Jess Slentz, Kristin Kondrlik, and Mary Assad Accepted to RSA Summer Institute


Congratulations to third-year Ph.D. student Jess Slentz, fourth-year Ph.D. student Kristin Kondrlik, and recent Ph.D. graduate (and current full-time lecturer) Dr. Mary Assad. All three were accepted into the competitive 6th Biennial Rhetoric Society of America Summer Institute, to be held June 1-7, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin.

Beyond workshops and seminars, the Summer Institute will feature a variety of events, including a plenary luncheon on Friday, June 5 with keynote speakers Bill Keith and Roxanne Mountford, special-interest discussions, and social gatherings planned for evenings.

Slentz will be taking part in the Rhetoric and Sensation workshop, and Kondrlik and Assad will both be taking part in the Theory Building in the Rhetoric of Health & Medicine workshop.