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October 22, 2010

p>Inside CCI 

 

The newsletter for College of Communication and Information faculty, staff, and students.

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CENTER FOR INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Research Symposium Speaker Announced
Bonnie Carroll, Founder and President of Information International Associates (IIa) in Oak Ridge, Tenn., and Vice Chair of the CCI Board of Visitors, will be the keynote speaker for the 33rd Annual Research Symposium to be held on February 25, 2011. Carroll’s topic is “Science, Government, and Information: Finding and Communicating the Results of Research.” 

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COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Wright wins Peabody Educator Honoree Award
Courtney Wright, assistant professor, was selected by members of the Peabody College of Vanderbilt University Roundtable as a 2010 recipient of the Peabody Educator Honoree Award. She was recognized for this honor at the Peabody Roundtable Dinner which was held on October 7th in Nashville, Tenn.

Wright was also named to the Editorial Board of Communication Research Reports in May 2010.

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INFORMATION SCIENCES

Steiner Davis presents to Fish and Wildlife Information Managers
Miriam Steiner Davis, post-doc research associate, presented, “Making Southern Appalachian Biodiversity Information Available for Decision Making:  Assessing Users’ Information Needs and Practices,” to the Organization of Fish and Wildlife Information Managers Annual Meeting on October 20, at Lake Barkley State Park in Cadiz, Kentucky.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

CCI Board of Visitors Meeting – Friday, October 22 and Saturday, October 23.

Scholarship Donor Appreciation Dinner – Friday, October 22, 6:30 p.m., Downtown Hilton.

Nashville Alumni Reception – Tuesday, October 26, 5:30-7:00 p.m., McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations, LLC.

Communication Job and Internship Fair – Wednesday, October 27, 2:00-6:00 p.m., University Center Ballroom.

CCI Homecoming Open House – Saturday, November 13, 3 hours before kickoff.

CCI Faculty/Staff Meeting – Friday, November 19, 9:00-11:00 a.m., Com 321.

Thanksgiving Holidays – UT Closed – November 25-26

Fall Semester Ends – November 30