University of Southern Indiana

Communications Symposium

Each spring semester, USI's Communications Department and the Scripps Howard Center for Media Studies present a symposium on the impact of social media on communications.

Social Media Wordcloud2016 Communications Symposium
Social Media: Your Crisis Lifeline
7 p.m., Monday, February 29, 2016
Carter Hall, University Center West
University of Southern Indiana Campus

Featured Speakers

"Crisis Communications in Public Health: Difficulties, Realities, Possibilities"

  • Kristen Nordlund*,¬†Health Communication Specialist for the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
  • Dr. Glen Nowak,¬†Director of the Center for Health and Risk Communication at the University of Georgia

*Dave Daigle, Associate Director for Communications for the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, has been dispatched to Brazil to respond to the outbreak of the Zika virus and will not be able to attend the symposium as originally scheduled.

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