Dr. Chara Van Horn

Currently Teaching:

Public Speaking

Dr. Chara Van Horn has years of experience in teaching speech/rhetoric/media and directing forensics teams.


  • Ph.D. (Public Communication), Georgia State University, 2010.
  • M.A. (Speech Communication), West Texas A&M University, 1996-1998
  • B.A. (Speech Communication and Radio/Television/Film, minor in English), West Texas A&M University, 1992-1996
  • Also attended Texas A&M University—Kingsville, Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell and Lubbock Christian University

Contact Information:

Phone: 731-881-7548
Office: 307 Gooch Hall

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