The Department of Communication Studies
Is Dedicated to Understanding and Enriching Human Interaction



Debate and Graduate Program Alumni Return to Athens for Successful Reunion

Posted on Monday, April 25, 2016 - 10:42am

Debate and graduate program alumni of the Communication Studies department gathered for a weekend of events at the University of Georgia.


Congratulations to Jason Myres on a Successful Dissertation Defense!

Posted on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 7:10pm

Jason Myres successfully defended his dissertation entitled “The Public Voice” on April 12, 2016. The dissertation theorizes publics as a voice by drawing on both psychoanalysis and classical rhetorical literature.  Currently, scholars theorize publics, and...

Congratulations to Devon Macera on a Successful Defense!

Posted on Saturday, April 16, 2016 - 1:16pm

Devon Macera has successfully completed the oral defense of her written exams for the MA degree in Communication Studies. Dr. Tina Harris notes that Devon "did an impressive job on both parts of this final stage of her degree" and adds that Devon has been a "sheer joy" in the department....

Student Speakers Impress at the Bi-annual Public Speaking Contest

Posted on Friday, April 15, 2016 - 7:10pm

Communication Studies Students Receive University-Wide Awards during Honors Week

Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 11:10am

Congratulations to Tim Curran, Mengfei Guan, Hillary Palmer, and Abbey Miner for receiving university-wide awards during the University of Georgia’s Honors week! Tim, Mengfei, and Hillary have received the 2016 Outstanding Teaching Award. Tim and Mengfei are PhD students in interpersonal and...