Comm Student Showcase

(pictured above: 2017 Comm Student Showcase Winners)

Submissions Open for the 7th Annual Comm Student Showcase

 The Department of Communication will host the Seventh Annual Communication Student Showcase and Awards to celebrate the many forms of achievement and expression in the major. Submit your work for a chance to be recognized by faculty, peers, and alums. Awards will be given out Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at 5 PM in the ILC Comm Hub. All submissions will be highlighted in an online showcase.

Showcase Categories


(choose from 3 categories: audio, video, visual art)

Civic Engagement/Community-Based Work
Original Research

(works in progress are welcome!)  

We are excited to see work that addresses issues of social justice and promotes diversity, especially work that celebrates a range of race, class, gender, sexuality, and ability issues. Students may submit work from the past or current semesters, inculding while studying abroad. Students may submit different work in multiple categories and works in progress are welcome. Flyers with more detailed submission guidelines, showcase rules, and judging criteria are available on the third floor of the ILC.

Showcase prizes are generously funded by UMass Communication Alumni.

Questions? Email Associate Professor Lisa Henderson ( or Associate Professor Stephen Gencarella (, and please write "showcase submission" in the subject line.

Submission Deadline: Tuesday, March 27, 2018