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Mary Newman


Mary Austin Newman, Ph.D., Speech Communication, Pennsylvania State U.; M.A. Drama, University of Houston; B.S. Speech, Stephen F. Austin State University

Representative professional positions: Director of Training, Defense Team, Booz-Allen and Hamilton, McLean, VA; Visiting Professor, Speech Communication, Oklahoma State University, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, Professor of Speech Communication, Houston Baptist University; Professor of Systems Management, University of Southern California, University of Denver; Professor and Associate Director, International Management Master’s Program, Whitworth College, Spokane, WA; Associate Professor of Communication and Management, University of Maryland, Europe and Asia; Assistant Professor of Speech Communication, Pennsylvania State University.

Professional Memberships: Alpha Chi (scholarship), Alpha Psi Omega (Drama), Delta Kappa Gamma (Education), Rotary International, Wharton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

WCJC Projects: Speak Out!, student speeches – historical presentation program each semester; Coordinator, President’s Lecture Series 

Office Hours:

MWF 10:00-11:00 AM, M 5:30-6:00PM,TTR 8:30-9:30AM 

Education:

  • Ph.D., Speech, Pennsylvania State University;
  • M.A., Theatre, University of Houston,
  • B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University

Courses Taught:

  • Speech 1315 Public Speaking,
  • Speech 1318 Interpersonal Communication,
  • Speech 1321 Business and Professional Communication

Areas of Interest:

Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Business and Professional Communication, Conflict Management, Mediation, Intercultural Communication - teaching courses, consulting, leading seminars, platform speaking - in these subject areas.

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Last Updated: 12/5/16