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TCNJ Communication Studies Students Victorious with Human Rights Spring Scholarship

TCNJ Communication Studies Students Victorious with Human Rights Spring Scholarship

On Saturday, April 12, communication studies students were victorious in presenting refereed papers on coverage of human rights claims at national and state scholars’ conferences. The topics ranged from cross-national coverage of HIV/AIDS  ((right to access to health care services, in particular emergency medical treatment) and rape and rape culture (right to personal security) toContinue Reading

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

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