2017 Conference – “Focus on Collaboration”

With the passage of the FOCUS Act in 2016, colleges and universities in Tennessee can expect to undergo an era of change. Communication and collaboration will be essential to navigating and adapting to the cultural, systemic, and organizational changes to come. How will TCA help direct the conversation and facilitate a smooth transition? What is … Continue reading

Student Film Contest Deadline Extended to July 1

The deadline for the third Tennessee Communication Association Short Film Contest and Showcase has been extended to July 1. The categories are: Commercials that are 30 – 60-seconds Documentaries that are 10-minutes or less Short films that are 10-minutes or less Include a word document with a short synopsis, category, college or university, and a … Continue reading

UofM-Lambuth Lecturer

The Department of Communication at the University of Memphis seeks a Lecturer to teach at the Lambuth Campus in Jackson, TN. A master’s in communication is required, PhD preferred. Teaching and scholarly interests should be in the area of professional and relational communication, with an ability to teach such courses as organizational, small group, and … Continue reading

Register for the 2017 Conference

Registration for the 2017 TCA Conference at Vol State is open. You can use this Word document to both register for the conference and become a member of TCA or renew your TCA membership. Register today!

Conference Hotel

The hotel for this year’s conference is the Holiday Inn Express Hendersonville. The room rate is $124 (plus tax) per night. This rate includes complimentary parking, hot breakfast, and wireless internet. Please make your reservation by August 11, 2017. Ask for TCA group rate. Holiday Inn Express Hendersonville 615 E. Main St. Hendersonville TN 37075 615.824.0022. Directions from … Continue reading

2017 Call for Papers

Please submit your paper topics/abstracts to the area chair that would be the best fit for your paper/panel no later than June 1, 2017. INTEREST GROUP CHAIRPERSONS ARGUMENTATION AND FORENSICS Robert Pratt (WSCC) robert.prattII@ws.edu CORPORATE AND ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION Janet McCormick (MTSU) Janet McCormick CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION Scott Christen (TTU) SChristen@tntech.edu INTERPERSONAL AND SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION … Continue reading

Student Festival Deadline is June 1

Please enter your students’ films in the fourth annual Tennessee Communication Association Short Film Contest and Showcase. It is free to enter and there are cash prizes for the winners. The categories are: Commercials that are 30 – 60-seconds Documentaries that are 10-minutes or less Short films that are 10-minutes or less Include a MS Word document with a … Continue reading