Cambridge Who's Who, 2007
Outstanding Scholar, Gaylord College, The University of Oklahoma, 2005
2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century
Who's Who in America, 57th ed. 2003
Strathmore's Who's Who 2002-2003.
Who's Who of American Women, 23rd. 2002..
Who's Who in America, 56th ed. 2002.
International Woman of the Year, 2001.
Who's Who in America, 55th ed. 2001.
Who's Who of American Women, 2ndt ed. 2000-2001.
Who's Who of American Women, Millennium ed. 2000-2001.
2000 Outstanding Scholars of the 21st Century, 1st ed..
Who's Who in America, 54th ed. 2000.
Who's Who in the World, Millennium ed. 2000-2001.
Who's Who of American Women, 21st ed. 1999-2000.
Who's Who in America, 53rd ed. 1999.
Ranked as the nation's fifth most published public relations research authors in Journal of Public Relations Research Vol. 11, No 1, 1999.
Who's Who in the World, 16th ed. 1999.
Who's Who in Media and Communications, 1st ed. 1998 - 1999.
Who's Who in the South and Southwest, 24th and 25th ed., 1998.
Who's Who in Entertainment, 3rd ed.
The World Who's Who of Women, 14 ed.
Strathmore's Who's Who, 1997.
Elected to OU's College of Arts & Sciences Support of Teaching and Research Committee, 1995.
One of three 1992 new faculty members selected as Quick Starters by The University of Oklahoma Instructional Development Services to speak to 1993 New Faculty Seminar.
Accredited Public Relations from Public Relations Society of America, 1992.
Ranked among the nation's most cited public relations researchers in Public Relations Review Vol. 21 No. 4, p. 345.
Ranked among the nation's most productive public relations research authors in Journal of Public Relations Research Vol. 4, No 3, 1992.
Silver Addy (second-place) from North Mississippi Advertising Federation for a publication, 1989.
Grand Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education for special communication programs, 1983. My program included weekly articles in 27 Oklahoma newspapers and weekly broadcasts by six Oklahoma radio stations for 2.5 years.
Outstanding Young Women of America, 1977.
Outstanding Young Women of America, 1973.
Honor Society, 1970 - 1971.
American Association of University Professors' Academic Achievement Award, 1970.
Distinguished Student, 1969.
Phi Theta Kappa Fraternity, 1969.