Wittenberg University Department of Communication - Honors and Recognition
In 2010, Wittenberg's department of communication won the Rex Mix Program of Excellence award from the Undergraduate College and University Section of the National Communication Association.
The Integrated Media Corps (IMC), a collaborative academic and work-study program designed to help interested students learn how to become the media professionals of the future, won the Distinguished Program Award from the Ohio Communication Association in 2014.
Associate Professor Katie Warber currently serves as the Director of First-Year Programs at Wittenberg, recognized for her creativity in designing and implementing Wittenberg's comprehensive first-year program. Dr. Warber was also named Wittenberg's Woman of the Year in 2013.
In 2013, Associate Professor Sheryl Cunningham was awarded the Lou Laux Environmental Sustainability Award for her efforts and creativity devoted to cultivating a spirit of environmentalism on campus. Dr. Cunningham also earned the Distinguished New Teacher Award from the Ohio Communication Association in 2013.
Associate Professor Stefne Broz won Wittenberg's 2012 Collegium Award for Excellence in Teaching, the only teaching award given by the faculty itself.
In 2014, Professor of Communication Catherine Waggoner earned the Wittenberg Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching, the highest honor a professor can receive at Wittenberg.