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Nan Wilson Wakefiled (right) and Ali DuBois (left) of UNCC’s Development Office

Graduate creates scholarship, challenges others to follow

Nan Wilson Wikenfeld saw a way to make a difference, and she has -- by founding a Communication Studies scholarship. Thanks to her generous contribution, The Nan Wilson Wilkenfeld Communication Studies Graduate Travel Scholarship provides funding for UNC Charlotte Communication Studies MA students to travel for academic conferences, data collection, or study abroad. For spring 2017, up to five... Graduate creates scholarship, challenges others to follow Read more >>

Jordan Boyd Finishes Strong at Ocean City

The UNC Charlotte Forensics Team finished strong this weekend at the tournament in Ocean City, MD. Jordan Boyd finished 1st Impromptu out of 37 competitors and 2nd in Declamation out of 39 competitors. Jordan also received Overall Impromptu Speaker and Declamation Speaker of the Year awards at this tournament!   Congratulations to the UNC Charlotte Foresnics Team on their wins for the... Jordan Boyd Finishes Strong at Ocean City Read more >>

Speaking Center successes selected for conference presentation

Talk about excellence! A submission from Senior Lecturer Debbie Kilby Baker and two Communication Studies students has been selected for inclusion in the 2017 National Association of Communication Centers conference. The topic is “Elevator Going Up? Uplifting Lessons Learned from Redesigning the Marketing of Elevator Speech Events” and the presenters are, in addition to Ms Kilby Baker, Miranda... Speaking Center successes selected for conference presentation Read more >>

Read it and learn -- the March COMMunicator is here

        March 1, 2017  ⧫  Department of Communication Studies’ monthly newsletter. Come to Social Justice Talk Dr. Larry Frey, Professor of Communication at the University of Colorado Boulder, will be the spring speaker for the Communication Studies Graduate Student Association. Dr. Frey studies applied communication – specifically collective communicative practices among marginalized... Read it and learn -- the March COMMunicator is here Read more >>

Infertility Talk with Dr. Johnson and Dr. Quinlan

Please join the department of Communication Studies Dr. Quinaln and the department of History's Dr. Johnson  for a discussion on infertility at the UNCC Cone Center, Room 210 on Tuesday, Feb. 28th from 10:00-11:30 a.m. This is a free event and open to the public. This event is sponsored by research on women's health interest group and health academy. Infertility Talk with Dr. Johnson and Dr. Quinlan Read more >>