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PhD alumna Kellie Brisini selected as the 2020 recipient of the Outstanding Dissertation Award

CELEBRATIONS!

PhD alumna Kellie Brisini has been selected the 2020 recipient of the Outstanding Dissertation Award conferred by the Interpersonal Communication Division of the National Communication Association. This news came shortly after Dr. Brisini, and her spouse Travis Brisini, accepted positions in the Department of Communication Studies at Louisiana State University. The Dr.’s Brisini met on the campus of LSU and they are thrilled to work side by side in the department where it all started. Kellie, as an assistant professor, will continue her research on communication in romantic relationships and teach courses on relational communication and a conflict communication this fall. Travis will serve as a Professional in Residence, specializing in Performance Studies; he will continue his research on Environmental Communication and teach Performance of Literature and Environmental Performance. 

Congratulations to both Kellie and Travis!