Communication Studies

Department of Communication Studies News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news for the Department of Communication Studies. For College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Global Communication

    Expert in global communication advises Emersonians

    Joachim Kuss, director of communications for Zeiss Vision Care, is visiting Emerson for a week and will be an invited lecturer in several graduate and undergraduate classes in Communication Studies and Marketing.

  • Gold Key

    53 students inducted into Gold Key Society

    Fifty-three students, along with faculty members Tulasi Srinivas, Aaron B. Daniels, and Mary Kovaleski Byrnes, were honored during the Gold Key Honor Society ceremony on April 27 at the Semel Theater.

  • West

    West awarded by Eastern Communication Association

    Rich West, professor of Communication Studies, received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award from the Eastern Communication Association (ECA) on April 25 in Philadelphia. 

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    Robin Roberts to give Commencement undergrad address

    Robin Roberts of ABC's Good Morning America will provide the undergraduate address at the 135th Emerson College Commencement on May 18. Pulitzer Prize-winning Emerson professor and author Megan Marshall will provide the graduate address. 

  • Spencer Kimball

    Kimball discusses Social Security Philadelphia Inquirer

    Spencer Kimball, scholar-in-residence in the Communication Studies Department offers his opinion on New Jersey’s Governor, Chris Christie’s, social security plans in Philadelphia Inquirer. 

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    Bird Street students share inspirational essays

    Students from the Bird Street Community Center in Boston participated in the 2015 “What’s Your Dream” speech contest that culminated with the middle- and high-school youth reading inspiring essays at Emerson’s Iwasaki Library on April 8.

  • Chris Kane

    Mom of two, Kane '16 co-leads polling club

    It’s common for the fellow students of Chris Kane ’16 to mistake her for a professor, but that doesn’t bother her. “I don’t mind at all,” said the mother of two, who is majoring in Political Communication through the Communication Studies Department. 

  • Kacie Bailey

    Communication students work on nursing regulations

    Communication Studies graduate students Kacie Bailey, MA ’15, and Thomas Craig, MA ’16, recently spoke with a legislative steering committee about a communication strategy to aid two nursing associations with a political campaign.

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