Aug 08, 2022  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Humanities, Social Science, and Communication Department

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Main Office: Grohmann Museum, GM218
Phone: (414) 277-7351
Fax: (414) 277-7462

The Humanities, Social Science, and Communication Department is responsible for administering and providing core courses for the Bachelor of Science degree in User Experience. In addition, the department is primarily responsible for offering courses in the humanities, social sciences, English, and communication. These offerings include both fundamental and advanced courses to develop and enrich students so they become more sensitive to, and fully aware of, themselves and others.



Dr. Alicia Domack


Dr. Jon K. Borowicz, Dr. David Howell, Dr. Patrick Jung, Dr. Nadya Shalamova, Dr. Katherine Wikoff

Associate Professors:

Dr. Michael Carriere, Dr. Alicia Domack, Dr. Jennifer Farrell, Dr. Jan Fertig, Dr. Tammy Rice-Bailey

Assistant Professors:

Dr. Jordan Beck, Dr. Lauren Beverung, Dr. Frank Cabrera, Dr. Candela Marini, Dr. Andrew McAninch, Dr. Katherine Panciera


Dr. Elizabeth Clark, Margaret Dwyer, Annemarie Fleishman, Lyle Maryniak, Amy Murre, Jessica Swearingen, Mark Zimmermann

Adjunct Associate Professors:

Dianne L. Bender, Virginia K. Reinmuller

Adjunct Assistant Professors:

Dr. Kimberly Baker, Amii LaPointe, Dr. Mary Spencer


Rebecca Arnell, Ashley Dzick, John Kellogg

Professors Emeriti:

Dr. Roger J. Frankowski, James Friauf, Veronica S. Haggerty, Susannah P. Locke, Mary Ann Perdue, Judith L. Steininger

Adjunct Professor Emeritus:

Kenneth McAteer


Department Administrative Assistant:

Alexandra Johnson

Humanities, Social Science, and Communication Electives

HU and SS electives are any courses with the HU or SS prefix that are not specifically required for a student’s program of study.

Enrollment in Foreign Language Courses

  • A proficiency exam administered by the instructor may be needed to determine the appropriate level of language course for the student.
  • A student placed in a higher-level foreign language course will not receive retroactive credit for lower level language courses.



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