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Connections: Discussing communication etiquette

Sep 10, 2019

When you receive a text message or a phone call, what is the expected time frame that you have to respond? What about an email – personal versus professional? Does it matter what your relationship is to the person who sent those messages?

We have a conversation about the changing communication norms and social etiquette when it comes to digital technology.  Our guests share their perspectives and their advice. In studio:

  • Rashad Smith, project manager for "Shaping Our Stories" with Causewave Community Partners
  • Ana Gomez-Parga, assistant professor in English and communication at Nazareth College
  • Elise Miklich, communication specialist at the Rochester Institute of Technology, and owner of Light Within Candle Co.
  • Emmarae Stein, communications and history student at Nazareth College, co-owner of Floated Magazine, and Connections intern