Brandi G. Wilkins
Professor of Speech & Journalism
Humanities Department Chair
Office: HB 208

Office Phone: (618) 545-3368



    Bachelor's of Science in Public Relations
    Murray State University
    May 2000

    Master's of Arts in Organizational Communication
    Murray State University
    May 2002

Student Organizations:

Professor Wilkins sponsored the Scroll newspaper from 2004-2010. During her tenure with the Scroll, the journalism program was restructured, a scholarship program was created and the Scroll staff won several Illinois Community College Journalism Association awards including Overall Excellence, Web Design and General Layout.

 Speech Team

In addition to advising the newspaper, Professor Wilkins created a Speech Team in 2004 and advised the team for 8 years. A scholarship program with the Friends of the Fine Arts was created for the speech team members and Wilkins was responsible for maintaining those standards. The speech team traveled the state of Illinois bringing home individual and duet event awards in categories such as poetry, dramatic acting, public address and prose.


        Courses Taught:

    Teaching Awards:

    • Adjunct Faculty of the Year Award, 2004
    • Horizon Award, 2007
    • Student Congress Outstanding Professor Nominee in 2005, 2007, 2009 & 2011
    • Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Member Award, 2012

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