Communication Studies focuses on critical inquiry into the performative, relational, rhetorical, social, cultural and ideological functions of language, performance and media.
When Meghan Brindley ’08 joined the Southwestern community as a first-year student, she had no way of knowing, or even imagining, the opportunities that would come her way.
Now, 10 years later as a strategic success consultant with Spredfast—a social media management company in Austin—Brindley reflects on how her Southwestern Experience prepared her to take advantage of those opportunities and create her own success.
Dr. Renegar, Associate Professor of Communication Studies, co-authored an article entitled “‘When God Gives you AIDS … Make Lemon-AIDS’: Ironic Persona and Perspective by Incongruity in Sarah Silverman’s Jesus is Magic” in Western Journal of Communication special issue “Rhetorical Principles and Popular Culture Performances.”
Advising Award goes to an environmental studies professor