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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

jk Jenifer Kopfman
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

Tom Kowaleski A Tribute to Mr. Tom Kowaleski

For the past two years, I have been lucky enough to have an incredible mentor: Mr. Tom Kowaleski. I feel even luckier to have been his mentee...Mr. Kowaleski wasn’t just a great mentor because he wanted to be there, or because he truly cared about what he was doing. While both of those are incredibly true, Mr. Kowaleski was a great mentor because he was a great person. Read more...

COMMunity Networks

Marketing/PR Intern at Handsome Properties
Posted on 31 August 2015 | 4:55 pm
Handsome Properties in downtown Charleston is looking for an intern with a marketing/PR interest. The position is part time with tasks consisting of blog writing, social media, and designing flyers, brochures, postcards, etc. Handsome Properties is ramping up their PR efforts through their relationship with a local SEO (search engine optimization) company, so this would […]
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Hillary Clinton’s Campaign in Charleston is Looking for Student Fellows & Interns
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:09 pm
Hillary Clinton’s Campaign in Charleston is currently recruiting interested CofC students for their Fall Organizing Fellowship & Internship program. This is great opportunity for students interested in political communication, community organizing, or related topics. You can apply here: and check out their flyer here: FallFellowRecruitFlyer2 Questions/Concerns can be directed to Alexander Dobranic, Regional Organizing Director, Hillary […]
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