CATEGORIES: Students

Employers stress the need for college grads to have strong oral skills

Tina Coffelt, lead author of the study and an assistant professor of communication studies and English, says one-third of employers surveyed identified strong verbal skills more than written, visual or electronic communication skills. The results do not diminish the need for these other skills, but more likely reflect usage.

CATEGORIES: Notable, Students

Board of Regents approves new B.A. in Criminal Justice

This spring, the Board of Regents approved to establish a new Bachelor of Arts Program in Criminal Justice in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The program will transition from an interdisciplinary studies major to a standalone program that will enhance the visibility of the program.