Communication Student Groups

Lambda Pi Eta          American Marketing Association          Communication Association at UCSB


 

Lambda Pi Eta National Communication Honor Society

What is it?

A national honor society founded in 1985 in order to:

  • Recognize, fosLambda Pi Eta badgeter & reward outstanding achievement in communication
  • Stimulate interest in the field of communication
  • Promote & encourage professional development among Comm majors
  • Provide and opportunity to discuss & exchange ideas in the Comm field
  • Establish & maintain closer relationships between faculty & students
  • Explore options for graduate education in communication

Who is eligible?

Students who:

  • Have completed 90 units (junior standing)
  • Have completed at least 2 UD Comm Courses
  • Have a GPA of at least 3.25 in Communication courses
  • Are a currently enrolled student with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Display a commitment to the field of communication

Interested in joining?

Click here to complete and submit an online Membership Appllication.

Lifetime membership is a one-time $50 fee (made payable to Lambda Pi Eta), further payment instructions will be discussed at the first meeting.

The 2020-2021 Lambda Pi Eta faculty advisor is Dr. Kristy Hamilton.

Questions?

Contact the UCSB chapter of Lambda Pi Eta at ucsblambdapieta@gmail.com.

Learn about upcoming meetings and events on our Shoreline or Facebook page, and past presenters on the LPE annual events page: https://www.comm.ucsb.edu/news/annual/lambda-pi-eta

Please visit the national Lambda Pi Eta website for additional information.


American Marketing Association

The University of California, Santa Barbara, American Marketing Association is a collegiate chapter of the American Marketing Association. UCSB students of all majors are given the opportunity to understand and become experienced in the field of marketing.

AMA is dedicated to furthering students’ education outside the classroom in the field of marketing. We offer hands-on experience through marketing projects, workshops and internship opportunities that allow students to put their marketing knowledge to practical use. Throughout the year we also offer social and professional events that allow members to network with like-minded students and local professionals.

Our goal is to give our members exclusive access to internships, keep them up-to-date on current marketing trends, and allow them to learn first-hand from local guest speakers. Together, we are forming a community of young enthusiasts who are excited to delve into the many facets of marketing.

MEETING TIMES: Bi-weekly meetings on Wednesday nights at 6:30 PM. Location varies.

MEMBERSHIP FEES: $60 for the quarter, $78 for the year, inclusive of membership to the national American Marketing Association and an official AMA Certificate awarded at the quarterly Induction Ceremony. Checks can be made out to UCSB AMA and the application can be found here. First meeting is free!

Contact Us

View our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ucsbmarketing.

Visit our website: http://ucsbama.wordpress.com.

Contact the UCSB AMA Chapter at amaucsb@gmail.com.

Contact 2019-2020 AMA Faculty advisor Dr. Jennifer Gibbs at gibbs@comm.ucsb.edu


 

 

Communication Association at UCSB

Welcome!

The Communication Association at UCSB is a student-run organization dedicated to providing students with an outlet to explore the multi-faceted Communication major. The club offers students a place to  participate in workshops, internship mixers, career panels, and networking opportunities. Read more about the Association in the Gaucho Communicator and check out our Facebook Page.

For those of you who are not communication majors, we also want to encourage you to look into what our organization has to offer. The Communication Association can help those studying all fields because communication is essential to our everyday lives. Communication is the primary function in our relationships, networking, personal lives, and is a vital component of all careers.

EVENT TIMES: Tuesdays at 6:00pm through Zoom 

Please check our instagram account for event updates.

MEMBERSHIP DUES: None. Because of COVID-19, we are not requiring any membership dues. So feel free to come join our events and see what the Communication field is all about!

Communication Association Officers and Contact Information (2020-2021)

President: Julia Wang, juliawang@ucsb.edu

Vice President: Paola Portabales Mosquera de Barros, p_portabalesmosquera@ucsb.edu

Co-Director of Event Planning: Jasmine Khamenian, jasminekhamenian@ucsb.edu

Co-Director of Event Planning: Chrissy Berry, christinayberry@ucsb.edu

Director of Membership: Nohemi Hernandez, nohemihernandez@ucsb.edu

Director of Public Relations: Julia Trites, jtrites@ucsb.edu

Director of Treasury and Development: Katarina Bongardt, kbongardt@ucsb.edu

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Young Ji Kim, ykim@comm.ucsb.edu