Dan O'Rourke, Faculty, Department of Communication Studies, Ashland University

Dr. Dan O'Rourke

Associate Professor of Communication Studies
Building: 
Center for the Arts
Office Number: 
328
Phone: 
419.289.5141

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 1994
  • Primary teaching areas include: Introduction to Human Communication, Argumentation and Public Speaking
  • Research interests include the rhetoric of popular culture and the rhetoric of sport
  • Co-edited “Case Studies in Sport Communication” with Dr. Robert Brown
  • Written on subjects as diverse as "Spider-Man," “Theodore Roosevelt" and "Irony after 9/11”

Education

Purdue University, Ph.D. in Rhetoric & Public Address
Bowling Green State University, M.A. in Rhetoric & Public Add
Youngstown State University, B.A. in Speech Communication

I work in...

A broad field that encompasses Strategic Communication, Sport Communication and Public Relations. The field of Communication Studies involves all aspects of human interaction in all contexts including organizational, sports, family, small group, mass and mediated,... Read More

Events

Apr
23
Various ensembles including brass, saxophone, string and a jazz combo...Read more
Apr
25
Directed by Sandra Ross , the 2019 Opera Scenes will...Read more
Apr
27
Ashland University Department of Theatre presents the annual showcase concert...Read more
Apr
28
The Ashland University Chamber Singers and Women's Chorus present the...Read more
Apr
28
The Ashland University Symphonic Band and Ashland Area Community Concert...Read more