Quinlan Nominated for Regional EmmyDr. Margaret Quinlan, associate professor in the Department of Communication Studies, is nominated for a regional Emmy nomination for "The Acoustics of Care," her documentary on DooR to DooR, an organization that brings performing, literary and visual artists to inpatient and outpatient settings.
Dr. Quinlan is the second of three producers on the documentary, with Lynn Harter and Evan Shaw.... Quinlan Nominated for Regional Emmy Read more >>
Grano's Book Could Lead New ScholarshipIn his new book, Dr. Dan Grano examines the (un)holy relationship of sports and religion.
As per the book description for, The Eternal Present of Sport: Rethinking Sport and Religion (Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2017), Dr. Grano "rethinks the sport-religion relationship by positioning sport as a source of theological trouble. Focusing on bodies, time, movement, and memory,... Grano's Book Could Lead New Scholarship Read more >>
Annual ezine arrives to spread good newsIt's here! Hot off the virtual presses is the 2017 Communication Matters departmental ezine. Read great stories about current students, alums, faculty and all the other Department of Communication accomplishments this academic year. With Editor Cheryl Spainhour, Student Contributors Amanda Lea and Alex Richardson and Designer Leigh Ann Privette, there's great stuff on every page.
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Journalism Students Impress at WSOC-TVA trio of the department's journalism students have impressed the professionals at a local TV station
Thanks to journalism instructor Debra Tobin, Justin Lape, Annalisha Henderson and Hali Liggins worked with WSOC-TV’s investigative producer to check the backgrounds of more than 1,000 public employees.
"This was very important work, but it was time-consuming and more... Journalism Students Impress at WSOC-TV Read more >>