Jade Olson

Professional Track Faculty

Ph.D., University of Maryland

2130 Skinner Building
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Jade Olson is a lecturer in the Department of Communication and director of the Oral Communication Center. She regularly teaches the training course for OCC peer consultants as well as the basic course in Communication. She has taught courses in critical thinking, argumentation, debate, public policy, and environmental communication. Her research explores the rhetorical construction of radical and revolutionary environmental activism. Jade earned her Ph.D. (2017) and M.A. (2011) in Communication from the University of Maryland.

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