Spotlight on Mike Lewis ’89
Sociology and Communication, Marshall College
Yael Warshel's dissertation, which previously was awarded "Top Dissertation" awards from both the International Communication Association and the Central New York Peace Studies Consortium, has now also been awarded the National Communication Association's International and Intercultural Division's Distinguished Scholarship Award for the Dissertation. Her dissertation, about Palestinian and Israeli children's reception of Israeli and Palestinian Sesame Street was entitled, How Do You Convince Children that the “Army”, “Terrorists” and the “Police” Can Live Together Peacefully?: A Peace Communication Assessment Model. She will be receiving the award at the upcoming NCA convention in November 2011.
UC San Diego communication alumni regularly gather to network and stay connected to their alma mater. View pictures from a past networking event herethat was hosted by communication alumnae Coco and Izzy Tihanyi ’89, founders of Surf Diva.
Neville Billimoria ‘82, SVP and Chief Advocacy Officer, Mission Federal Credit Union
Nickie Behdin ‘09, Business Development Officer, Heart Walk, American Heart Association
Coco Tihanyi ’89, Partner/Owner, Surf Diva, Inc.
Janet McCulley ‘90, Managing Director of McCulley Design Lab, Co-founder, Muttropolis
Lauren Reynolds ’93, Founder/Owner, At Home Care Solutions
Lani Kian ’84, community relations professional
Michael Esposito ’04, co-founder, Snake Oil Cocktail Company
Armin Afsahi ’90, Assistant Vice Chancellor and Executive Director, UCSD Alumni
David Serlin, Chair, UCSD Department of Communication
Lisa Cartwright, Professor and Alumni Liaison, Department of Communication
Lexi Killoren, Assistant Director of Alumni Programs, UCSD Social Sciences
Doug Kurtz, Director of Development, UCSD Social Sciences
With questions, please contact Lexi Killoren, Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs, at email@example.com or (858) 246-0232. x60232