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Speech communication educator

Patricia Ann Arneson, American speech communication educator. Named 1 of Outstanding Young Women of America, 1989.


Arneson, Patricia Ann was born on March 22, 1961 in Glencoe, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Richard Norman and Darlene Marie (Hanke) Arneson.


Associate of Arts, St. Cloud State University, 1981. Bachelor, St. Cloud State University, 1983. Master of Science, Southern Illinois University, 1984.

Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio University, 1987.


Teaching assistant, Southern Illinois U., Carbondale, 1983-1984;teaching assistant, Ohio U., Athens, 1984-1987;assistant professor speech committee, Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1987-1990;assistant professor speech committee, U. Northern Colorado, Greeley, 1990-1993;associate professor, U. Northern Colorado, Greeley, 1993-1998;associate professor committee, Duquesne U., Pittsburgh, since 1998. Consultant Colorado Air National Guard, Greeley, 1994. Speaker and trainer in field.

Manuscript reviewer for professional journals.


  • Other Work

    • Author book chapters. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Volunteer A Woman's Place, Greeley, 1991-1993, Eldergarden, Greeley, since 1994, Poudre Wilderness Vols, since 1996. Member Speech Communications Association (national committee on assessment and testing since 1995), We. States Communications Association (secretary, vice chair, chair communications theory and research division), Colorado Speech Communications Association (co-chair interpersonal, small group and organizational communications interest group, chair interponsal, small group and organizational communications interest group), Eastern Communications Association, Speech Communications Association Pennsylvania.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, community volunteer work.


Richard Norman Arneson

Darlene Marie (Hanke) Arneson