Department Newsletter

Dec 6, 2016

Alumni Bolt to the Top

From tailgating on Trinity Road to running an award-winning public relations and social media management agency, President and Founder of Bolt Public Relations Caroline Callaway and VP Jo-Anne Chase both started their impressive journeys at NC State just 16 years ago.

Dec 6, 2016

Swimmer Soren Dahl Enjoys Olympic Odyssey

From competing on NC State’s men’s swim team to racing in the 2016 Summer Olympics for the Danish Olympic team, Soren Dahl, a junior studying communication and political science, has had a much different college experience than the average 22-year-old.

Dec 6, 2016

Sexual Communication Fair a Hit with Students

While students spent the first and only reading day of last semester studying for finals, some faculty, staff and students attended the fourth NC State Sexual Communication Fair in Caldwell Lounge hosted by Dr. Kami Kosenko and her sexual communication class.

Dec 6, 2016

Mascot Tuffy Receives National Publicity

Our very own Tuffy, pack athletes’ live mascot, was recently featured in the New York Times, and the cover photo for the article has its own story to tell.

Dec 6, 2016

Three Faculty Join Department

Three new faculty members joined the Department of Communication this fall.

Dec 6, 2016

Faculty Host Southern Colloquium on Rhetoric

When Dr. Chris Ingraham and Dr. Emily Winderman were asked if they would consider hosting the 2016 Southern Colloquium on Rhetoric at NC State, they agreed without hesitation.

Dec 6, 2016

COM Department Creates New Web Site

The Department of Communication’s website has a brand-new look, and we can thank Joan Alford, graduate services coordinator and department webmaster.

Mar 3, 2016

In Memorium: Jack Hall, Actor, Lawyer, Teacher

Jack Hall, instructor from 2000 to 2009 in public speaking, drama and communication law, died January 29 after a brief illness.

Mar 3, 2016

Dr. Melissa Johnson Wins Senior Scholar Grant

A familiar face in Winston Hall for more than 20 years has won a prestigious Senior Scholar grant from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC).

Mar 3, 2016

Faculty, Students Collaborate on Research Opportunities

NC State faculty members in the Department of Communication show leadership in their professional spheres that trickles down to the student level, spawning opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students in the department.