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Kivi Leroux Miller to keynote at 2015 TCU Nonprofit Communicators Conference

FORT WORTH, Texas  – The TCU Nonprofit Communicators Conference will celebrate its seventh annual gathering on Friday, May 22, 2015, with Kivi Leroux Miller as the keynoter. The conference is organized and sponsored by the TCU School of Strategic Communication. Cost is just $35.   Miller’s keynote—”Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising Trends: What’s Hot and What’s Not”—will focus… Read more »

STCO Faculty and Students to Travel to Panama in May

The School of Strategic Communication has embarked on a “Discovering Global Citizenship” initiative with a Panama-based non-governmental organization. Wetlands International Latin America Caribbean.    TCU’s Global Academy hosted Wetlands International on campus in October, and several of the school’s faculty members met Julio Montes de Oca Lugo, head of Wetlands’ Panama office.  Also, Dr. Wendy… Read more »

Recent Research Published by STCO Faculty

The following are recent research endeavors completed and published by the faculty in the School of Strategic Communication: Journal Publications: Bright, Laura F., Susan Bardi Kleiser, and Stacy Landreth Grau (2015 – in press). Too Much Facebook?: An Exploratory Examination of Social Media Fatigue. Computers in Human Behavior, Volume 44, pp. 148 – 155. Coleman,… Read more »

Alumni Updates

Are you an alum with a new job or career change? Please send your updates to us at and include your graduation year, and we’ll share them here.  

STCO Office Under Construction!

The School of Strategic Communication offices in Moudy South Room 227 will be closed for construction beginning Friday, December 19, 2014 until we return from our break on Monday, January 5, 2015. You may email during regular business hours should you require immediate assistance. If you are a graduate student in need of assistance,… Read more »

Texas organization recognizes strategic communication professors

The Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers awarded the Cheryl A. Soward Communicator of Distinction Award to Drs. Laura Bright and Jacqueline Lambiase this summer. “This award is TAMIO’s way of remembering someone who brought a lot of light to our organization and our profession,” said TAMIO past president Tom Bryson, “and it lets us… Read more »

Two professors win top research award

Drs. Julie O’Neil and Jacqueline Lambiase won the top teaching paper award from the Public Relations Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication in August 2014.   Their paper, titled Considering Certification?: An Analysis of Universities’ Communication Certificates and Feedback from Public Relations Professionals, won the Wilcox Award and a $500… Read more »

TCU to host second Certified Public Communicator Program

The Bob Schieffer College of Communication, TCU Extended Education, and the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) have partnered together to offer the second year of the Certified Public Communicator Program. TCU will host the program from July 27 through August 1. This certificate program “offers leadership training and rigorous post-baccalaureate education for public information managers and communication… Read more »