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.

  • Kimball

    Kimball touts auto-call findings

    Spencer Kimball, scholar-in-residence in the Communication Studies Department, is scheduled to appear on Sirius XM Radio on October 7 to discuss research that found political "auto-calls" are more effective than previously thought.

  • West

    West's book gets NCA award

    Richard West, professor of the Communication Studies Department, co-wrote a book being awarded by the National Communication Association.

  • Clary

    Student helps people with disabilities fly planes

    Max Clary ’15 has launched a marketing campaign for a local flight school that helps people with mobility impairments soar to their dreams.

  • IGSO

    Party for international graduate students

    The recently formed International Graduate Student Organization (IGSO) hosted its Global Party for Emerson graduate students September 21.

  • Baroni

    New full-time faculty welcomed

    Emerson is welcoming 15 new full-time faculty members across various departments to begin the 2013-14 academic year. “These new faculty members are experts in their fields and will be an integral part of Emerson’s future,” said Michaele Whelan, chief academic officer.

  • 9/11 vigil

    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.

  • Anderson as Faulkner

    Anderson gets Coger Award for performance studies

    John Dennis Anderson, interim chair of Communication Studies, is receiving a Coger Award for his work in performance studies. He often performs one-person shows of historical characters.

  • Hollingworth

    Hollingworth's 50 years honored

    Numerous Emerson faculty members were recognized September 3 for significant years of service to the College, including Ted Hollingworth of Communication Studies, who has worked at Emerson since 1963.

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