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COMM Major Wins Library Research Award

May 27, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Congratulations to COMM major Cecilia Sun for receiving a University of Maryland Library Award for Undergraduate Research. Sun worked with Assistant Professor Carly Woods and university archivist Lae'l Hughes-Watkins; Sun's research project is entitled "On Rachel Carson's Continuing Legacy: How Students at the University of Maryland Aim to Commemorate Carson in 21st Century Environmental Activism." Awarded since 2011, Sun is the first COMM major to receive the Library Award.

Seate Named Graduate Faculty Mentor of the Year

May 27, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Congratulations to Associate Professor Anita Atwell Seate on being awarded a Graduate Faculty Mentor of the Year Award from the University of Maryland's Graduate School. Over 30 graduate faculty members were nominated by their students; Seate was one of ten faculty to receive the award for 2020. Seate is the third member of the Department of Communication to receive this recognition; the Department of Communication is the most recognized ARHU department since the award began in 2011.

New Research from COMM@Maryland

May 23, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

GSIT Graduate Receives Citation

May 21, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

New GSIT graduate, Cheikhani Khlil, from the Department of Communication received a Certificate of Appreciation from the Secretary of the Maryland Higher Education Commission, Dr. James Fielder. The MHEC is responsible for establishing statewide policies for Maryland public and private colleges. Mr. Khlil received the certificate in recognition of his translation work in the DC area that helped Arabic speaking communities comprehend the safety issues associated with COVID 19. Mr. Khlil translated texts into Arabic each day during the pandemic. 

COMM@Maryland, ICA 2020

May 19, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Several faculty members and graduate students from the Department of Communication participated in the 2020 virtual conference of the International Communication Association:

Lee, Liu Receive Seed Grants

May 15, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:
Congratulations to Assistant Professor Sun Young Lee and Professor Brooke Fisher Liu on receiving Coronavirus Research Seed Grants from the University of Maryland. Lee and Liu were the only ARHU faculty members to receive seed grants.

Nan Receives Prestigious Award

Apr 22, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Congratulations to Dr. Xiaoli Nan from the University of Maryland for being named the 2020 Lewis Donohew Outstanding Scholar in Health Communication! The Lewis Donohew Outstanding Scholar in Health Communication Award was established in Dr.

COMM Major is UM Commencement Speaker

Feb 01, 2020 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

For Bita Riazi, graduating from the University of Maryland is the culmination of the hopes that her immigrant family carried to the United States nearly 30 years ago.

Her parents left Iran and all their relatives behind for Maryland in 1991, hoping then-one-year-old Riazi’s educational prospects would be brighter. And while the journey to a degree wasn’t a straight line, it has been rewarding.

“I had a lot of faculty who believed in me,” she says.


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