Tag Archives: COM Week 2015

Final COM Week speaker: Listen actively, sell yourself

The communication department’s annual week-long series COM Week ended today with alumni Darin Kent advising students to use their communication education to set themselves apart from other job candidates. “The way you communicate with folks is what they remember — …

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COM Week speakers: Skills learned in class used everyday

Alumnae speakers Lisa Cox, public affairs officer for Springfield Police Department, and Meaghan Younker, talent acquisition for Leggett & Platt. spoke during Thursday’s COM Week luncheon to a record-breaking crowd of about 80 students, faculty and staff. Younker offers resume, …

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COM Week speakers: Follow passion, challenge fears

The communication department welcomed alumni Kris Inman, training and education manager for Springfield-Greene County 911 Emergency Communications, and Jason Stouder, vice president of Progressive Bike Ramps, to campus today during the annual, week-long COM Week. Inman: ‘Go for what you …

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Speaker gives grad school advice at COM Week

The luncheon/lecture part of the communication department’s annual week-long COM Week series started strong with more than 60 students, faculty and staff attending today’s presentation featuring Dr. Daniel Mansson. Mansson, an assistant communication professor at Pennsylvania State University-Hazelton, gave advice on how …

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COM Week offers career advice, free lunch

The communication department will kick off its 2015 COM Week Feb. 23-27, with this year’s focus on “The COM Degree in Action.” Lunch will be provided at each daytime session, where students can interact with alumni who will provide insights …

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