From the Department Chair
Fall 2000 Issue
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Since 1969, George Stevens has been
Department of Communication. Stevens is fond
of claiming, however, that the
department never hired him.
Over the years, Stevens has joked that he was traded
from the Department of English for a table and a couple
Stevens is retiring in July.
On the Air:
students at Purdue
have created their own television show for
Boiler TV under
Department of Communication
instructor Scott Schroeder. "The more
you get involved in, the better prepared
you will be when you
get a job."
the gods said, "Let there be bowling,"
there were three
graduate students and a
journalism instructor from the Department of
Communication at Mike Aulby's
Arrowhead Bowl on Monday nights.
Alumna's Research Making a
Spirek's research has been recognized with 13 international and national
awards. But Spirek, a 1992 graduate of the Department of Communication, says that "teaching is my real
Department Hires Two New
Department will welcome a new assistant professor in health communication
and public relations and a new director of the Communication 114 classes in