Hollywood Media Internship Interest Meeting

October 31, 2014

Thursday, Oct. 9th, 5PM in Swain 01A The Hollywood Internship Program is a summer study & work opportunity that provides a great way to apply classroom learning to the specific career goals of interest to the selected Communication Studies students.  … Continued

Documentary Filmmaker Haslett Named Assistant Professor

September 19, 2014

Sep 8, 2014 – The UNC Communication Studies Department is happy to announce the hire of award-winning documentary filmmaker Julia Haslett as assistant professor. “As Department Chair, I am so pleased to announce Professor Haslett’s appointment. Not only does she bring … Continued

Professor Sharma's Book Reviewed on Itineration

August 7, 2014

http://itineration.org/meantime   Tim Ballingall reviews In the Meantime: Temporality and Cultural Politics Author(s) or Editors Sarah Sharma Publisher: Duke University Press Paperback Cost $19.40(U.S.) Video: http://vimeo.com/101077834 Below is a transcript of the above video. You may also click here for … Continued

Prof Dauber Interviewed on Voice of America

July 15, 2014

THE USES AND ABUSES OF SOCIAL MEDIA (click for audio)   On this edition of the program host Doug Bernard talks with Andrew Borene, Attorney at Steptoe & Johnson and an adviser for the Truman National Security Project Defense Council, … Continued

Professor May Interviewed by WorldWideLearn

June 6, 2014

http://www.worldwidelearn.com/education-articles/communication-breakdown.html Communication Breakdown: Interpersonal Skills in the Digital Age By Jamar Ramos At any given point in your day someone is trying to communicate with you. You may be using the Internet for research or fun and see an ad … Continued

5/12: Meet the Author with Professor Sarah Sharma

May 12, 2014

https://www.facebook.com/DurhamCountyLibrary/photos/a.139115610705.121008.8888690705/10152023088860706/?type=1&theater Meet the Author: Sarah Sharma,Monday, May 12, 7 p.m. Main Library. Join Dr. Sarah Sharma, Associate Professor of Media and Cultural Studies at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, for a reading from her book, In the Meantime: Temporality … Continued

Professor Torin Monahan: CURS 2014-15 Scholar-in-Residence

May 8, 2014

http://curs.unc.edu/2014/04/16/dr-torin-monahan-curs-2014-15-scholar-residence/ The Center for Urban & Regional Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. Torin Monahan from the Department of Communication Studies is our Scholar-in-Residence for 2014-15. Dr. Monahan will use this opportunity to develop a research proposal on smart … Continued

5/11 12:30pm: Spring Commencement

May 7, 2014

https://www.facebook.com/events/632401863483299/ Join us on Sunday, May 11th at 12:30pm for Spring Commencement!  This year, the ceremony will take place at the Dean Smith Center. Join our Facebook event page for any updates and a helpful FAQ. Congratulations Class of 2014!