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Department of Communication

The Department of Communication creates and shares knowledge of communication and relational processes, including ethical and critical decision-making, with the goal of encouraging the development of engaged citizens preparing for leadership in their professions, community, and world.

Message from the Chair

bdh Beth Goodier
Department Chair

Welcome to the Department of Communication at the College of Charleston. We are a dynamic, integrated program with an accomplished faculty whose teaching and research are reflective of the diversity of our discipline. Read more.

Departmental Spotlight

musichall College of Charleston Professor Evaluates Marriage Equality Conversation, Stirs National Discussion

Since 2004, 16 states have legalized gay marriage. While gay rights activists recognize this as a victory of sorts, College of Charleston Professor of Communication Leigh Moscowitz contends it’s only one of many equality issues activists hoped to push into the public eye. In her new book, The Battle over Marriage: Gay Rights Activism through the Media, Moscowitz examines the mainstream media’s effect on marriage equality and the gay rights movement. Read more...

COMMunity Networks

Tutor at Cardinal Scholars
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 1:41 pm
Join our platform!   Cardinal Scholars is an in-home and online tutoring marketplace that gives exceptional tutors affiliated with top universities the chance to be matched with elementary, middle, and high school students in need of additional academic support. We now offer our services in your area and seek tutors who meet the following criteria:   · Are fantastic mentors and […]
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Communications Intern at National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS Directors
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 12:53 pm
Communications Intern   Here’s the full posting online:   This internship is a great fit for someone looking to gain in depth experience working at the intersection of communications, technology, HIV, and policy.   Here’s what we’re looking for:   Excellent writer Well versed in digital and online technology (e.g. social media, blogs, etc.) Strong […]
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