Communication and Media

News Archive

Thursday, Feb 10, 2011
Carolyn Raffensperger, executive director of the Science and Environmental Health Network (SENH), says that environmental law needs to move from an emphasis on private property to the principle of... more

Wednesday, Feb 2, 2011
Communication Studies Professor Karen Mitchell was one of six recipients of the University of Northern Iowa Diversity Matters Award in recognition of their efforts to help the university achieve... more

Thursday, Jan 20, 2011
  Dr. Catherine H. Palczewski has been invited to deliver the 2011 Rhetorical Leadership endowed lecture at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in March. According to UW-Milwaukee, "Each year the RL... more

Tuesday, Jan 18, 2011
  Dr. Karen Mitchell will be presented with a Diversity Matters Award at the 2011 Town Hall Meeting on Diversity on Thursday, January 20, 2011, 2-5 p.m. in the Maucker Union ballroom. The award is... more

Monday, Dec 27, 2010
  Dr. Christopher R. Martin, Professor of Communication Studies, has accepted the position of Interim Head of the Department of Communication Studies for a 2 1/2-year period, beginning Jan. 1, 2011... more

Monday, Dec 27, 2010
  Dr. Melissa Beall begins work on "Communication and Social Media," the theme of her first issue as editor of the Iowa Journal of Communication. Beall was elected in September at the Iowa... more

Wednesday, Dec 8, 2010
Every semester I have my public relations classes work with clients in the community creating public relations campaigns. This fall semester (2010) I arranged for my Public Relations Campaign Methods... more

Wednesday, Dec 8, 2010
The UNI Speech Team hosted a Public Speaking Contest on Dec. 2 for students enrolled in Oral Communication. We had 28 entries in the contest. All of these students competed with an Informative or... more

Wednesday, Dec 8, 2010
Eight graduate students from Dr. Laura Terlip's Seminar in Organizational Communication will be participating in panels and the Central States Communication Association Conference in Milwaukee in... more

Tuesday, Dec 7, 2010
The UNI Forensics team just completed its last round of weekend tournaments for the semester. Richard Tews, Kiran Dhillon, and I took the debate team to the University of Iowa for the A. Craig Baird... more