Plenary Session

Thursday, October 25; 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Salons 1, 2, and 3 (Waikiki Ballroom)

Welcome
Nancy M Schullery, Western Michigan University,
First Vice President

Introduction of Speaker
Daphne Jameson, Cornell University
Chair, Research Committee

Outstanding Research Lecture
“West Meets East:  Incorporating the Emic Perspective for Cross-cultural Business Communication.”
YunXia Zhu, The University of Queensland, Australia,
Recipient of 2011 Kitty O. Locker Outstanding Researcher Award

Introduction of Speaker
Marilyn A. Dyrud, Oregon Institute of Technology
Chair, Teaching Committee

Outstanding Teacher Lecture
“Engaged Teaching & Learning through an Enhanced Social and Cognitive Presence”
Lisa Gueldenzoph-Snyder, North Carolina A & T State University,
Recipient of 2011 Media Gibbs Outstanding Teacher Award

Presentation of 2012 Meada Gibbs Teacher Award
(Sponsored by Carol Lehman and Debbie DuFrene)
Hiromitsu Hayashida, Marilyn A. Dyrud, Carol Lehman, Debbie DuFrene

Presentation of 2012 Kitty O. Locker Outstanding Researcher Award
(Sponsored by McGraw Hill)
Hiromitsu Hayashida, Daphne Jameson