Comm Alum Returns to UMass as New Head Baseball Coach

Matt Reynolds '05

A new face will lead the UMass baseball program. But he won't be an unfamiliar one.

Archive this article

Comm Professor Wins Book Award

Comm Associate Professor

Archive this article

Workshop with Disability Services

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Event Date: 
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 14:30
Please join the Community, Climate & Social Justice (CCSJ) committee and the Disability Office in a department workshop on how to better serve and accommodate students with disabilities. Speakers will be AnnMarie Duchon and Benjamin Ostiguy from UMass Disability Services.

Comm Students and Faculty Gain Global Experience


Comm faculty and students at UMass Oxford Summer Seminar.


Comm Students and Faculty Gain First-Hand Global Experience during Study Abroad

Oxford University

In any given semester, students might have the option to take COMM 338, Children, Teens, and Medi


Comm Dept Celebrates the Start of the Fall 2018 Semester


Comm faculty, staff, graduate students, and peer advisors, ready for the fall 2018 semester.

(Photo credit: Matthew Medeiros)


Civic Engagement in Diverse Latinx Communities: Learning from Social Justice Partnerships in Action

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Event Date: 
Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:00 to 16:00
Join us for a day of presentations and dialogue between local community leaders/partners, faculty, staff, and students who are developing social justice approaches to university-community partnerships within Latinx communities in Western Massachusetts. Community members will be co-presenting with their academic collaborators, and each panel will highlight the importance of developing collaborative pedagogies that recognize Latinx communities as specific sites of creative and dynamic civic engagement.

Comm Grad Welcome Picnic

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Date: 
Sun, 09/30/2018 - 12:00 to 15:00
Communication Annual Welcome Back Fall Picnic. We're welcoming our new graduate students. This year we will be at the Mill River Recreation Area Pavilion in North Amherst. Mill River Recreation Area is on the PVTA bus line so it’s easy to get to. There will be lots of fun activities for children and adults.

Department Chair Takes on a New Role


Mari Castañeda, chair and professor of Communication, is the new Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion for SBS.


Alumni Networking Night

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Event Date: 
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 17:30 to 19:30
Our alumni are friendly, successful, and eager to help Communication students! Meet face-to-face with Comm alums at various stages of their careers as they return to campus to meet with current Comm students and offer career advice and support. This is a major career networking opportunity for Communication undergrads. Open to all Communication majors; no registration required. Appetizers and beverages will be served.

Comm Welcomes Two New Faculty

Seyram Avle and Devon Greyson

The Department of Communication is pleased to expand its academic reach into the study of the fie


Comm Welcomes Two New Faculty


New faculty bring diverse research and expertise to the Department of Communication.

ILC building, welcome to fall 2018

Marianne Neal-Joyce

Contact Info
First Name: 
Last Name: 
Position 1: 
Phone Number: 
413 545-7770


Subscribe to Department of Communication RSS