ICLASP ’14 Hosted by Department of Communicology

ICLASP ’14 Hosted by Department of Communicology

The 14th annual convention of the International Association of Language and Social Psychology will be hosted by the Department of Communicology at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa on June 19-22, 2014. The conference, which brings together researchers who broadly study language in social contexts, will be held at the Ala Moana Hotel. The conference highlights multidisciplinary work conducted by distinguished scholars in disciplines, such as communication, social psychology, sociolinguistics, and …

Interpersonal conflict

Interpersonal conflict is an almost unavoidable part of romantic relationships, and resolving or managing these conflicts can be a tricky task. According to a new study due to be released in the Western Journal of Communication early next year, the timing of an apology for a relational transgression appears to matter. The experiment, led by Dr. Amy Hubbard, Communicology Professor at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, originated in her …

Communicology Professor Receives Excellence in Scholarship Award

Dr. Min-Sun Kim, Professor of Communicology, was the recipient of  the University of Hawai‘i College of Arts and Humanities’ Excellence in Scholarship Award for 2011-2012. The award recognizes a faculty member in the Arts and Humanities who has made an outstanding contribution to research in his or her respective discipline. Dr. Kim’s research in intercultural communication has been widely recognized in the human communication field. She focuses much of her …

Debate Team scores high at ”Worlds” tournament

Members of the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Debate Team recently placed well at the U.S. Universities Invitational WUDC “Worlds” debate tournament at Claremont McKenna College, the largest debate union in the country.