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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

Process Series: Three Poets

January 17, 2024

Three Poets in Performance with Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Elisabeth Lewis Corley, and Destiny Hemphill, with music by Nikki Kilgore and company Three poets explore race, ethnicity, gender, culture, intersectionality, and what we might require to address our global climate and cascading … 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 BritishTheatre.com. Paul T. Davies of BritishTheatre.com gave the COMM PhD student four stars and writes, “It’s a deeply … Read more

Welcome to the Fall 2023 Semester in COMM

August 21, 2023

We’re excited to see all of you eager COMM students ready to take on the semester! Here’s helpful information to get you in the swing of things.   Where is the Department of Communication’s office? Stop by! We’re located on … Read more

Class of 2023 Doctoral and Master’s Graduates

May 15, 2023

We are pleased to announce the Class of 2023 Doctors of Philosophy in Communication and Master in Cultural Studies.   Shanice Cameron, PhD Locating the Everyday: Black Women, Well-Being, and Digital Media Pat Parker, Advisor   Kiara Childs, PhD Black … Read more

2023 Department of Communication Commencement

May 9, 2023

The Department of Communication will hold a department commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 13th from 6:00-8:00PM in the Dean Smith Center. Please review the frequently asked questions below. If you haven’t found an answer for your question, please email the … Read more

2023 Student Awards List and Photo Gallery

May 1, 2023

Awards List Award Name: Outstanding Achievement in Interpersonal & Organizational Communication Presented By: Katie Striley Award Winners: Mary Elizabeth Elliott and Mackenzie Holland   Award Name: Lucia Morgan Award Presented By: Sarah Dempsey Award Winner: Dafna Kaufman   Award Name: … Read more

2023 Department Commencement Speaker Alum Sam Hargrave

April 19, 2023

UNC’s Department of Communication announces filmmaker and UNC Alum Sam Hargrave as the department commencement’s speaker on Saturday, May 13. The ceremony will take place in the Dean Smith Center from 6:00-8:00pm. Sam Hargrave is most recently known for directing … Read more