1994 NCA Award Winners
Donald H. Ecroyd Award for Outstanding Teaching in Higher Education
- Sheron J. Dailey, Indiana State University
Marcella E. Oberle Award for Outstanding Teaching in Grades K-12
- No award given
Michael and Suzanne Osborn Community College Outstanding Educator Award
- Darlyn R. Wolvin, Prince George's Community College
Wallace A. Bacon Lifetime Teaching Excellence Award
- Robert D. Kully
Charles H. Woolbert Research Award
- John O. Greene, “A Cognitive Approach to Human Communication: An Action Assembly Theory.” Communication Monographs 51 (1984): 288-306.
Diamond Anniversary Book Award
- Susan Herbst, Numbered Voices: How Opinion Polling Has Shaped American Politics. (University of Chicago Press, 1994).
Douglas W. Ehninger Distinguished Rhetorical Scholar Award
- Michael Calvin McGee
Franklyn S. Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression
- Franklyn Haiman, “Speech Acts” and the First Amendment (Southern Illinois University Press, 1993).
Gerald M. Phillips Award for Distinguished Applied Communication Scholarship
- Samuel L. Becker
Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards
- Carol Bruess, Ohio University. “‘Bare-Chested Hugs’ and ‘Tough Guy's Night’: An Inductive Examination of the Form and Function of Interpersonal Rituals in Marriage and Adult Friendship,” (Judy C. Pearson, advisor).
- Roy Schwartzman, University of Iowa, “Racial Science, Nazism and the Genesis of Genocide,” (John R. Lyne, advisor).
- Richard B. McGrath, Indiana University. “Rhetorical Functions of Historical Narrative: The ‘Pentagon Papers’,” (William Wiethoff, advisor).
James A. Winans-Herbert A. Wichelns Memorial Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Rhetoric and Public Address
- Thomas B. Farrell, Norms of Rhetorical Culture (Yale University Press, 1993).
Karl R. Wallace Memorial Award
- Charles Alan Taylor
Leslie Irene Coger Award for Distinguished Performance
- Raymond Schneider
Lilla A. Heston Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Interpretation and Performance Studies
- No award given
Robert J. Kibler Memorial Award
- Fern Johnson
Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award
- Kenneth E. Andersen