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Communication Studies

  • Our Mission

    The Department of Communication Studies at UWL provides students with opportunities to increase their understanding of the communication process and develop communication competencies necessary for their personal and professional endeavors.

    Our department prepares students for communication intensive careers in business, law, politics, social and human services, media, and higher education. 

    Our students, faculty, and staff are committed to quality teaching and learning, scholarly and applied research, creative activities, and service to the university, local community, and beyond. 

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    Student Spotlight

    Bailey Benedict Outstanding CST Student Award

    Congratulations to Bailey Benedict for receiving the Outstanding CST Student Award!  Bailey (right) is pictured here with department chair, Dr. Linda Dickmeyer, as she received the award following her Senior Project presentation.  Congratulations Bailey!

    CST Faculty Scholarship Showcase

    Kate   COMM and Sport 1

     Lavelle, K. L. (2015). No room for racism: Restoration of order in the NBA. Communication & Sport, 1-18.

    Awards & Honors

    Terry Smith

    Terry Smith received the CLS Excellence Award for Academic Staff at the CLS Excellence Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, April 29.  Congratulations Terry!