Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Organizational Communication Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

9,154 Full-Text Articles 1,318 Authors 762,739 Downloads 145 Institutions

All Articles in Organizational Communication

Faceted Search

9,154 full-text articles. Page 5 of 134.

Empowering The Plus Size Body Using Dance As Therapy, Ashley Sampson 2019 Lesley University

Empowering The Plus Size Body Using Dance As Therapy, Ashley Sampson

Expressive Therapies Capstone Theses

In Western society, having the “ideal” body image and size is a societal issue. It is advertised throughout media outlets that the “ideal” body is what should be desired, and any other body type is “abnormal”. This capstone thesis focused on the effectiveness of dance as therapy and changing the perspectives of all body types, to support and empower all bodies including plus-sized bodies. The use of individual interviews, in an open dialogue model, with a select few members (3) of Soul thru Sole, including the CEO of the dance company; which focuses on empowering women no matter their age ...


Prestigious Walmart Scholars Programs Picks Local Student And Alumna, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Prestigious Walmart Scholars Programs Picks Local Student And Alumna, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Jessica Ward, a fourth-year professional pharmacy major from Gallipolis, Ohio, has been accepted into the prestigious Walmart Scholars Program for students considering a career in academic pharmacy.


The Impact Of Bureaucracy, Power, And Structure On The Black Graduate Student Experience, Demetria Scherell Green 2019 Missouri State University

The Impact Of Bureaucracy, Power, And Structure On The Black Graduate Student Experience, Demetria Scherell Green

MSU Graduate Theses

This thesis utilizes muted group theory to understand the impact bureaucratic structure has on Black graduate students at predominantly white institutions. Muted group theory is used to inform individuals of the impact power functions have on both verbal and nonverbal communication. The premises of the theory focus on the lack of underrepresented voices present in policies, structures, and organizations. In order to gain clarity on the experiences of Black graduate students in particular, the use of qualitative data gathering provided unique insights to answer the research questions guiding this study. A focus group was first used to generate key themes ...


Trustees Focus On Mission, Comprehensive Campaign, And New Physician Assistant Program, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Trustees Focus On Mission, Comprehensive Campaign, And New Physician Assistant Program, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Advancing the institution and expanding graduate programs were the focus of the Cedarville University Board of Trustees at its annual spring meeting May 3, 2019. Trustees approved new mission and vision statements, five new graduate programs and 10 faculty members, while also moving forward on a comprehensive fundraising initiative that would expand the university’s infrastructure, fund scholarships, and advance academic and student life initiatives.


Family Nurse Practitioner Program Ranked 8th In Nation, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Family Nurse Practitioner Program Ranked 8th In Nation, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Cedarville University’s Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program is one of the leading programs in the United States, according to OnlineCollegePlan. In its most recent ranking, OnlineCollegePlan ranked Cedarville’s FNP program No. 8 in the United States.


Molecular Biology Campers Arrive June 3-7, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Molecular Biology Campers Arrive June 3-7, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

This summer, Cedarville University will host high school students and incoming college freshmen for the first Molecular Biology Camp June 3-7. The $400 camp registration fee includes all meals, housing, activities, supplies and a T-shirt.


Packaging Hope: Senior Project Sends Medical Care, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Packaging Hope: Senior Project Sends Medical Care, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Backpacks and coolers are staples of college life. But combining the two to save lives in developing nations? Welcome to Rose Thompson’s senior capstone project.


Ouachita’S Academic Awards Banquet Honors Student Achievements, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau 2019 Ouachita Baptist University

Ouachita’S Academic Awards Banquet Honors Student Achievements, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Ouachita Baptist University recently honored students at its 2019 Academic Awards Banquet. The event recognized various academic and leadership achievements by students throughout the 2018-2019 academic year. The annual banquet is sponsored by Ouachita’s Student Senate.


Melissa Lee Wins Ouachita’S 2019 Virginia Queen Piano Competition, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau 2019 Ouachita Baptist University

Melissa Lee Wins Ouachita’S 2019 Virginia Queen Piano Competition, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Melissa Lee, a sophomore music major from Singapore, won first place in Ouachita Baptist University’s 2019 Virginia Queen Piano Competition on May 3.


Ouachita Honors 345 Graduates During 132nd Spring Commencement, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau 2019 Ouachita Baptist University

Ouachita Honors 345 Graduates During 132nd Spring Commencement, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Ouachita Baptist University celebrated 345 graduates during its 132nd spring commencement on Saturday, May 11, with university officials conferring Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Music Education, Bachelor of Fine Arts and Associate of Arts degrees. Dr. Ben Sells, Ouachita president, presided over the annual commencement exercises.


Healthy Healthcare Relationship Reflected In Symposium, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Healthy Healthcare Relationship Reflected In Symposium, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Cedarville University’s School of Pharmacy will host the annual Dayton Area Society of Health-System Pharmacists (DASHP) symposium on Saturday, May 18. DASHP is the local chapter of the Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists (OSHP) and actively partners with Cedarville University. This is the ninth year Cedarville has hosted the symposium, a reflection of a helpful, long-term partnership between healthcare organizations.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, WKU Registrar 2019 Western Kentucky University

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates with order of exercises for all WKU campuses. Includes biography of Sam Bush, recipient of the honorary doctorate of fine arts.


The Impact Organizational Factors Have On Role Ambiguity Amongst School Social Workers, Melissa Kichura 2019 Abilene Christian University

The Impact Organizational Factors Have On Role Ambiguity Amongst School Social Workers, Melissa Kichura

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to explore what organizational factors increase or decrease role ambiguity amongst school social workers. This study attempted to provide practical information for schools on the influence of specific organizational factors on role ambiguity so that they can provide a supportive work environment for school social workers and students. A cross-sectional survey design was used to provide a snapshot of the current organizational factors impacting the ambiguity of school social work roles from a sample of 73 members of the School Social Work Association of America. Some findings were not congruent with the literature. The ...


Cedarville Newsroom Awarded “Best Of Show” By Dayton Prsa, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Cedarville Newsroom Awarded “Best Of Show” By Dayton Prsa, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

It was a banner night for Cedarville University at the 2019 Dayton Area Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) annual PRism Awards ceremony held at The Dayton Club. Dayton PRSA presented 20 awards to public relations individuals and organizations.


Stepping Up For Ouachita 10th Anniversary Luncheon To Honor Three Ouachita Mothers: Livia Dunklin, Betty Tollett And Kathy Whisenhunt, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau 2019 Ouachita Baptist University

Stepping Up For Ouachita 10th Anniversary Luncheon To Honor Three Ouachita Mothers: Livia Dunklin, Betty Tollett And Kathy Whisenhunt, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Ouachita Baptist University’s annual Stepping Up for Ouachita luncheon is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year in its efforts to raise scholarships for female Ouachita students. This year’s benefit will honor three Ouachita mothers: Livia Dunklin, Betty Tollett and Kathy Whisenhunt. It will be held on Friday, Nov. 15, at the Chenal Country Club in Little Rock, Ark.


Cedarville Pharmacy Residency Match Rate Exceeds National Average, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Cedarville Pharmacy Residency Match Rate Exceeds National Average, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

The 2019 Cedarville University School of Pharmacy doctoral candidates for 2019 have a residency program match rate of 80%, surpassing the national average of 64%.


Showing Love On The U.S.-Mexico Border, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Showing Love On The U.S.-Mexico Border, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Illegal immigration is at the forefront of today’s news and political debates, and for many Americans that’s all it is, talk. But for those living in cities by the Mexican border, immigration becomes much more real.

For years, Dr. John Tarwater, assistant professor of finance at Cedarville University, lived and worked in the McAllen, Texas, a predominantly hispanic community along the U.S.-Mexico border. He served as vice president at Rio Grande Bible Ministries and the ministry’s college, El Seminario Bíblico Rio Grande.


Six Ouachita Science Students Selected To Present At National Conference On Undergraduate Research, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau 2019 Ouachita Baptist University

Six Ouachita Science Students Selected To Present At National Conference On Undergraduate Research, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Six Ouachita Baptist University students from the Patterson School of Natural Sciences were selected to present their independent research projects at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) held at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Ga., April 11-13. NCUR is a biennial event that brings together students, faculty and academic professionals interested in the improvement and promotion of undergraduate research.


Archiving Warren Wiersbe Sermons For The World To Hear, Mark D. Weinstein 2019 Cedarville University

Archiving Warren Wiersbe Sermons For The World To Hear, Mark D. Weinstein

News Releases

Dr. Warren Wiersbe, a prominent 20th-century pastor, was the senior pastor at The Moody Church in Chicago from 1971 to 1978. During that time, more than 360 of his sermons were recorded and then left untouched. Until now.


Ouachita’S Cole Jester Wins Ouachita-Henderson State’S Annual Business Plan Competition, Abby Turner, Ouachita News Bureau 2019 Ouachita Baptist University

Ouachita’S Cole Jester Wins Ouachita-Henderson State’S Annual Business Plan Competition, Abby Turner, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Ouachita Baptist University teams won first, second and fifth place in this year’s OBU/HSU Business Plan Competition, held on Henderson State University’s campus April 23. Senior Cole Jester earned first place in the competition for his business plan, Bone Dri, along with a $4,000 cash prize.


Digital Commons powered by bepress