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

Risa Jensen, Communication Major, was selected as the recipient of the 2015-2016 College of...

Norah Dunbar is Principal Investigator and Miriam Metzger is a co-PI of a $960,000 Sub-grant,...

His talk is titled "Good Intentions, Bad Effects:  Cumulative Advantage in Science...

Each year, teaching assistants play a vital role enhancing the teaching mission of the...

Yosita Yeerong, who will be going to Denmark next year on EAP, is a Fund for Education Abroad...

Dr. Andy Merolla will be joining the Department of Communication fall of 2016.  He has a PhD...

Varan, D., Lang, A., Barwise, P., Weber, R., & Bellman, S. (2015). How reliable are...

Fran Mancia, a Communication alumnus, and a current and longstanding member of the Communication...

Events

The Gay Revolution: How LGBT folks went from sinful, sick and criminal to citizen and consumer,...

  1. May 20, 2016 -
    3:30pm to 5:00pm

Alumni, please join us for a toast honoring and celebrating your achievements and the...

  1. April 30, 2016 -
    3:30pm to 4:30pm

Join us on April 30, 2016, 1-3:30pm, UCen Corwin Pavilion, for our 8th annual...

  1. April 30, 2016 -
    1:00pm to 3:00pm

Two of the Department’s graduate students are contestants for this year's Grad Slam...

  1. April 4, 2016 - 11:00am to April 6, 2016 - 3:00pm

Professor Noshir Contractor presented "Leveraging Computational Social Science to address Grand...

  1. March 4, 2016

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