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COMM faculty members awarded and recognized for excellence

February 7, 2024

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

Gallery: Long Story Shorts

February 2, 2024

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

Catherine McCaffery Awarded Dr. William V. Balthrop Scholarship Internship

December 20, 2023

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

Richards Receives Stellar Review for ‘Breaking Up With Jesus’

August 25, 2023

  Joseph Richards’s performance of Breaking Up With Jesus at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland receives a stellar review from Paul T. Davies of gave the COMM PhD student four stars and writes, “It’s a deeply … Read more