News, Awards & Events

The Department, faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students receive numerous awards, grants, and fellowships, and are engaged in a variety of local, national and international activities.

The News & Awards column provides the most recent news and awards entries.   Click on the links for full details. For information about prior News and a full list of Department, Faculty and Student Awards, click on the Announcement Archive, the Awards Archive, or the Event Archive on the left menu bar.

The Department of Communication is involved in and presents a diverse set of events throughout the year. The Events column lists brief summaries of the most recent upcoming events; click on the links for full details, or go to the Event Archive for current and past events and the Annual Events for our yearly activities. We hope to see you at the next event!


Check out the most recent news, awards, and events.  Select an entry to get more details (including photos).  Click on the Events Calendar for a view of scheduled events.  For prior entries, plase go to the Announcement, Awards, or Event Archives on the left.

Announcements

Fairhurst, G. T., & Putnam, L. L. Sourcing paradoxical tensions in organizational discourse...

Two Communication majors won awards in the area of Social Sciences for their poster presentation...

Rene Weber, Professor at the Department of Communication and Director of UCSB's...

Tania Dunson, Business Officer of the Department of Communication, has been...

Ronald E. Rice won the International Communication Association’s Steven H. Chaffee Career ...

Events

Annual Department of Communication Awards Ceremony; see...

  1. June 5, 2015 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm

Senior Honors students will present their Theses.  See...

  1. June 5, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Professor Matthew C. Nisbet, Northeastern University Presents Engaging the Public on...

  1. May 15, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
  • Sustainable Science Communication Conference

What are effective ways of communicating about sustainability and environmental science?

  1. May 13, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
  2. May 14, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

All UCSB Communication alumni are invited to join us for wine and hors d’oeuvres in UCSB’s UCen Corwin Pavilion immediately after our 7th annual Communication Career Day.

  1. April 25, 2015 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Join us on April 25, 2015, 1:00-3:30pm, UCen Corwin Pavilion, for our 7th annual Communication Career Day!

  1. April 25, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Jennifer L. Bevan (B.A., M.A., University of Delaware, Ph.D.; University of Georgia) will...

  1. April 24, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Visiting Scholar Martin Ehala, Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics, University of...

  1. April 10, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

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