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Summer Events and Conferences

February 6, 2020
NCA/AFA Conference

Doctoral Honors Seminar | June 7-10 

Fort Collins, Colorado

The NCA Doctoral Honors Seminar (DHS) brings together promising doctoral students and distinguished faculty members from across the discipline and around the nation to discuss current topics in Communication. The 2020 DHS will be held June 7-10 at Colorado State University. The theme of this year’s seminar is, “Engaging the Responsibilities of Communication: Research, Teaching, and Communities.” Visit the NCA website for more information, including faculty seminar leaders and the application process. Application deadline: March 6.

DHS Artwork

Institute for Faculty Development | July 12-18

St. Paul, Minnesota

The NCA Institute for Faculty Development, also known as the “Hope Conference,” is a small conference that provides undergraduate Communication faculty members opportunities to solicit feedback on scholarship, to build collaborative research and pedagogical relationships, to learn about new directions in theory and pedagogy, and to develop new course area expertise. The 2020 conference will be held July 12-18 at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota. Learn more here.