Staff Opening: Communications & Curriculum Manager
Jul 21, 2016

The Department of Communication at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is accepting applications for a full-time Communications & Curriculum Manager. For the full position announcement, including required qualifications and application instructions, please click here. The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer of women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members.

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Donal Carbaugh Named NCA Distinguished Scholar
Jun 25, 2016

The National Communication Association has selected Prof. Donal Carbaugh as a 2016 Distinguished Scholar. The Distinguished Scholar Award is NCA's highest honor and recognizes a lifetime of scholarly achievement in the study of communication. Prof. Carbaugh was recognized by his peers for his work as a leading scholar in culture, discourse, and language and as preeminent scholar of the ethnography of communication with a focus on language & social interaction.

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Victor Ramos and James Desjardin Win Student Employee Awards
May 26, 2016

Congratulations to Communication majors Victor Ramos and James Desjardin, recipients of the Gerald F. Scanlon Student Employee of the Year Awards. They are two of only ten student employees from across campus to be so honored. The university's announcement of the award winners is available here.

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Comm 497T Students Create Podcast
May 5, 2016

Students in Prof. Jarice Hanson's Comm 497T course (Advanced Issues in Information Technology and Society) worked in groups to create a podcast that covers a range of topics that present challenges for the future. The students identified key social, economic, and policy issues that will change the way we think about children, sustainable environments, sports, online gaming, unemployment, and travel. Give the podcast a listen by clicking here.

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