2012-13 Chair: Heath Martin; Vice-Chair: Joe Uhler
2011-12 Chair: Shawn Mena; Vice-Chair: Heath Martin
2010-11 Chair: Robert Shepard; Vice-Chair: Shawn Mena
2012-13 Chair: Cindi Havron, Vice-Chair: Kaye Magill
2011-12 Chair: Greg McGee
2010-11 Chair: Jeremy Martin
TIFA is the college level forensics organization affiliated with TSCA. This association sponsors programs dealing with running and participating in college/university level forensics tournaments.
TCCFA meets at the annual convention and sponsors programs which deal with speech communication and theatre issues on the community college level.
2012-13 Chair: Kathy Owens, Vice-Chair: Wade Hescht
2010-11 Chair: Floyd McConnell
This interest group focuses on the research, teaching, and performance of oral interpretaion at the middle school, high school, and college/university levels. This group sponsors the annual Professor's Reading Hour, and Meet the Author programs at the annual TSCA Convention each year
2012-13 Chair: Sami Womack, Vice-Chair: J.P. Fugler
2011-12 Chair: Barbara Ixba
2010-11 Chair: Shawn Duthie
This interest group sponsors convention programs which deal with teaching theatre and directing mainly high school productions.
2012-13 Chair: Matt Wilmore, Vice-Chair: Shawn Duthie
2011-12 Chair: Ronda Craig
2010-11 Chair: Cynthia Almaguer; Vice-Chair: Raymond Puchot
2012-13 Chair: Amanda Custy-Schaas, Vice-Chair: June Smith
2011-12 Chair: Miranda McDonald
2010-11 Chair: Sarah Contreras; Vice-Chair: Natalie Bryant
This interest group focuses on research, teaching methodologies, and technology advances in radio, TV/Cable, film, Internet, and Distance Education
2012-13 Chair: Sara Rainey
2011-12 Chair: Debbie Hatton
2010-11 Chair: Raymond Puchot; Vice-Chair: Debbie Hatton
2012-13 Chair: Chad Flisowski
2011-12 Chair: Charles Green
2010-11 Chair: Linda Alderson
This interest group sponsors convention programs and workshops on teaching methodology appropriate for higher education classes. It also focuses on political developments in the Texas Legislature concerning higher education.
2012-13 Chair: Meny Meurer
2011-12 Chair: Mendy Meurer; Vice-Chair: Patrick Ralls
2010-11 Chair: Karl Payton; Vice-Chair: Mendy Meurer
This interest group sponsors convention programs and workshops on teaching methodology appropriate for K-12 classes. It also focuses on political developments in the State Board of Education and the Texas Legislature concerning K-12 education in Texas.
2012-13 Chair: Melissa Witt, Vice-Chair: Eric Mears
2011-12 Chair: Mellessa Denny; Vice-Chair: Michelle Pittman
2010-11 Chair: Holly Reineking; Vice-Chair: Mellessa Denny
This interest group sponsors convention programs and workshops on teaching methodology appropriate for middle school classes.
2012-13 Chair: Sara Jane Barno, Vice-Chair: Vanessa Amos
2011-12 Chair: Jamie Uphold
2010-11 Chair: Sandra Jones
2012-13 Chair: Debbie Hatton
2010-11 Chair: Debbie Hatton; Vice-Chair: Mary Evelyn Collins
Job posting for Kingwood Park. See the Jobs page for more details.
Job posting for Westwood HS, Austin. See the Jobs page for more details.
Job posting for Gregory-Portland. See the Jobs page for more details.
The Texas Speech Communication Journal issues a call for papers that focus on popular culture and communication.
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The Spring TexaSpeaks Newsletter is now available on the Newsletter page.
Adapting in a World of Diversity
Date: October 10-12, 2013
900 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Facing Challenges and Making Choices
Our 2012 Convention was held October 11-14 in San Antonio. Results of the officer election were:
Vice President Elect: Mellessa Denny