BETHANY, W.Va. - The Bethany College Communication Department will host several days of communication lectures and panels during the week of Monday, April 9 through Friday, April 13; concluding with an awards banquet and brunch on Sunday, April 15, in honor of communication students.

The 45th Annual Communication Week will be themed as “The Wide World of Communication” which will focus on the various outlets in communication. Events for the week are as follows:
Monday, April 9, 2007
7 p.m. Academic Parlor
Professional Panel- “Communicating Across Media Boundaries”
            - Mike King, Assistant Professor, Communication, Bethany College
            - Jeff Flick, Principal of BD&E (marketing firm in Pittsburgh)
            - Crystal Cox, Editor, Wirt County Journal
            - Dean Iampietro, News Producer, WPXI-TV Pittsburgh
Moderated by Dr. Patrick Sutherland, Chair, Communication Department
Wednesday, April 11, 2007
7 p.m. Academic Parlor
Bethany College Panel- “Humor is the New News”
            - Dr. Jeff Fisher, Chair, Dept. of Philosophy, Bethany College
            - Prof. Ted Pauls, Associate Professor, Communication, Bethany College
            - Dr. Patrick Sutherland, Chair, Communication Dept., Bethany College
            - Matt Heim, WTOV-9 News Producer, Bethany Alumnus Class of ‘06
Moderated by Julianne Kurpiewski and Zack Moinet, Senior Fellows, Communication
Friday, April 13, 2007
11 a.m. Academic Parlor
Dr. Richard Doetkott, Chapman University (California) Professor of Communication Conducts workshops on Public Speaking
Sunday, April 15, 2007
12:30 p.m. Back Dining Room-Commons-Bethany College
45th Annual Awards Banquet and Communication Department Brunch
*All communications majors welcome*