In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Kurt Lang

In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Kurt Lang

Kurt Lang, professor emeritus of communication and sociology at the University of Washington, passed away on May 1 at the age of 95. He served as director of the communication school at the UW from 1984 until his retirement in 1993….

We Are All Well: A Social History of Public Information Infrastructures after Disasters

We Are All Well: A Social History of Public Information Infrastructures after Disasters

May 8, 2019 || 3:30 – 5 p.m. CMU 126 The Department of Communication is excited to present a colloquium featuring Professor Megan Finn from the University of Washington Information School. When an earthquake strikes California today, residents may look…

2019 Scheidel Lecture: Communication and the Future of Science

2019 Scheidel Lecture: Communication and the Future of Science

May 15, 2019 || Presentation: 3:30 p.m. CMU 120 || Reception to follow This year, we are thrilled to welcome Dr. Dietram A. Scheufele, a John E. Ross Professor in Science Communication and Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor at the University…

The State of the Department of Communication

The State of the Department of Communication

On March 7, 2019, UW Communication alumni David Horsey and Nole Ann Horsey hosted the annual Hall of Fame Insider’s reception at their beautiful home. At this event, Chair David Domke shared how the department has evolved over time and…

2018 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductee Dr. Sheila Brooks Receives NAACP Image Award Nomination

2018 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductee Dr. Sheila Brooks Receives NAACP Image Award Nomination

The Department of Communication is excited to share that Dr. Sheila Brooks, a mission-driven visionary and alumna, was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in the Outstanding Literary Work category for “Debut Author.” Dr. Brooks is an Emmy-award winning journalist,…

Communication Senior Receives Hearst Journalism Honor

Communication Senior Receives Hearst Journalism Honor

Department senior Bryan Nakata’s profile on a Seattle artist recently ranked among the top twenty selections in the Multimedia One: Narrative Storytelling – Features Competition of the Hearst Journalism Awards. The piece, edited by Professor Andrea Otanez in last quarter’s…

March Colloquium: Gaming the Iron Curtain

March Colloquium: Gaming the Iron Curtain

Dr. Jaroslav Švelch presents on Computer Games in Communist Czechoslovakia as Entertainment and Resistance March 13, 2019 || CMU 126 || 3:30-5:00 PM Presented in partnership with the Ellison Center for Russian, East European, and Central Asian Studies Based on…

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