Register for the 2018 Convention

Registration for the 2018 TCA Convention, September 7-8, 2018, to be held at Nashville State Community College is now open. The 2018 Conference theme is Communicating Peace and Calm to a World in Crisis. You can use this Word document  (TCA 2018-2019 Membership Form) to both register for the Conference and become a member of TCA or renew … Continue reading

Convention Hotel

The hotel for this year’sConvention 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 Volunteer … Continue reading

2018 Call for Papers

Deadline for faculty poster/papers/panels submission to chairs; student paper submissions to Patrick Richey; and student film submissions to Matthew Lawson:  May 31, 2018. Chairs are: Argumentation & Forensics – Rob Pratt – Corporate & Organizational – Robert Baron – Curriculum & Instruction – Scott Christen – Interpersonal & Small Group – Teresa … 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

2017 Convention – “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