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March 6, 2014
Presidential Communication Expert to Deliver NWU Lecture
Kathleen Hall Jamieson will visit Nebraska Wesleyan University to present the Lambda Pi Eta Honorary Lecture. Her lecture is titled, “Communicating Science in a Polarized Political Environment.”
February 18, 2014
Communication Studies Professor to Talk Power of Myth in Pop Culture
Nebraska Wesleyan University communication studies professor David Whitt has been selected to present the inaugural Faculty Scholarship Lecture.
November 6, 2013
Communication Professor Honored as Exemplary Teacher
While on sabbatical in Vienna, Austria, communication studies professor Karla Jensen continued her own study of German while immersing herself in a new culture.
October 21, 2013
Students Learn the Liberal Arts of Yoga
Communication professor Karla Jensen spent the past year attending classes, reading books, participating in workshops, and watching documentaries about yoga. Four hundred hours later, Jensen became certified by the National Yoga Alliance.
April 29, 2013
Communicating Through Dialogue: Students' Project Brings Campus Together to Talk About Race
Four years ago this month Caty Reed sat at her high school graduation and listened to a speaker tell her and her fellow classmates that they could change the world.
April 2, 2013
Communication Scholar Addresses Creative, Sustainable Approach to Decision Making; Watch Lecture
An organizational communication expert delivered this year’s Lambda Pi Eta Communication Lecture on April 11.
December 21, 2012
Communication Class Participates in Life-Saving Research Project
The nearly 2,000 hours that students enrolled in the Communication Research Methods class spent on their semester project not only saved their grade, but may potentially save lives too.
November 6, 2012
Hunger Games: Class Takes Firsthand Look at Local Poverty Issues
First year students in Rachel Droogsma’s Liberal Arts Seminar, “The Hunger Games,” are not taking just any introductory college course.
October 29, 2012
NWU Communication Professor is First American to Judge Croatian Film Festival
Nebraska Wesleyan’s Communication Studies Department likes to refer to its students and faculty as “Communication Superheroes.” Dave Whitt, Associate Professor of Communication, is no exception.
May 15, 2012
Communication Professor Honored for Empowering Students
A communication studies professor has been honored for empowering, inspiring, and demanding nothing but excellence from her students.