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Special Section Considers (Un)civil Digital Society

A special journal section of the International Journal of Communication. has become available, "(Un)civil Society in Digital China." The section, co-edited by Dr. Min Jiang, UNC Charlotte associate professor of Communication Studies, explores an authoritarian state uses the Chinese Internet to concentrate and solidify its power -- in the name of civility, rationality, and order. The section also... Special Section Considers (Un)civil Digital Society Read more >>

Speech Team Represents, Hires New Leader

In with the old and with the new! A UNC Charlotte speech and debate team member qualified to attend the oldest and most prestigious public speaking competition in the United States, while the team has brought on a new director to begin in Fall 2018. Each year, the top two persuasive speakers in every state qualify to attend the Interstate Oratorical Association National Championship, which has... Speech Team Represents, Hires New Leader Read more >>

Long to Help Lead Southern States Communication Association

The new Second Vice President for the Southern States Communication Association is UNC Charlotte’s own Dr. Shawn Long, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs within College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Professor and former Chair of the Department of Communication Studies. "I am humbled and grateful to be elected to this leadership position,” Long said. “SSCA is my disciplinary regional home. It... Long to Help Lead Southern States Communication Association Read more >>