Robert KastenbaumAuthor, professor, and playwright Robert Jay Kastenbaum, 80, passed away July 24 in Tempe, Arizona.

Professor Lee Gutkind, together with associate professor Amira de la Garza, coordinated two public programs for ASU graduate students in Gutkind's Creative Nonfiction course to tell the stories the

Dr. Pauline Cheong, associate professor, has interviewed more than 100 church and temple leaders of various faiths, from Catholics to Buddhists, on the use of new and social media.

The Hugh Downs School faculty and graduate students received top paper awards and recognitions at the Western States Communication Association’s convention in Reno, Nevada on February 15-19, 2013.

Jill Schiefelbein, Hugh Downs School instructor and alum, participated in the 13th Annual NFL Players Networking Event on February 2, 2013 in New Orleans, LA.

Associate professor Olga Davis, in affiliation with the Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, participated in a heart health promotion event, "Health Disparities in Our Community: Reflection

Dr. Kory Floyd's research on the relationship between affectionate communication and physical health is featured in the ASU news. Dr.

Sarah Tracy, associate professor, offers tips on how to map out a plan to achieve your goals, whether a 2014 resolution, travel plans, or a new hobby.

The Hugh Downs School faculty and graduate students will receive top paper and research awards at the National Communication Association’s national convention in Orlando, Florida on November 15-18,

H.L. “Bud” Goodall, Jr., professor in the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication, passed away on August 24 at the age of 59 after a 15-month struggle with pancreatic cancer. Dr.

CSC and HDSHC welcomes postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Nathaniel Greenberg, to the Center for Strategic Communication (CSC) and The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication. Dr.

Summer 2012 was a busy period for Professor Benjamin Broome, who was involved in three global engagement projects.

Jill Schiefelbein's (B.A. 2004; M.A. 2006) business, Impromptu Guru), was named the 2012 Rookie of the Year at the annual Gilbert, Arizona Business Awards on June 26, 2012.

ASU's Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center featured Olga Idriss Davis and her health literacy research team in their spring newsletter

Dr. Pauline Hope Cheong was interviewed by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, RadioNation recently on social media and religion.