Ph.D. 1972), and regularly teaches courses in Persuasion Theory, Argumentation, and Philosophy of Communication.

TCNJ Wins National “Program of Excellence” Award for Best Undergraduate Communication Studies Department in the US

TCNJ Wins National “Program of Excellence” Award for Best Undergraduate Communication Studies Department in the US

On Friday, November 22, 2013, TCNJ won the national Rex Smith Program of Excellence Award for best undergraduate communication studies department in the US.  The award was given to TCNJ professor John C. Pollock by professor Armeda Reitzel, vice chair of the Undergraduate College and University Section (UCUS) of the National Communication Association (NCA) atContinue Reading

TCNJ Communication Studies Student is Only Undergraduate to Present Paper at International Communication Association Conference in Shanghai

TCNJ Communication Studies Student is Only Undergraduate to Present Paper at International Communication Association Conference in Shanghai

On November 9, 2013, Jordan Kohn, a senior communication studies major, presented a paper on “Comparing Coverage of Child Labor and National Characteristics: A Cross-National Exploration” at a conference on “Communication and Social Transformation” in Shanghai sponsored by the most prestigious scholarly communication studies organization in the world, the International Communication Association (ICA). Only afterContinue Reading

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