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Awards
The Department of Communication student honors and awardees for 2021.
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Avantaea Siefke '22 has been accepted to the ASA Honors Program for the summer of 2021, where she will present a paper.
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Caroline Bremer '21 Charles J. Ping Student Service awardee
Caroline Bremer '21, a global commerce and communication double major, has been awarded a 2021 Charles J. Ping Student Service Award.
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Alumni
Jé-Vonna Sampson '14, NYC & Company’s Manager of Borough Relations & Member Programs, is recognized by Destinations International as a 30 Under 30.
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Faculty
Denison University's Board of Trustees has awarded tenure to Omedi Ochieng.
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Faculty
An effective college education requires a robust conception of trust, says Prof. Jeff Kurtz in an Inside Higher Ed essay.
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Chloe Sferra '20
Student News
Communication & English major Chloe Sferra '20 has been named a Fulbright finalist for South Korea.
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Oyauma Garrison '96
Oyauma Garrison '96, president and CEO for A Kid Again, is a finalist for Columbus CEO of the Year.
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KC Crain '02
Alumni
KC Crain has been named CEO of Crain Communications Inc., the Detroit-based, family-owned media company of more than 20 publications.
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Tony Hall '64
Former congressman and US ambassador Tony Hall '64 was named the recipient of 2020 Peace Prize by the Dayton Peace Accords Anniversary Committee.
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KeyBank VP Shaquira Johnson '98 (Communication major) has been chosen to lead the revenue team of Northeast Ohio's Boys & Girls Club.
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Research & Internships
Summer scholar research projects completed in the communication department in Summer 2020.
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Alumni
As a VP for Universal Music Group Nashville, Lori Christian '00 works with some top names in music: Alan Jackson, Carrie Underwood, and Kacey Musgraves.
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Discussion between two people
Faculty
An article about communication modes references Professor Lisbeth Lipari's work.
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Prof. Omedi Ochieng
Faculty
Prof. Omedi Ochieng was a guest of David Rutledge's ABC radio' show "The Philosophy Hour" to discuss nihilism and utopia.
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Laura Russell
Faculty
Prof. Laura Russell in conversation with Denison parent Frank Agin about the value of conversation.
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Fake/Fact blocks
Student News
Nick Farrell '12 thinks “fake news” is an education problem — and we need to increase media literacy.
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Hannah Patacca '20
Awards & Honors
Communication major Hannah Patacca ‘20 has been honored with the Kussmaul Award.
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Awards & Honors
Jaden Richeson '20, a music and communication double major, was awarded Denison's President's Medal, the college's highest student honor.
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Awards & Honors
Lariona Jacobs '20, an Anthropology/Sociology & Communication double major, was awarded Denison's President's Medal, the college's highest student honor.
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Awards & Honors
Alina Panek '20, a Comm. major with a Narrative Journalism concentration, was awarded Denison's President's Medal, the college's highest student honor.
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Awards & Honors
The department announces the scholarships and awards recipients for the 2019-2020 academic year.
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Niyah Gonzalez '16
Television journalist Niyah Gonzalez '16 will join Todd Unger as the news anchor for KXXV's 5, 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts in Waco, Texas.
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Emily Merrell '09
Alumni
Entrepreneur Emily Merrell '09 majored in Spanish & Comm., worked for Tory Burch & now leads Six Degrees Society, with chapters across the US.
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Chloe Rekow riding a camel
Alumni
Chloe Rekow ' 13 is serving as Peace Corps volunteer in youth development in Morocco.
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Drag Scene
Student News
Socially conservative Serbia might not seem a natural stage for gender-bending performance artists, but Monica Starr '20 finds a burgeoning presence.
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Lauren Hannan Shafer
Lauren Hannan Shafer '88 has just been named CEO of Cincinnati's ArtWorks, a nonprofit that employs youth to create art and community impact.
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Niyah Gonzalez '16
Communication major Niyah Gonzalez '16 is a news reporter with ABC in Nebraska.
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Faculty
Fact-checking is a necessary part of today's culture says Assistant Professor Sangeet Kumar.
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Melanie Wine Tolan '91
Alumni
Roanoke College has appointed Melanie Wine Tolan '91 as executive director of Marketing and Communications.
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