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PRSA Goes to School . . . Twice!

by Suzanne Boys, Educator Associate Professor, Department of Communication, University of Cincinnati.  Suzanne is the director of the department’s Public Relations Program and faculty sponsor of UC Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), UC Influence, and Communicats This fall,

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Becoming a Health Communication Specialist: From Dream to Reality

by Carrie Farrell, senior Communication major, graduating December 2015 For the past 4 years, I have dreamt of doing one thing: Becoming a Health Communication Specialist. Originally I thought I wanted to be a nurse. I enrolled in nursing school,

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Living the (Agency) Life

by Suzanne Boys (PhD), who is an Associate Professor and the Public Relations Program Director in UC’s Department of Communication This summer, I had the privilege of spending two weeks at Ketchum Atlanta as a Plank Center Educator Fellow .

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PROFESSOR EMERITUS HENRY JISHA PASSES AWAY

by Steve Depoe, Department Head Last week, Jay Jisha notified us of the passing of his father Henry Jisha on July 8. Henry was a faculty member at UC from 1960-2000, teaching Communication and Oral Interpretation courses for forty years.

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IT PAYS TO PRACTICE

by Maureen Boeing (BA, Communication, 1989, CIC, CISR ), owner of Maureen Boeing Consulting, a firm specializing in insurance operations and automation consulting business, started after spending 22 years in insurance agencies. It pays to practice. When I was in

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NEW “UC FRIENDS OF COMMUNICATION” ORGANIZATION ISSUES CALL FOR BOARD NOMINATIONS

by Steve Depoe, Head, Department of Communication FORMATION ANNOUNCEMENT A group of UC Communication alumni, in partnership with the Department of Communication, announces the formation of the “UC Friends of Communication” alumni organization, effective July 1, 2015. The mission of

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UC Co-Op = Opportunity: How One Co-Op Assignment Kicked Off a 20-Year Career

by Nikki (Carter) Walden (BA, 1996), who was recently named one of the Department of Communication’s 50 Communication Champions. As a UC Co-Op student from 1995 to 1997, her experience turned into a nearly 20-year career with her Co-Op employer,

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