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ECA 2023 Applied Communication Interest Group Meeting Notes

Greetings ECA Applied Communication Interest Group members,

We are only a few weeks away from the Eastern Communication Association conference in Baltimore! You may view the completed program at this link. There are tons of amazing sessions! While making your schedules for the upcoming conference, I hope you can add several of these Applied Communication Interest Group sessions:

Thursday, March 30, 2023

  • 11:30am to 12:45pm: Theory and Practice: Applied Communication in Communities
  • 1:00 to 2:15pm: Harboring Innovation in IMC: Theoretical Applications of Sports Media and IMC
  • 4:00 to 5:15pm: Case Studies in Crisis Communication: What Happened and What Was Learned

Friday, March 31, 2023

  • 8:30 to 9:45am: Communicating During and About Crisis Situations

Saturday, April 1, 2023

  • 8:30 to 9:45am: Resource Hub For Anti-Racism Praxis
  • 1:45 to 3:00pm: Top Papers in Applied Communication
  • 3:15 to 4:30pm: Applied Communication Business Meeting

If you have not yet registered for the convention, please do so soon. Here is the registration link. Also, please consider running for one of our open officer positions for the Applied Communication Interest Group. Nominations and elections will occur at the Applied Communication Business Meeting. This is a great way to get involved in ECA!

I am excited to see you in Baltimore! If you have any questions related to the Applied Communication Interest Group leading up to the conference, please let me know. My email is Thanks!

My very best,

Jordan Atkinson
University of Kansas
Chair, ECA Applied Communication Interest Group

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