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.

  • Event Commemorates Past Student

    The Department of Communication Studies hosted the David P. Twomey III Public Diplomacy Lecture/Dialogue.

  • 133rd Commencement about 'Emerson Strong'

    The 133rd Emerson College Commencement took on both celebratory and reflective tones on Mother’s Day, May 12, with keynote speakers Max Mutchnick ’87 and Debbie Allen.

  • Connor Award goes to head of Disney Music

    Chris Montan, P ’10, president of Walt Disney Music, received the Joseph E. Connor Memorial Award from Emerson’s Phi Alpha Tau fraternity in a ceremony at the Cabaret on March 16.

  • Miracles, compassion focus of 9/11 vigil

    An alumna whose mother died on American Airlines Flight 11 reflected on the tragedy at Emerson's 12th annual 9/11 vigil on Boston Common.

  • Emerson helps prepare future faculty

    Emerson has been a host institution for the Preparing Future Faculty Program at Howard University Graduate School in Washington, D.C., since 2008. The program was launched by Howard in 1994 to help give future academics practical experience.

  • Polling Society closely predicts Virginia race

    The student-run Emerson College Polling Society is credited with the most accurate prediction in the Virginia governor's race.

  • New program pairs students with nonprofits

    A pilot program launched at Emerson College last semester paired Communication Studies students with nonprofit organizations that needed help raising awareness about their programs.

  • Summer internships featured on Facebook

    Emerson’s Career Services Office has asked several students about their internships this summer and is featuring their responses on Facebook and Twitter.