Elise M. Barba (Communications)
Elise M. Barba is an M.A. candidate in the Department of Communications. Most recently, Elise presented her competitively selected research on instructional communication at the Western States Communication Association Annual Convention. In addition to her studies, Elise teaches Fundamentals of Public Communication and Group Discussion, and has been recognized as an outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA). She also earned the President’s Graduate Scholarship and was the Graduate Scholarship recipient for the Fresno Women’s Network. Elise is currently in the final stages of completing her graduate project, which considers how to prepare future GTAs, and will graduate with her Master of Arts this spring.