First Annual Laurel Highlands Communications Conference

  • Held September 24 and 25, 2009, at the Quality Inn and Suites, Indiana, Pa.

    Over 30 presenters gathered from five institutions to share their research and scholarship.

    Presentations Included:

    • “The Need for Oral Communications and Presentation Skills in Undergraduate Programs”
    • “Media Majors’ Weekly Involvement in Mass Media and Social Networking Technologies”
    • “The Octo-Mom Phenomenon: An Analysis of Ethics and Media Sensationalism”
    • and more

    Planning Committee

    Dr. Bradley Wiggins, Christine Schaeffer, Dr. Mary Beth Leidman, and Dr. Kurt Dudt