Colloquium Series Fall 2017

Friday, August 25
“Welcome Back!”
A new school year brings new faces to the Department! We will introduce ourselves at this session. Keeping with tradition, please bring an artifact to “show and tell” us something about yourself.

Friday, September 8
“Affective Publics: News Storytelling, Sentiment and Twitter”
Dr. Zizi Papacharissi
Professor and Head of the Department of Communication Professor of Political Science
University of Illinois at Chicago

Friday, September 22
“Disruptive Methodologies”
Dr. Candace Kuby
Associate Professor
College of Education, University of Missouri

Friday, October 6
3:00‐4:30 pm

“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, October 20
“Misrepresentations and Descriptions of White Male Shooters”
Dr. Cynthia Frisby
Professor, School of Journalism, University of Missouri Research Associate, Media & Diversity Center

Friday, November 10
3:004:30 pm
National Communication Association Graduate Student Presentations
Department of Communication graduate students who will present papers and posters at NCA’s annual meeting will first share their research with their MU colleagues.

Friday, December 1
“Research from the Political Communication Institute”
Political Communication Institute (PCI)
Department of Communication, University of Missouri

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