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July 28, 2015
New Research
Education
Washington, DC - RateMyProfessors.com is the largest online source for student-generated ratings of college and university professors. Millions of students have evaluated professors on the site,...
July 24, 2015
New Research
Bullying, Technology
Washington, DC - Cyberbullying is drawing increasing attention, with online activity soaring and a larger number of bullying cases resulting in tragedy. “ Bystander Intervention in Cyberbullying ,” a...
June 4, 2015
New Research
Education, Technology
Washington, DC - Mobile devices are ubiquitous—including in the college classroom. Instructors across disciplines now compete with a host of electronic stimuli for students’ attention. But to what...
May 14, 2015
Experts Available
Race/Class/Gender, Social Justice
Washington, DC - Unrest in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray has sparked national conversations about joblessness, race, and police violence that have been simmering for years. Gray’s...
March 12, 2015
Discipline News
NCA News
Washington, DC - The National Communication Association (NCA) announces the establishment of the Orlando L. Taylor Distinguished Scholarship Award in Africana Communication, named for the association...
February 24, 2015
Discipline News
NCA News
Washington , DC - 2015 marks the centennial of the National Communication Association’s Quarterly Journal of Speech ( QJS ). During the course of its 100-year history, QJS has been at the forefront...
February 13, 2015
New Research
Health, Relationships
Washington, DC - A massive 6.7 percent of the U.S. population suffers from depressive disorders each year. Along with causing pessimism, irritability, and exhaustion, depression also affects people’s...
February 11, 2015
Association News
NCA News
Congratulations to the following 2015 election winners who will serve our association, and thanks to all of the candidates who demonstrated a generous commitment to service by running for office...
December 15, 2014
New Research
Race/Class/Gender, Social Justice
Washington, DC - In the current climate of increasingly strained race relations in cities across the United States, how can communities engage in productive rather than destructive struggle to become...
December 5, 2014
New Research
Employment, Technology
Washington, DC - A recent article in the Journal of Applied Communication Research discusses the practice of cybervetting potential employees online as part of the recruitment process. Is such...
November 25, 2014
Discipline News
NCA News
Washington, DC - The National Communication Association (NCA) honored 33 members with awards Saturday night at its 100 th Annual Convention in Chicago. The convention celebrated a century of of...
November 12, 2014
Event
NCA News
Washington, DC - From November 20 to 23, the National Communication Association (NCA) will gather thousands of scholars, teachers, and practitioners at its 100 th Annual Convention in Chicago, the...
October 28, 2014
Discipline News
Education, NCA News
Washington, DC - Communication Education , one of the National Communication Association’s 11 scholarly journals, is celebrating the association’s 100 th anniversary with a special issue devoted to...
October 23, 2014
New Research
Free Speech
Washington, DC - One billion Facebook users generate 2.7 billion “likes” per day (or 1,875,000 every minute). Increasingly, social media has become a form of social and political engagement, and 47...
October 9, 2014
Experts Available
Technology
Washington, DC - Not long after the World Wide Web gained acceptance by the general public in the early 1990s, scholars, policy makers, and others detected significant discrepancies in use among...
October 3, 2014
Association News
NCA News
Washington, DC - The National Communication Association (NCA), the association representing thousands of the nation’s Communication scholars and teachers, will celebrate its 100 th anniversary this...