SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - Wittenberg’s Honors Convocation, an annual event each spring honoring Wittenberg’s brightest scholars, was held April 13, 2007 in Weaver Chapel. Although awards were given to those in every discipline, several Communication majors were honored for their outstanding academic and athletic accomplishments.
The Department of Communication had the honor of presenting Dr. Mark Orbe as the Speaker for the Spring 2009 Colloquium. His talks on race and rhetoric in reality television and it's implications for "real world" perceptions engaged students throughout his multiple appearances on campus. Thanks to Dr. Orbe and all of the people that made these events possible!
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio- John de Graaf, documentary filmmaker, author, and social critic, will be addressing the Wittenberg community on Thursday, March 29. His colloquium, highlighting his recent work, “Motherhood Manifesto,” will focus on U.S. family rights policies and how they affect Americans. Co-sponsored by the Departments of Education, Communication, Economics, and Sociology, the colloquium will begin at 4 p.m. in Kissell Auditorium.
Communication major/Music minor Ostrander, Ohio “I never really surrounded myself with other musicians in high school, but here at Wittenberg, I have met and played with some really cool people who just love to make music.”