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Essential Skills

Listen. Speak. Negotiate. Advocate. Interact Effectively.

Learn skills that will benefit every interpersonal and workplace situation. Available to all students.

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Small Group Communication

Collaboration is key to success. Become a more effective group member: help your team disagree productively, generate ideas and create unique, collective solutions. Register Now!

Intercultural Communication

Intercultural Communication

What does it mean to be thrown into contact with others whose lifestyles and values differ from one's own?  Explore cultural awareness, perception, obstacles to understanding, and recognition of differences as resources. Register Now!

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Effective Listening

Listening is the heart of effective communication. Examine the effects of listening on learning, personal relationships, and public interaction. Work to improve listening proficiency in this practical course. Register Now!

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Public Presentations

Do you wish you could connect more strongly, communicate more creatively when you speak to groups? Polish your public presentation skills in this practical course led by a professional communication coach.. Register Now!


Speaking With Awareness and Authenticity

Are you reluctant to speak in a group? In a supportive environment learn how to unblock your authentic voice, transform nervous distraction into confident action and create clear, purposeful spoken messages that engage listeners. Register Now!

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Lisa Davidson Presents at Teachers' Conference

Lisa Davidson, communication studies faculty, presented at the International Christian Community for Teacher Education conference in May 2014.


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August 23, 2014

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...


August 27, 2014

Prior Learning Assessment Information Session

For those interested in receiving college credit for documented college-level learning from employment, volunteer work, or other learning experienc...


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