Professor Torin Monahan Receives NSF Grant to Study Digital Platforms

September 28, 2018

Professor Torin Monahan was recently awarded a National Science Foundation grant to study the mediation of large-scale digital platforms by U.S. cities. Scholars and policymakers are rapidly coming to recognize the central importance of digital platforms in shaping all aspects of commercial interaction. … Continued

Countering Violent Extremism

March 8, 2018

On February 15, members of the Department of Communication faculty presented to a delegation from the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP). Members included Professor Cori Dauber, department’s Media Lab director and lecturer Mark Robinson, Professor Alice … Continued

Dr. Grossberg Interviewed by TheRealNews.com

March 2, 2018

  Dr. Lawrence Grossberg was interviewed by Sharmini Peries, a reporter for The RealNews.com, to discuss the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference, which was held in Harbor, Maryland. Read and watch the interview here.   Now available, Dr. Grossberg’s new … Continued

The Jackson Center Summer Fellowship

February 8, 2018

2018 Summer Fellowship   The Jackson Center is proud to offer up to four graduate and undergraduate student Summer Fellowship positions (late May-early August) 2018.  The Jackson Center is a local grassroots non-profit organization located at the gateway of the historic Northside … Continued

Author Visit: Julia Ebner

February 8, 2018

Ms. Julia Ebner of the Institute for Strategic Dialogue in the UK spoke to a packed house on January 31, 2018 about her new book, THE RAGE. In it she discusses her research regarding “reciprocal radicalization,” the way white nationalist … Continued

Bullying Summit for Dallas

November 15, 2017

After a year of planning, the NCA Anti-Bullying task forces hosted a Bullying Summit for Dallas area teachers and administrators on November 14, 2017. Department of Communication professor, Katie Striley was among the 8 organizers and presenters at the summit. … Continued

The Department of Communication’s Statement on “Silent Sam”

November 9, 2017

UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Communication Statement on “Silent Sam” Approved by the Executive Committee 11/1/2017 The Department of Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill joins students and faculty from disciplines across campus in calling for the removal of the confederate monument (Silent … Continued

RLF Communications Presents: The V. William Balthrop Internship

October 17, 2017

RLF Communications: A full-service public relations and marketing firm in Greensboro The Department of Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill is pleased to announce that RLF Communications in Greensboro, N.C., will be reserving a paid internship each semester for one student in … Continued