The IUP Department of Communications Media will host the first annual Laurel Highlands Communications Conference, to be held September 24–25, 2009. at the Quality Inn and Suites. The main conference day and keynote address will be Thursday, September 24, and there will be additional sessions on Friday, September 25.
The theme for this year’s conference is Communications Media and Instructional Technology in Economically Changing Times. We are thrilled to have Mr. Michael Young, vice president of KDKA Radio, present on “The Resiliency and Relevance of Radio” as our general session keynote address. Dr. Elzar Camper, of East Stroudsburg University, will speak on “The Importance of Public Policy: Technology, Brain Fitness, and Neuroplasticity” at the inaugural keynote luncheon address.