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Sommerfeldt on Fox 5

Sep 09, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Assistant Professor Erich Sommerfeldt appeared on DC's Fox 5 news; he conducted an on-set interview with the news anchors discussing why people ignore or avoid disaster warnings and evacuation orders. Watch the interview here: https://youtu.be/2eUmUQbRv9Y

Department Seeks Assistant Professor

Sep 02, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

The Department of Communication in the College of Arts and Humanities at the University of Maryland-College Park invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in public relations. The starting date for this position is August 15, 2018.

New Research from Maryland

Aug 24, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Newly published research by members of the Department of Communication:

Recently published in Health Communication: "Offline Social Relationships and Online Cancer Communication: Effects of Social and Family Support on Online Social Network Building," co-authored by Assistant Professor Kang Namkoong and others.

Department of Communication Public Statement

Aug 16, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:
The Department of Communication stands against hate and violence and against those who refuse to denounce acts, words, and symbols that promote racism, antisemitism, white nationalism, and white supremacy. We stand in solidarity with those who support peace, reconciliation, and justice in Charlottesville and across the country.

 

Yang Authors Book on U.S.-Sino Relations

Aug 03, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Despite the U.S. and China’s shared economic and political interests, distrust between the nations persists. How does the United States rhetorically navigate its relationship with China in the midst of continued distrust?

New Research from Maryland

Jun 10, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Newly published research by members of the Department of Communication:

Recently published in Health Communication: "Friends Don't Let Friends Smoke: How Storytelling and Social Distance Influence Nonsmokers' Responses to Antismoking Messages," co-authored by Ph.D. student Zexin Ma and Associate Professor Xiaoli Nan.

Commencement 2017

May 25, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

The Department of Communication's Spring Commencement was held on Saturday, May 20, 2017. 

View a video of the Commencement exercises here: https://vimeo.com/218830313

Department of Communication Public Statement

May 23, 2017 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

We are saddened, concerned, and angered by recent racially-motivated incidents at the University of Maryland, including white supremacist flyers distributed around campus, a noose found hanging in a fraternity house, and the senseless murder of Richard W. Collins III from Bowie State University.  We recognize that these are not isolated incidents, but instead the result of pervasive racism.

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