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Celebrate the Latest Department Recognitions

March 29, 2023

The Department of Communication encourages submissions to recognize students, faculty and staff for their achievement in communication. Please submit recognitions here. ____________________________________________________________________ Megan Foster Accepted as one of the six incoming Townsend Fellows as part of the Southern Futures program. … Continued

GALLERY: Pushed Up The Mountain film screening

February 21, 2023

The Pushed Up The Mountain film screening is part of the Faculty Spotlight series in the Department of Communication. The images feature filmmaker and faculty member Julia Haslett and Department of Communication Chair Avi Santo. This event was presented in … Continued

2022 National Communication Association (NCA) Awards

December 2, 2022

Department of Communication PhD students and faculty traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana to attend the 108th National Communication Association‘s 2022 convention “Honoring PLACE: People, Liberation, Advocacy, Community, and Environment”, held from November 17th to November 20th. The department’s Director of … Continued

Dreaming, a collaboration with playwright Howard Craft

October 25, 2021

Dreaming is Torry Bend’s most recent collaboration with playwright Howard Craft and director JaMeeka Holloway. It follows two men deeply affected by Winsor McCay’s comic strip Little Nemo in Slumberland. In a world where comic book characters live side by side with real … Continued

Dr. Alice Marwick Wins 2021 Hettleman Prize

September 3, 2021

Dr. Alice Marwick (Communication, College of Arts and Sciences) The annual Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prizes for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement have been awarded to four promising faculty members who exemplify groundbreaking and innovative research along with future career promise. Dr. … Continued

Professor Monahan Receives NSF Grant to Support Dual-Career Academics

September 3, 2021

Prof. Torin Monahan has recently been awarded a 3-year National Science Foundation grant focused on university hiring practices for—and job market experiences of—dual-career academics. With long-time research collaborator Prof. Jill A. Fisher, this Co-PI project will investigate researchers’ perceptions of … Continued