The Department of Communication Studies
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Georgia Debate Union to Host the Richard B. Russell Scholars Debate

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:39am

Be sure to join the Georgia Debate Union this week at the annual Richard B. Russell Scholars debate. The topic: The United States should legalize marijuana. Come see the debaters take on this very timely topic.

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015; 7:00pm

Where: Russell Building Special...

UGA Communication Studies Students in Tampa for Conference

Posted on Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 7:51pm

Several Communication Studies students traveled to Tampa, FL this weekend to present their scholarship at the annual Southern States Communication Association Conference. After finishing all of their presentations they enjoyed a nice sunset and meal on the beach!



Alumnus E. Michelle Ramsey Receives Mentoring Award

Posted on Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 12:19pm

E. Michelle Ramsey (Ph.D., UGA, 2000) was awarded the Rosemary Schraer Mentoring Award from Penn State Berks on April 3rd for her continued committment to mentoring students, including serving as the advisor to both individuals and multiple organizations, creating internship opportunities for...

Public Speaking Competition

Posted on Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 12:09pm

The Communication Studies Department will be hosting our semi-annual Public Speaking contest which will feature your fellow classmates presenting amazing speeches. This event will count as a COMM research credit opportunity and there will also be snacks so you don’t want to miss it!


Dr. Peter O’Connell to be Inducted to CTL Lilly Teaching Fellows Program

Posted on Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 12:02pm

Assistant Professor Peter O’Connell (Ph.D., Harvard University) has been selected by the Center for Teaching and Learning as a Lilly Teaching Fellow for 2015-2017. Each spring semester ten tenure-track assistant professors who are recent recipients of a Ph.D. or...

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