Colloquium Series Fall 2016

Friday, August 26
“Welcome Back!”
A new school year brings new faces to the Department! Department members will introduce themselves at this session. Keeping with tradition, please bring an artifact to “show and tell” us something about yourself.

Friday, September 9
“Transitioning to Canvas: MU’s New Learning Management System”
Cathryn Friel, Instructional Designer, e-Learning Specialist
, MU College of Arts & Science
This session will provide an introduction to Canvas. You will learn about what Canvas offers and tips for transitioning your courses to Canvas over the next year or so.

Friday, September 23
The PCI Distinguished Lecture Series Presents: “The Demise of ‘Fact’ in Political Discourse”
Dr. Kathleen Hall Jamieson

Elizabeth Ware Packard Professor of Communication
Director, Annenberg Public Policy Center
, University of Pennsylvania

Friday, October 7
“Job Talk Presentations”
Featuring Our PhD Students on the Job Market!
This session provides the opportunity for dissertating students to practice their “job talks” to ready themselves for on-campus interviews.

Friday, November 4
National Communication Association Graduate Student Presentations
Department of Communication graduate students who will present papers and posters at the National Communication Association’s annual meeting will first share their research with their MU colleagues.

Friday, December 2

Teen Dating Violence and Substance Abuse”

Dr. Hye Jeong Choi
Assistant Professor of Health Sciences University of Missouri 


(Unless otherwise announced, all colloquia meet on Friday in 201 Switzler Hall from 3:00 – 4:00 pm)