Professor Ronald E. Rice wins ICA-CAT Frederick Williams Prize for Contribution to the Study of Communication and Technology

Award Recipient: 

Ronald E. Rice

Award Date: 

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Professor Ronald E. Rice won the 2016-2017 Frederick Williams Prize for Contribution to the Study of Communication and Technology, from the Communication and Technology Division of the International Communication Association. Dr. Frederick Williams (1933-2010), former ICA President and founding Dean of the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California, was a visionary who made significant and lasting impacts on new communication technology research. To honor his memory and outstanding contribution to our field, the Williams Prize is awarded on a year-by-year basis by the Communication and Technology (CAT) Division of the International Communication Association. It recognizes the major contributions and cumulative achievements of senior scholars who have advanced the study and the field of communication and technology.