Joan Alford

Jan 26, 2016

Tar Heel: Sharita Whitaker has forged a legal career for other minorities to follow

NC State University Department of Communication Alum Sharita Whitaker is featured in this News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) feature.

Aug 26, 2015

High schoolers have fun and focus on possible future careers at first COM Camp

When the studio lights switched on in the Butler Communication Building television studio on July 6, they lit more than just sets. They helped fire the imaginations, and enlighten the educational goals, of ten high school students participating in the […]

May 20, 2015

Dr. James Kiwanuka-Tondo receives Outstanding Global Engagement Award

NC State Provost Warwick Arden presented Department of Communication associate professor Dr. James Kiwanuka-Tondo with the 2015 Outstanding Global Engagement Award at the 5th Annual Global Engagement Exposition held April 14, 2015, at the University Club. The Expo is sponsored […]

Dec 19, 2014

Dr. Lynsey K. Romo

Building on six years of real-world communication experience, in which Dr. Romo worked to improve health and economic conditions for low-income individuals, Dr. Romo is an interpersonal and health communication scholar. Her socially-meaningful research examines how people communicate about uncomfortable issues, specifically pertaining to health and finances.

May 6, 2014

Dr. Andrew R. Binder

Assistant Professor Dr. Andrew R. Binder is the Communication faculty scholar of the month. His research focuses on how people develop attitudes toward and learn about science and risk, how the mass media depicts emerging technologies, and how social factors shape the communication of science.

Apr 11, 2014

The Technician Highlights 2014 Wolfpack Speaks Winners

The annual Wolfpack Speaks public speaking competition was held April 2 as part of COM WEEK. Technician article.

Apr 11, 2014

This is What Science Looks Like Blog

Research Blog Post: My name is Lynsey Romo and I’m an assistant professor of interpersonal and health communication. I study communication about uncomfortable issues, particularly surrounding money, weight, and healthy but deviant behaviors (e.g., not drinking alcohol) in hopes of […]

Apr 11, 2014

COM Spring Commencement May 10

The annual spring commencement exercises for the Department of Communication will be held at 1 p.m. in Reynolds Coliseum May 10, 2014.

Mar 13, 2014


The NC State Department of Communication hosts its annual COM WEEK March 31 through April 3, 2014. Visit for complete schedule.

Feb 19, 2014

Jessica Eckstrom ’13 is featured as N&O Tarheel of the Week

Recent Communication alumna and entrepreneur Jessica Eckstrom ’13 is featured as the February 16 News and Observer Tarheel of the Week.