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Sorority Honors Department Chair

Dr. Jason Black, chair of the Department of Communication Studies, has been honored as the 2018 Faculty Member of the Year for the Charlotte chapter of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority. "I'm genuinely honored to win an award chosen by some of our department's brightest students,” Dr. Black said. “More than anything, I'm grateful to share conversations and class time with incredibly brilliant and... Sorority Honors Department Chair Read more >>

Bochantin Speaks on Millenials at Work for PBS

Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director Jaime Bochantin recently shared her expertise about Millennials in the workplace/career world. Check out the WTVI-TV story featuring Dr. Bochantin via http://www.wtvi.org/carolina-impact-season-6/20297. Scroll down to click on the box titled: ”Millennials Leaving Corporate America."   Bochantin Speaks on Millenials at Work for PBS Read more >>

Communication Major Honored with Alumni Award

The inagural class of the UNC Charlotte Young Alumni Chapter's 10 Under Ten Award includes a Communication Studies alumna. Ohavia Phillips (pictured, front row, center), who graduated in 2015, is a producer for Spectrum News as well as host of YouTube program “The Oh Show,” which aims empower, inspire and offer practical advice to help people grow and celebrate themselves. ... Communication Major Honored with Alumni Award Read more >>

Speech Team Earns Wins in PA

The UNC Charlotte Speech Team traveled to Westchester, Pa., Oct. 13 and 14, to compete against students from St. Joseph’s University, George Mason University, Seton Hall University, James Madison University, Suffolk College and others at their first tournament of the season.  Students Rebecca De Luna, Misty Morin and Samantha Darwin competed in persuasive speaking, poetry interpretation,... Speech Team Earns Wins in PA Read more >>

Jiang to help lead publication, webinar

Dr. Min Jiang, Associate Professor of Communication Studies and Chair of the Confucius Institute Faculty Advisory Council, has taken on leadership roles, both long- and short-term. Starting in January 2019, Dr. Jiang will begin her four-year tenure as Associate Editor at Sage journal Communication & the Public. This international, peer-reviewed journal publishes “both theoretical and... Jiang to help lead publication, webinar Read more >>