|Andrew Hart and Chrissy Thompson|
Three posters presentations were accepted to the conference:
"Ashland University's Greek Life: Changing Your Thoughts" by Lauren Fattlar, Andrew Hart, Sarah O'Connell, Chrissy Thompson, and Kayla Toth.
|Sarah O'Connell, Kayla Toth, and Lauren Fattlar|
"Young Team Doing Big Things: A Campaign for the Lake Erie Crushers" by Adena Siefert, Andrew Hart, Ashley Van Gilder, Chrissy Thompson, Christina Maidich, and Kate Lentz.
"Applying Expectancy Violation Theory to Skin Cancer Diagnosis" by Megan Salatino.
Dr. Theodore Avtgis, chair of the Department of Communication Studies, serves as OCA's vice president.
Dr. Dariela Rodriguez, assistant professor and Sport Communication Coordinator in the Department of Communication Studies, serves as OCA's conference coordinator.
Dr. Kimberly Field-Springer also attended and participated on a panel discussion.
This is the second year that the department has sent students to the conference. This year's theme was "Keystones of Communication: Scholarship, Spirit, and Service". The conference encourages opportunities for engagement in thought-provoking, meaningful, scholarly discussions, as well as, networking opportunities with colleagues from across Ohio and beyond.