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Candice LaShara Edrington

Communication, Rhetoric and Digital Media


Candice Edrington brings her professional and academic background of Communication, Public Relations, and Social Media to North Carolina State University‚Äôs CRDM program. Her research largely focuses on interpersonal communication, public relations, and social networking. Recently, her interests have extended to visual rhetoric and social movements; specifically the Black Lives Matter Movement and its counter-movements.


  • M.A. in Strategic Communication with an emphasis in Public Relations from High Point University , 2013
  • B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Winthrop University , 2010