Julia Terhune




Instructor, Communication


Communication, Health Communication, Risk Communication, Humanities

Educational Background

Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from Madonna University 

Master of Art in Humanities from Central Michigan University 

Master of Art in Communication from Michigan State University 

Doctor of Philosophy Communication from Regent University: Pending 

My career at Alma began in


I'm an expert in

Health and Nutrition, Rural Health, Health Communication, Communication, Public Speaking

Recent presentations:

Wendling A, Taglione V, Rezmer R, Lwin P, Frost J, Terhune J, Kerver J. Access to maternity and prenatal care services in rural Michigan. Birth. 2021 Jun 18. doi: 10.1111/birt.12563. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34145616.

Creative work:

This Rural Mission Podcast

Unpaved Roads: A Rural Poverty Simulation board game