Dr. Voss presents at the NCA Convention

At the November National Communication AssociationConvention in Orlando, Journalism Coordinator Dr. Kimberly Voss presented on a few topics.

Some including:

  • “Eleanor Hart: How An Advice Columnist Guided A Florida Community And Addressed Issues of Gender and Race,” co-authored with Lance Speere. Named a top paper.
  •  “The Real Inventor of Food Journalism: The Story Behind the First New York Times Food Writer Jane Nickerson and Her Food Section, 1942-1957,”  co-authored with Lance Speere and Andra Maria Vaduva.
  • “Mad Men: Learning From and Teaching with Smart Popular Culture.”
  •  “Cecily Brownstone: A First Lady of Food Journalism.”

Dr. Voss was a journalism professor for five years at the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville before coming to the University of Central Florida. Prior to that, she was a journalism professor and newspaper advisor at the University of Wisconsin-Stout for two years. Before her time in academia, Dr. Voss was a reporter for newspapers in Milwaukee, Baltimore and St. Louis.

The National Communication Association advances communication as the discipline that studies all forms, modes, media and consequences of communication through humanistic, social scientific and aesthetic inquiry.

The NCA serves the scholars, teachers, and practitioners who are its members by enabling and supporting their professional interests in research and teaching.

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