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: 

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

Oct
21
The title of the anthology Sangre mía / Blood of...Read more
Oct
22
Book Discussion: Our Kids-The American Dream in Crisis. Dauch 115...Read more
Oct
23
Maggie Smith is the author of three books of poetry:...Read more
Oct
27
The Ashland University Choir, Women's Chorus and the Ashland Area...Read more
Oct
28
Ashland University Theatre will hold auditions for its Spring 2019...Read more