Mike Applin

Mike  Applin 

Senior Instructor

Master's Degree: M.A., University of New Orleans (Public Address)
Phone: (225) 578-6079
E-mail: mapplin@lsu.edu
Office: 117-A Prescott Hall 

 Curriculum Vitae

Area of Interest

Humor Therapy, Radio, Television and Film


CMST 1061 Speech Fundamentals
CMST 2060 Public Speaking
CMST 2061 Speech Communication for Business and Professions
FMA 2001 Introduction to Film and Media Arts (formerly AVA 2001)

Awards & Honors

Communicator Award of Distinction as Executive Producer of the Sports Asylum, a live, one-hour, weekly
sports radio and television program. The Communicator Awards is an international awards competition
that recognizes outstanding work in the communications field.

Selected Publications

"Controlling Speech Anxiety" and "Selecting a Speech Topic," chapters for an Introduction to Public
Speaking internet course, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA.

History of Late-Night Network Television Talk Shows (Master's thesis)

Professional Organizations

Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor
International Radio & Television Society