Emily Plec

(she/her and they/their)

Professor, Communication Studies

503-838-8819 | plece@wou.edu
BELL 114

Personal Website

Why I chose WOU

Location, location, location!

At WOU since

09/16/2002

Hobbies

hiking, tennis, reading, movies, watching sports, gardening, playing card games, dominoes, & playing with my dog (but she's lousy at poker).

Fun fact

I once gave bell hooks a foot massage!

Hometown

Clarkston, MI

Favorite book/movie

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Office Hours

MonTuesWedsThursFri
12-1 in BELL 114 12-1 in BELL 11411-1 on Zoom11-12 in BELL 114
Zoom link: https://wou-edu.zoom.us/j/82071327655

Course schedule

Fall 2022
CRNCourseTitleTimesLocation
10532 COM111 PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC SPEAKING MW 1000-1150 BELL 110B
10688 COM435 RHETORIC OF WOMEN'S MOVEMENT - ONLINE CRS
10687 COM325 INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION - HYBRD* CRS
10687 COM325 INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION F 1200-1350 BELL 108

Vitae

Areas of responsibility

I teach courses in Rhetoric, Media, Cultural and Environmental Studies, as well as special topics. I also co-chair WOU' Fostering Success program (serving students from foster care backgrounds) and oversee internships in the Campus Garden. 

What you will do and learn in my courses

I enjoy incorporating creative activities and projects into my courses. 

You can expect to engage in discussions in my classes. 

You will learn a lot about yourself and many things about other people, cultures and perspectives.

Education

PhD in Communication from the University of Utah

MA in Communication from the University of New Mexico

BA in Religous Studies and Peace Studies from the University of New Mexico




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