Research Symposium

Research Symposium winners

38th Annual Research Symposium
College of Communication & Information
Patrick Auditorium
University of Tennessee
February 24, 2016
“Engaged Research: Communities, Communication, Information”    

Research Symposium

Program PDF   Registration Form

Supported by the College of Communication and Information, University of Tennessee

Time Event Location
8:30-9:00 a.m. 


Continental Breakfast

CCI 3rd Floor Lobby
9: 00 - 10:00 a.m. 

Poster presenters will be with their posters during this time to discuss the posters with judges and with symposium attendees.

A complete list of posters and presenters is provided at the end of the program.

Poster Judges:

Patrick Auditorium

(321 Communication Building) 

10:10 - 11:00 a.m. 

Panel –



Patrick Auditorium

11:10 - 11:55 a.m. 

Dr. Nancy Grant Harrington

Professor, Department of Communication & College of Public Health, University of Kentucky

Patrick Auditorium
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.


"Share Your Research Posters" on Dispay

Scripps Convergence Lab

402 Communications Bldg.

1:25 - 2:15 p.m. 

Contributed Paper Session 1


Patrick Auditorium

(321 Communication Building) 

2:30 - 3:20 p.m. 

Contributed Paper Session 2:


Patrick Auditorium

3:35 - 4:10 p.m.

 Contributed Paper Session 3:


Patrick Auditorium

4:15 p.m.

Closing and Presentation of Awards

Dr. Suzie Allard, Director, Center for Information and Communication Studies

Patrick Auditorium

Poster Presenters

Symposium Committee

  • Dr. Suzie Allard, Director, Center for Information and Communication Studies 
  • Ms. Diana Hall, Administrative Services Assistant
  • Ms. Bobbie Suttles, Center for Information and Communication Studies