Author Archives: Steve Depoe

About Steve Depoe

Professor, Department of Communication, University of Cincinnati, USA Editor, Environmental Communication: A Journal of Nature and Culture (www.informaworld.com/renc)

International Environmental Communication (IECA) Elections: List of Candidates for Board of Directors positions

The International Environmental Communication Association (IECA-provisional name) has launched as a new organization.  Go to our web site at http://environmentalcomm.org for updates about what is going on with this exciting new effort. Elections for 8 Board of Director positions will … Continue reading

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New professional association launch team needs volunteers

Colleagues:  At next week’s National Communication Association convention in San Francisco CA, we are holding a forum to discuss the launch of a new international professional association dedicated to environmental communication (https://indications.wordpress.com/2010/10/10/proposed-international-environmental-communication-association-strategic-planning-document/ ).  We’ve established a timeline for implementation by mid-year … Continue reading

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Why We Need a New Professional Association: What Can We Learn From The Society for Prevention Research?

I have been part of a group that has been developing plans to form a new international professional association for environmental communication for a while now (for more info, see https://indications.wordpress.com/2010/08/05/developing-a-new-professional-association-for-environmental-communication-status-report-august-2010/).  As part of our work, we have been looking for … Continue reading

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Developing a New Professional Association for Environmental Communication: Status Report August 2010

For a number of years, I have been interested in working with others to form a new international professional association for environmental communication.  This post (pardon the length) offers a progress report on activities undertaken toward this goal over the past several months.  Sections … Continue reading

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Why Should We Form a New Professional Association? Learn from the Success of Others!

Why we should form a new professional association based on the successes of the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (www.asle.org) and the International Association for Society and Natural Resources (www.iasnr.org). Continue reading

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