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Student Spotlight: Emily Hein

This January we had 93 undergraduate students declare the Communication Studies major, with over 130 more students anticipated to declare in May! We asked Emily Hein about her decision to pursue Comm Studies for her educational path.

Student Spotlight: Stephanie Mustonen

This January we had 93 undergraduate students declare the Communication Studies major, with over 130 more students anticipated to declare in May! We asked Stephanie Mustonen about her decision to pursue Comm Studies for her educational path.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to study and teach about the mass media and emerging media: their evolution, their effects, their uses by everyday people, and their regulation and industry practices. We are dedicated to cultivating a thorough-going media literacy among our students, and to producing cutting-edge scholarship about the media’s impact on individuals and society.We have a highly sought-after and rigorous undergraduate concentration, world-renowned faculty, a prestigious interdisciplinary Ph.D. program, and a large cohort of dedicated and successful alumni.

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