Monmouth University is hosting the 16th Annual Conference for the New Jersey Communication Association, Saturday, April 14, from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., in the Plangere Center at Monmouth University, 400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch, New Jersey. Registration and breakfast will begin at 7:30 am.

The theme of this year’s conference is “Communication in Action, Opening Doors to Create Change”; Dr. Lawrence (Larry) R. Frey, professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Colorado at Boulder, will provide the keynote address.

Papers and panel sessions exploring the study and practice of communication will be presented throughout the day.

The mission of NJCA is to provide faculty, students, administrators, scholars, and professional an opportunity to exchange ideas, information, and research in the Communication field.  For more information or to register, go to

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