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COMM Professor’s New Film Premieres This Week

January 21, 2021

The COMM Department is happy to announce that Professor Julia Haslett’s new documentary Pushed up the Mountain premieres this week in the US at the Wild and Scenic Film Festival, a festival known for its commitment to art and activism. The film … Continued

John & Tatiana Moore Internship Fund Now Open

January 14, 2021

Click here to read more about the fund. Based on a generous gift from John and Tatiana Moore, the Department of Communication is pleased to provide stipends of up to $2,000 to Communication majors who have received internships related to … Continued

Comm Professor Awarded $10,000 for Storytelling Festival

January 11, 2021

Communication Professor Joseph Megel has been awarded $10,000 for the Storytelling Festival! The Storytelling Festival was selected for this award by the Critical Project Issues Award from the Humanities for Public Good Initiative. Congratulations Joseph! The goal of the Festival … 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!

Long Story Shorts- Now Streaming

December 17, 2020

If you missed it the first time, Long Story Shorts, 2020 is NOW STREAMING with improved audio and video! Click here to watch now!

10th Annual Long Story Shorts

November 24, 2020

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Long Story Shorts, a one act festival featuring readings of eight, short plays written by undergraduate students in the Writing for the Screen and Stage minor, an interdisciplinary, dramatic writing program housed in the Department … Continued

UNC NCA Presentation Schedule

November 17, 2020

CLICK HERE to view the UNC NCA presentation schedule.   This year’s theme, Communication at the Crossroads, was selected to provide special opportunities to examine and discuss future directions for research, teaching, and the Communication discipline itself, with crossroads symbolizing … Continued

Department Chair Patricia Parker Publishes New Book

November 17, 2020

Patricia Parker, our Department Chair, has a new book that is now available! Parker writes, “In my new book, Ella Baker’s Catalytic Leadership: A Primer on Community Engagement and Communication for Social Justice, I make the case for why Ella Baker’s wisdom … Continued

Packing and Cracking

October 20, 2020

Join us this Thursday and Friday for a virtual live stream of Packing and Cracking, an interactive mapmaking event focused on gerrymandering in North Carolina. The live stream is part of the UNC Process Series and is co-sponsored by the … Continued