February 2024 Newsletter

We’ve all heard the statistics about New Year’s resolutions—that by February, most people’s, well, resolve has wavered, and what started as heartfelt ambitions are abandoned as we surrender to the habits of yesteryear. But whether you’re a believer or a skeptic about the power of New Year’s resolutions, periodically making time to reflect on what … Read More

November 2023 Newsletter

Note from the Chair Dear Friends of Communication, The transition to Autumn, with its crisp and colorful beauty, is a perfect time to share our gratitude for the fruits of our collective efforts as we turn toward an exciting and busy year ahead. In this edition, you’ll read about new faculty books and honors, learn … Read More

May 2023 Alumni Newsletter

A Note from the Chair Happy Spring! One of our priorities this academic year has been to plant the seeds of our students career success as we revitalize our suite of professional development programs for students. Thanks to support from our alumni community, UW Communication offers a variety of experiential learning opportunities, known collectively as … Read More

March 2023 Alumni Newsletter

2023 Scheidel Lecture: Creating Time Through Communication April 25, 2023 – Walker Ames Room, Kane Hall – 5:30-7:30pmLight refreshments will be provided – RSVP Here Dr. Dawna I. Ballard, Associate Professor of Organizational Communication and Technology at the University of Texas at Austin, will deliver the 2023 Scheidel Lecture in April. As an expert in … Read More

December 2022 Alumni Newsletter

Happy Holidays from the Department of Communication! Alumni of Distinction and Hall of Fame 2022  Every year, the UW Department of Communication honors outstanding alumni who are making a difference in their careers, and out in their communities, by inducting them into the Department’s Alumni Hall of Fame. We also recognize the exceptional work of … Read More

Alumni of Distinction and Hall of Fame 2022

Every year, the UW Department of Communication honors outstanding alumni who are making a difference in their careers and communities by inducting them into the Department’s Alumni Hall of Fame. We also recognize the exceptional work of recent graduates through the Outstanding Early Career Award, as well as celebrate the invaluable contributions of those who … Read More

September 2022 Alumni Newsletter

Note from the Chair “And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.” –Oscar Wilde Dear Communication alumni and friends, With Fall now in full swing, the Department of Communication is buzzing with activity as students, faculty, and staff begin their work together in a new academic year. This Fall, we welcomed our newest faculty colleague, … Read More

July 2022 Alumni Newsletter

Catch up with the Department in this Summer 2022 edition of the Alumni Newsletter. Read about faculty retirements, upcoming events, Husky Landing, 2022 graduates and more!