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

March 2, 2018

  Dr. Lawrence Grossberg was interviewed by Sharmini Peries, a reporter for The, 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

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

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

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Torin Monahan

September 19, 2017

Congratulations to Professor Torin Monahan! On Wednesday, September 13, the premier journal Surveillance & Society announced Professor Torin Monahan as Editor-in-Chief. Professor Monahan has been an contributing author and an associate editor of the Surveillance & Society journal as well … Continued

How to Be Informed: Fake News & Big Data Lecture Series

September 18, 2017

On September 26 and 28 from 7:00-8:30PM, the Friday Center will be hosting two panel discussion featuring three COMM department faculty. On Tuesday, September 26, Dr. Alice Marwick will participate as a panelist in the discussion The New Fake News … Continued

SSCA Keynote Address by Professor Michael Waltman

April 21, 2017

Professor Michael Waltman gave the 2017 Keynote Address at the Southern States Communication Associate (SSCA). The title of Professor Waltman’s address was “The New Era of Hate: How We Arrived Here and How We Should Talk to Our Students and … Continued