Speaking Well host Dr. Greg Dickinson talks with listening and communication expert Dr. Elizabeth Parks about what constitutes listening, how we orient to listening, how listening changes brain patterns, and how to listen with empathy and intentionality as we approach the year-end and its many celebrations and remembrances. … [Read more...] about The ABCs of Listening with Dr. Elizabeth Parks
The College of Liberal Arts would like to welcome you to a new podcast that discusses important and pressing items of our times, as well as anything having to do with the College of Liberal Arts on CSU’s campus! Take a dive into topics such as freedom of speech, race and rhetoric, as well as social support structures to help individuals during hectic times.
In Episode 6, Speaking Well host and Department of Communication Studies Chair Greg Dickinson talks with Assistant Professor of Communication Studies Morgan Johnson about her research on the discourses of racial in/justice in the U.S., particularly surrounding police violence, her work supporting graduate and undergraduate students of color at Penn State, and her top … [Read more...] about Learning and Unlearning Race, Rhetoric, and Power with Dr. Morgan Johnson
In Episode 5, Speaking Well host Dr. Greg Dickinson talks with Dr. Tom Dunn about the intersection of traditional and nontraditional rhetoric, the weaponization of free speech, and the power of public speaking. … [Read more...] about Rhetoric as Civic Swiss Army Knife — Memory, Public Speaking and Free Speech with Dr. Tom Dunn
In episode 4, Speaking Well host Dr. Greg Dickinson talks with Communication Studies Associate Professor Katie Knobloch about her research on deliberative democracy. Knobloch, who calls voting a “collective act of love,” shares her insights on focusing conversations about politics on issues and the person you’re speaking with, not on politicians. … [Read more...] about Deliberative Democracy with Dr. Katie Knobloch
Welcome the College of Liberal Arts and their new department podcast titled: Speaking Well. Stay tuned for new episodes. On this episode, Dr. Kari Anderson sits down with Dr. Scott Diffrient and Beth Seymour about the ACT Human Rights Film Festival. … [Read more...] about ACT Human Rights Film Festival