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2020 PhD Graduate Awarded ACLS Fellowship

July 12, 2021

Elizabeth Melton was recently awarded a fellowship through the American Council of Learned Societies! Per their website, “The Leading Edge Fellowship program aims to demonstrate the potential of people with advanced degrees in the humanities and humanistic social sciences to … Continued

Roots 2 Rise Wellness Internship Opportunities

June 18, 2021

Company/Organization Name Root 2 Rise Wellness Internship Title Health and Wellness Interested Marketer/Videographer/Video Editor Internship Duration Summer Semester with extension possible if good working partnership Internship Description Seeking a health inspired intern who has skills in social media posting, marketing, … Continued

Professor Dana Coen wins Silver Bullet Screenplay Award!

June 8, 2021

Director of our Writing for the Screen and Stage Minor, Professor Dana Coen, has just won Age Inclusion in Media’s inaugural Silver Bullet Screenplay Award. Per Professor Coen, “Contestants had to be either over 40 over have a central character … Continued

Our State Magazine

June 2, 2021

Company/Organization Name Our State Internship Title Editorial Intern Internship Duration August – December Internship Description Our State offers internships during fall, spring, and summer semesters. Internships positions are for 10 hours a week, unpaid, and offer opportunity for experience in … Continued

Awards 2021

May 21, 2021

Special Initiative Award Winner: Joey Richards by Elaine Schnabel I think it is very hard to be present with your colleagues during graduate school, especially during a pandemic. Yet Joey Richards is somehow always present with their colleagues–present in the … Continued

Dr. Patricia Parker featured on Bookmark This

January 8, 2021

  Check out the recent interview with Department Chair, Dr. Patricia Parker, where she discusses her new book, Ella Baker’s Catalytic Leadership: A Primer on Community Engagement and Communication for Social Justice. Find the link to the interview here!


September 4, 2020

Please come out and listen to Dr. Sharon Holland speak on September 9th from 3:30pm -5:30pm on Zoom. Meeting ID: 929 4282 5690 Passcode: 569806 As Professor Holland writes, “What is the relationship of blackness to “the animal”? What ways … Continued

Graduation 2020

June 1, 2020

It is a great pleasure to greet you—graduating students, friends and family—as we celebrate the Department of Communication’s 2020 graduating class—virtually. We celebrate, even in the midst of the most serious global health and economic crisis that has occurred in … Continued

Department of Communication Awards 2020

May 21, 2020

From the Department Chair, Dr. Patricia S. Parker,    On behalf of the faculty and staff in the Department of Communication, I extend a hearty congratulations to the recipients of the 2020 undergraduate and graduate student awards.   If not … Continued