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Faculty members from left to right: Waltman, Haslett, Palm, Megel, Silva, Dempsey and Parker.

COMM faculty members awarded and recognized for excellence

Several communication faculty members were recently recognized and awarded for their excellence in teaching, research, engagement and more.   Professor Joseph Megel is the recipient of the Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. From The Center for Faculty Excellence: The awards … Read more

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Gallery: Long Story Shorts

The Writing for the Screen and Stage minor presented the 2024 Long Story Shorts, an evening of new short plays on Friday, January 26. The performance was directed by Performance Studies and Media Production Professor, Joseph Megel. Plays By: Ian … Read more

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Catherine McCaffery Awarded Dr. William V. Balthrop Scholarship Internship

Congratulations to UNC COMM student Catherine McCaffery who has been awarded the Dr. William V. Balthrop Internship at RLF Communications, an alum-owned company. This internship, named after COMM professor emeritus, Bill Balthrop, gives interns the opportunity to gain real-world public relations experience in … Read more

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Interpersonal & Organizational Communication

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Media & Technology Studies and Production

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Performance Studies

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Rhetorical Studies

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Specialized Concentration in Communication

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Major in Cultural Studies

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New Media Track

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Writing for the Screen and Stage Minor

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