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Study Abroad with Dr. Kevin Real in Peru, June 12 - July 3, 2015

Join Dr. Real in Peru for Summer II 2015

Dr. Kevin Real has developed a course that will be taught during Summer II, 2015 in Peru. This 3-4 week course will be a mixture of classroom and hands-on experience in facilitating students’ understanding of the global workplace. The format will include the following: Pre-depar
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Save the Date: Pro-Am Day is October 29th

“Professional-Amateur Day” is scheduled on October 29th, 2014. Interested juniors, seniors, and alumni are invited to participate in this event from 11:30 – 3:30 pm at off and on-campus sites. Students, faculty, alumni, and friends will be invited to attend lunch, wi
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COM 535 in Ireland

Eleven communication majors from the University of Kentucky traveled to Ireland this summer to partake in a two-week travel study program on risk and crisis communication. The COM 535 class visited crisis communication consulting agencies, the Dublin Fire Brigade, Croke Park Stadium,
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Summer 2014 News and Notes

Dear Students, Friends, and Colleagues, Thank you for your interest in the Department of Communication at the University of Kentucky. At present, we support over 400 major students and 100 minor students, and we will enroll over 3,000 students in seats for courses this fall.  To help
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Top Students: Outstanding Student Award Recipients

  Each year the Communication Department presents an award to an Outstanding Junior and Senior for academic and professional excellence. The 2012 Outstanding Junior is Tamika Tompoulidis. The Department of Communication is honoring four Outstanding Seniors this year: Courtney Aub
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Three-Term Lexington City Councilwoman K.C. Crosbie Now Represents Kentucky on a National Level Through Her Work With the Republican National Committee

K.C. Crosbie’s career as a Lexington City Council Member has given her a name as an advocate for local taxpayers and allowed her an opportunity to represent Lexington and Kentucky on the national level. A career in government began in an unusual way for Crosbie. The 1992 Department of
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Partnership with ORAU leads to expansion of Media Monitoring Lab

Development of the Department’s Digital Content Analysis Lab (DCA) took a big leap forward through a funded partnership with Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). The grant (Principal Investigator, Dr. Nancy Harrington) has given us the opportunity to further develop our med
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A Welcome from the Chair

Hello! As we enter the new academic year, I would like to welcome you to the first edition of the new Communication Department alumni newsletter.  COMMunity is an e-newsletter, designed to keep us in touch in a convenient, interactive manner.   It is my hope that we can reconnect to f
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