2014-2015 Faculty News

WSCA 2015 Top Awards and Recognitions

Special Events and Lectures

Josh Rivedal, "the Gospel According to Josh"
March 20, 2014  7:30 p.m.  The Empty Space, Tempe

Previous Performances

museum of memories featureMay 1, 2017
7:00 p.m.
The Empty Space
Artistic Director, Amira de la Garza

Creative Assistant, Brandon Ferderer

Center for Strategic Communication

The Center for Strategic Communication (CSC) is an initiative of the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication at Arizona State University.


Daniel BrouwerDaniel Brouwer, associate professor, investigates how individuals and groups draw attention to their political issues and make arguments about those issues through public communication.  He looks at, for example, how the concerned citizen offers an impassione

Rhetorical Studies

Rhetorical studies emphasize critical, historical and theoretical study of public communication, including U.S. public address, rhetorical criticism, argumentation, rhetorical theory, cultural theory, feminist rhetoric and popular culture. The graduate program focuses on understanding how various public discourses shape culture and politics across many cultural communities.

The graduate program in rhetoric and public communication at ASU focuses on understanding issues at the social level, including popular culture, social movements and political communication.