Welcome to the Department of Communication and Journalism

The Department’s primary educational mission is to offer challenging liberal arts degree programs that include the personal and professional practices and the social contexts of communication, mass communication, and journalism. Through the study of human communication we seek to understand and to improve the human condition. The Department fulfills this liberal arts mission through its undergraduate programs in Communication, Media Studies, and Journalism, and through its graduate programs in Communication and Media Studies.

Attention graduating CMJ majors, family and friends: The Department of Communication and Journalism 2018 Graduation Reception will begin at 7:45 a.m. at the Wells Conference Center, Room 2 on May 12th (Commencement Day). The event will begin with light breakfast and conversation and award recognition will start at 8:15 a.m. The ceremony will end at approximately 8:45 a.m. with plenty of time to line up for Commencement. We hope to see you there!


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