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.

  • ELEEP sexual health literacy project

    Emerson Youth Program Hopes Sexual Health Literacy Is in the Cards

    A group of Boston youth are spending two days a week at Emerson College this summer designing and testing games to use in peer mentoring. They're trying to teach fellow teens about sexual health literacy.

  • Digital Storytelling Class

    Students Showcase Stories Made with Mobile Devices

    Graduate and undergraduate students in Jae Williams’ (’08 MA ’16) Digital Storytelling class presented their photography, video, and other artistic creations at the first Digital Storytelling Showcase, held at the Visitor Center on Wednesday, June 29.

  • ECPS

    Bloomberg Cites Emerson for Accurate Primary Polling

    Emerson College Polling Society (ECPS) is one of only five independent pollsters that published at least 10 qualifying polls on the presidential primary races and accurately predicted the winners at least 90 percent of the time, according to Bloomberg Politics.

  • Greg Payne

    Payne Analyzes Trump's Brand in InsideSources

    Associate Professor Greg Payne, chair of the Communication Studies Department, was interviewed for a story on InsideSource about the diminishing perception of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's brand.

  • David Gerzof Richard

    Gerzof Richards Talks About Hate Crimes on "Greater Boston"

    Emerson College faculty member David Gerzof Richard was part of a panel discussing whether hate crimes are on the rise on WGBH’s Greater Boston June 20.

  • David Gerzof Richard

    Gerzof Richard Talks Video in "Entrepreneur"

    Emerson College faculty member and social media expert David Gerzof Richard was interviewed by Entrepreneur about the need for brands to accept that video is increasingly becoming the dominant form of communication, on Facebook and across the web.

  • GlobCom in United Arab Emirates

    Comm Studies Students Pitch Campaigns in Abu Dhabi

    Students from the Emerson College Communication Studies Department collaborated with fellow students from around the world to come up with a campaign to save marine mammals during the Global Communications Project in the United Arab Emirates last weekend.