We are delighted to report a new colleague will be joining us as Honors Assistant Professor of Communication in Fall 2013. Dr. Seth Goldman, currently the George Gerbner Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania, will be arriving this fall.

The Death and Life of American Journalism The Media Revolution that Will Begin the World Again

What does it mean to be modern outside the West? Based on a wealth of primary data collected over five years, Kraidy analyzes

May 18, 2008 -- Dr. Anca Romantan, an assistant professor in Communication at UMass Amherst, passed away peacefully on April 14, 2008 after a long struggle with lung cancer.

September 12, 2008 -- The Transnational Latinidades and Cultural Production Research Working Group in the Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies (CLACS) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst present a lecture on the Role of the Mass Media in U.S. Latino Politics: Lessons from the Past 20 Years to Help Better Understand the 2008 Campaign

Invited Talk by Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist David Maraniss