Communication Connection

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Faculty Profiles

The Secret Lives of COM Professors

They teach our classes, advise our clubs, and push the limits of our understanding. Chances are you’ve got a few professors you love and a few you’d rather not hang around with. Believe it or not though, they exist after the clock ticks off those final minutes of class, and not just for office hours.More

Exploring Swansea with Dr. Weber

Dr. David Weber and 20 UNCW students from different majors, including COM, journeyed to Swansea, Wales in January for an experience of a lifetime: studying and teaching abroad, traveling, learning and experiencing a whole new culture for the Spring semester.More

Practicing What They Teach

Do professors actually use what they teach in the classroom in every day life? How will we use what we learn in our personal lives, not just in our careers? These are questions that seem to present themselves during our time in college. To answer that, a few professors let us peek into their lives and see how their passions transfer from the classroom into their personal lives.More

“How Am I Ever Going to Pass COM 400?”

The Communication Studies Capstone (COM 400) is one of a COM major’s final classes before graduating college, and it is one of the most important. This class is stressful, and a lot of work, but will ultimately prepare you for the real world. Dr. Deborah Brunson is one of the four professors teaching COM 400 this semester, and offered a few words of advice on how you can prepare for this course.More