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Jarilyn Conner


Education Profile:

MPA, California State University
BA, California State University


Jarilyn Conner, is Assistant Professor of Communication at the Washington Adventist University in Takoma Park, Maryland since 2010.

Research and Professional Activities:

She is currently completing a Doctoral Degree in Mass Media Communication, with a Concentration in Autism, at Howard University. Her current initiatives include finding new approaches to raise awareness for Autism and to communicate important information regarding the condition to affected communities and parents.


School of Arts & Social SciencesĀ 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.