Candy Thompson

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Candy Thompson, MA

Director of Academic Projects
Office: KO 286B
Phone: (765)-455-9406

I have a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ball State University in Spanish and Secondary Education and a Master of Arts degree in Communications with emphasis in Health and International Communications from the University of Kentucky. Before beginning at IU Kokomo in 2004, I worked for the University of Kentucky College of Medicine for eight years as Director of Special Projects. I am currently Director of Academic Projects. In this role I serve as Director of the General Studies degree program, Distance (Online) Education, Grants Administration, Applied Learning, and manage the Take Back the Night event.  I am also an adjunct faculty member currently teaching Business and Professional Communications.