October 6 & 7

This year’s conference will take place at Clark State Community College in Springfield, Ohio on October 6 & 7.
See the “Submissions Guidelines” tab to begin thinking about what you will submit to the conference this year.

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Ohio Communication Journal is the official publication of the Ohio Communication Association. OCJ is published online annually in February beginning in 2017. 

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OCA is proud to partner with many different universities and organizations across Ohio. Join now and become an exclusive partner.

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About Us

The Ohio Communication Association (OCA) is one of the oldest state associations of communication in the country! As such we are dedicated to providing our members with opportunities to publish in our journal, to present at our annual conference, and to engage on our website.

We are dedicated to the support of our member’s development in the study of the practice of human communication theory, research, and application. Our membership includes educators, public relations professionals, students, and communication consultants. We welcome all who share our passion for the study and practice of communication.

This website is designed to provide valuable resources for our membership, insights from many of our member experts reflecting on current events, employment opportunities, OCA events, information about our partners and other valuable resources. We thank all our members for their continued support. If you are visiting our site, please consider joining this most vibrant academic and professional community.

Liane Gray-Starner, Ph.D.