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2018 Student-Alumni Networking Night

Communication juniors and seniors are invited to attend the fall 2018 Student-Alumni Networking Night on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 from 3:30-6:00 p.m. at the Hilary J. Boone Center, 500 Rose Street, Lexington KY 40506. This event will connect COM majors with successful UK Department o
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Fall 2018 News and Notes

Welcome Back! The fall semester is already well underway, but we’re still trying to catch our breath from the busy summer! As many of you know, the Department of Communication moved to the second floor of Blazer Dining (formerly Blazer Hall). Our faculty offices are quite literally in
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Dr. Diane Francis named DREAM Scholar

Dr. Diane Francis named DREAM Scholar Congratulations to Dr. Diane Francis, named a 2018 DREAM Scholar. The Disparities Researchers Equalizing Access for Minorities (DREAM) Scholars Program supports the training of exceptional under-represented minority Pre-docs, Post-docs and Assista
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Job Opening Announced!

The Center for Health Equity Transformation in the College of Medicine at the University of Kentucky is seeking Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Tenure Track Regular Title Series full time (12 month) positions in the newly established Center for Health Equity Transformation in
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Derek Lane Named Interim Dean of College of Communication and Information

Congratulations to Dr. Derek Lane, who has been named the interim dean of the College of Communication and Information, which houses the Department of Communication as well as the School of Journalism and Media and the departments of Integrated Strategic Communications, Information Co
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Spring 2018 News and Notes

The end of the semester is always bittersweet, however this semester is closing with celebration and successes. The department hosted another fantastic internship fair, that was the highlight of multiple events hosted by the College of Communication and Information designed to help CI
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Fall 2017 News and Notes

Happy Holidays! We have reached the end of what has been a very busy semester! From networking with our recent alumni at ProAm Day to honoring new CSA officers and award-winning students, this semester has been jam-packed with events that have allowed us to celebrate our current and f
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Communication Student Association Fall 2017 Highlights

The Communication Student Association had a productive semester this fall. The group elected new officers for the year. The officers, pictured left to right, are: Joshua Morris (president), Lara Duran (vice president), Sabrina Akramova (treasurer) and Emily Scott (secretary).   T
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2017 National Communication Association Conference

  NCA 2017: Participant Research Summaries The 103rd Annual Convention of the National Communication Association was held November 16-19 in Dallas, Texas. Over 5,000 communication scholars from around the world gathered to share and discuss their latest research. Here are just a
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