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.


Graduate School Information Session

On Thursday, Nov. 15 from 5:00-7:30 p.m., there will be an information session in Dunn Hall about the CMJ graduate school. 

Multicultural Community Forum

Communication and Journalism students will present on the topic of learning with difference at the Maine Multicultural Center’s Forum Series on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 6 pm in the Bangor Public Library.

For more information: Here is the link for Department news and notices of upcoming events.



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