Tag Archive | professionalism

Western Preview

What is Western Preview? It is an opportunity for incoming students and families to go and listen to department presentations. This gives the students a better understanding for the specific degrees they can pursue at Western Washington University. On April 2nd, 2016 Western Preview was held around campus. Jordan Black, Dr.Tara Perry, Professor Jennifer Hays, […]

Queer People in the Workplace

Queer People in the Workplace

Should a part of your identity be disclosed in the workplace? No one seems to question heterosexuality but the moment there is someone who is homosexual the atmosphere seems to change. Being gay in the workplace is a difficult situation to be in because you have to decide whether or not disclosing a part of […]

8 Terrible Questions to Ask in a Job Interview

8 Terrible Questions to Ask in a Job Interview

Professionals have been told time and time again to always do research on the company and the position you are apply for. The importance of preparing relevant, original questions is often stressed to job seekers. However, it is imperative to know which questions to avoid. You don’t know if a question might seem offensive or intrusive. AOL Jobs offers […]

Communication Scholars Week 2013

Communication Scholars Week 2013

This 2013 Western Washington University Scholars Week presented about 100 students who were recognized for outstanding scholarship. Dr. Perry nominated four student from her Organizational Communication class. Communication Scholars Week showcases selected students in the Department of Communication Studies and their talent in research and critical thinking skills. Dr. Tara Perry acts as a mentor to her nominated students: Elisabeth […]