Assistant Professor Prashant Rajan presented at MIT’s Innovation Lab Workshop on December 4, 2018. His presentation titled “Making when ends don’t meet: Why product innovation by households living on the margins matters”, focused on the need for corporations and governments to facilitate collaboration between users in low-income communities during innovation development. Prashant explained how collaborative innovation … Continue reading Assistant Professor Prashant Rajan Presents at MIT Innovation Lab Workshop
Krista Klocke won best student paper from the American Society for the History of Rhetoric Organization at the National Communication Association conference in Salt Lake City in November. Krista also presented the paper, titled “Sacred Kairos and Secular Chronos: Angelina Grimke’s Negotiation of the Temporal and Eternal in the ‘Pennsylvania Hall Address,” in the “Virtue, … Continue reading PhD Student in Rhetoric & Professional Communication Wins Best Student Paper
Professor Stacy Tye-Williams, along with members of the National Communication Association Anti-Bullying Task Force, conducted a workshop series on bullying for hospital employees at the Shriners Hospital in Salt Lake City on November 6, 2018. Stacy is the co-chair of the task force, which consists of ten other members from universities across the country. The … Continue reading Stacy Tye-Williams Participates in Bullying Workshop Series
Professor Jo Mackiewicz, Senior Lecturer Jenny Aune, and Professor Emeritus Donna Kienzler co-authored the 12th Edition of Business and Administrative Communication, which was released on September 24, 2018. Congratulations! Locker Team Jo Mackiewicz, Jenny Aune
Congratulations to Professor Charlie Kostelnick for winning the Kitty O. Locker Outstanding Researcher Award at the Association for Business Communication (ABC) conference in October. At the conference, he also presented Pervasive and Perplexing Pies: Our Uneasy Relationship with a Data Display Genre.
Lori Peterson, Managing Editor for the Journal of Business and Technical Communication, recently won the 2018 Honorary Distinguished Service Award from the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) for her significant contributions to the field. The CPTSC brings together faculty, administrators, and researchers of technical, professional, and scientific communication.
The English main office and support staff will hold the following office hours during fall and winter breaks this year. Fall Break: Monday, November 19-Wednesday, November 21: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., with limited staff available. Thursday, November 22-Friday, November 23: Closed, University Holidays Winter Break: Monday, December 17-Friday, December 21: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 … Continue reading Fall and Winter Break Main Office Hours