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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

Front Desk and Concierge Paid Internship at Island Realty
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:31 am
Click here for a description of the Front Desk and Concierge Paid Internship position at Island Realty. Interested students should contact Kristin at with a resume and cover letter for consideration.
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Community Resource Coordinator at Fight Colorectal Cancer
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:13 am
Date: June 2014   JOB TITLE: Community Resource Coordinator BENEFITS:  Benefit package includes health coverage, dental, disability, and paid leave.   SUPERVISOR: Director of Health Promotion TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 12-month full-time position   JOB DESCRIPTION: The Community Resource Coordinator serves as the back bone for health promotion at Fight Colorectal Cancer. This role is responsible […]
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