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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

Marketing/PR/COMM Summer Interns at The Harbor Entreprenuer Center
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 4:51 pm
Description: number-of-positions: 4 The Harbor Entrepreneur Center is looking for 4 motivated interns to help continue marketing/public relations/communications campaigns during the summer. Responsibilities: A Harbor Accelerator Intern in the area of Marketing/Communications would carry out a variety of activities in the effort to increase public awareness of the organization as well as community involvement. Activities […]
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Director of Strategic Marketing at College of Charleston
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 3:42 pm
Director of Strategic Marketing Posting Details POSTING INFORMATION Internal Title Director of Strategic Marketing Position Type Classified Faculty / Non-Faculty / Administration Non-Faculty Pay Band 6 Level 1 Department External Relations Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three years of progressively responsible and relevant professional experience related to the development, production and dissemination […]
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