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  • my return to (teaching) public speaking

    After living the past twelve years in the realm of teacher education and technology, I elected this year to return to my communication roots. For the one course I am allowed to teach (as Department Chair), I chose to go outside of the College of Education and Human Services into the School of Communication to teach CMST […]

  • My Scholarly Love Letter to Neil Postman

    Last week I had the privilege of delivering a guest lecture in Christopher McKinley’s “Introduction to Communication and Media Arts” course among 135 undergraduate students. My 25-minute presentation emerged as quite the scholarly love letter to the late Neil Postman, who was my doctoral advisor in media ecology at New York University from 1995-1998. My lecture is […]