Dr. Jennifer Samp Elected Chair of the ICA Interpersonal Division

Posted on Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 1:19pm
Our own Dr. Jennifer Samp will serve as the chair of the Interpersonal Division at the International Communication Association conference.  According to the ICA website, "The Interpersonal Communication Division is interested in communication processes that occur between people. Such processes...

Accelerated PhD

Posted on Friday, October 3, 2014 - 9:47am
Interested in a PhD in Communication Studies? Check out our new accelerated PhD program here!

All COMM Majors and Minors Wanted

Posted on Monday, September 29, 2014 - 3:46pm
What: UNCA Gathering (Information about Grad School and free GRE prep from Kaplan) When: Tuesday (Tomorrow - September 30th @ 5:30pm) Where: 502 Caldwell Hall   Kaplan has prepared a presentation that will cover the following subjects: - Benefits of attending graduate school - Financing graduate...

Do you need a Graduation Check?

Posted on Monday, September 29, 2014 - 2:01pm
Do you need a graduation check or do you have questions about Graduation?  We have set aside time for you to do so!  Meet with Rita Free in Caldwell Hall ~ Room 609C Monday October 20th, 27th, and November 3rd. 1:00-4:00 pm (Walk-In)

UNCA Fall Kickoff Event

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 - 9:05pm
The Undergraduate National Communication Association (UNCA) is hosting its fall Kickoff Meeting Tuesday, September 16 at 5:30pm in Caldwell 502.  UNCA is great way to connect with other Communication Studies majors or minors.  Come and learn more about future opportunities with UNCA!  Pizza will be...

Emily Winderman is Published!

Posted on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:15pm
Emily Winderman's article "S(anger) Goes Postal in the Woman Rebel: Angry Rhetoric as a Collectivizing Moral Emotion" was recently published in Rhetoric & Public Affairs as the lead article in the Fall 2014 issue. This is Emily's first published piece

New UNCA Officers

Posted on Friday, August 8, 2014 - 11:31am
The Undergraduate National Communication Association has elected officers for next year. Starting Fall 2014, UNCA will be led by the following outstanding Communication Studies undergrads: President: Jesslyn Rollins Vice-President: Ansley Usery (Fall 2014), Danielle Wingo (Spring 2015) Directors...

O'Connell Joins Faculty

Posted on Friday, August 8, 2014 - 11:29am
Peter O’Connell (PhD Harvard, 2011) joins our faculty as an assistant professor of rhetoric this fall.

Cone Award Winners

Posted on Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 3:41pm
The Department of Communication Studies offers the Olive M. Cone Scholarship award to particularly outstanding Communication Studies majors.  For 2014, Saureh Askarian and Abbey Milner were the Olive M. Cone scholarship winners.  Congratulations to both Saureh and Abbey! This Award comes from a...

Dr. Analisa Arroyo’s Research on Young Women’s Eating Attitudes and Body Image Featured in the Media

Posted on Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 2:48pm
Dr. Analisa Arroyo, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, has recently received considerable media interest in her work on family interactions, eating attitudes and body image. Dr. Arroyo’s article (with co-author Dr. Chris Segrin of the University of Arizona) entitled “Family interactions...