Cooke-Jackson receives award for outstanding scholarship
September 09, 2011
Assistant Professor of Communication Studies Angela Cooke-Jackson attended the World Communication Association conference in Lima, Peru, where she presented a paper and received an award for Outstanding Scholarship. Her paper entitled, "A World of Difference: Unraveling the conversations African American mothers have with their adult daughters to negotiate diabetes" was recognized as Best Conference Paper in qualitative research.
Faculty experts can comment on the upcoming 2013 Boston mayoral race as well as a range of political stories, including initial coverage and ongoing developments leading up to the Massachusetts gubernatorial race in November 2014.
Dr. Angela N. Hosek and her colleague Dr. Rebecca DiVerniero received the Top Paper Award (out of 155 papers submitted) for their project titled, "Twitter as a Classroom Tool: Exploring the Use, Benefits, and Downfalls from the Perspectives of Instructors and Students," from the Human Communication and Technology Division. Dr. Hosek was also on the Top Panel for the Basic Course Division. Both took place at the National Communication Association Annual Meeting in November.