Department News

Spring 2022 End of Year Department Head Letter

From Dr. Scott Eldredge, Communication Department Head Hello From the Communication Department here at Western Carolina University! While the last couple of years have proven challenging during our COVID pandemic, the Communication Department Faculty and Students...

Communication students awarded 2022-2023 scholarships

On Tuesday, March 29, the Communication Department Scholarship Committee recognized the recipients of the 2022-2023 scholarships during a department meeting.  The three recipients of the 2022-2023 Communication Department Scholarship are Nick Childs, Brandon Rice, and...

NBS SGA Livestream Behind-the-Scenes Photos

On February 23rd, the National Broadcasting Society held the studio’s first-ever livestream from the CAT TV Studio. NBS worked with the Student Government Association to facilitate a “Platform Night” for the 2022-2023 SGA student body president and vice president...

An in-depth look at WCU alum’s international journalism education

This semester, Western Carolina University alum Keegan Wiggins shared her experiences with political journalism and her international master’s...

Communication students awarded 2022-2023 scholarships

On Tuesday, March 29, the Communication Department Scholarship Committee recognized the recipients of the 2022-2023 scholarships during a...

Communication students awarded 2021-2022 scholarships

On Tuesday, March 30, members of WCU’s Communication Department gathered to recognize recipients of the 2021-2022 scholarships. “It was...

What do you learn in a communication class?

All industries require good communication skills, but what does a communication class really look like?  Western Carolina University’s Communication...

Communication professor Dr. Candy Noltensmeyer reflects on Last Lecture presentation and shares research inspiration

Dr. Candy Noltensmeyer presented her “Last Lecture” on Thursday, Nov. 18 after receiving the 2020 student-nominated Faculty of the Year Award. ...

Communication professor Dr. Candy Noltensmeyer to present Last Lecture after receiving Faculty of the Year Award

WCU Communication professor Dr. Candy Noltensmeyer was nominated for the 2020 Faculty of the Year Award, which is the only award decided solely by...

An in-depth look at WCU alum’s international journalism education

This semester, Western Carolina University alum Keegan Wiggins shared her experiences with political journalism and her international master’s...

Alumni Spotlight: Janson Silvers

In 2015, Janson Silvers graduated from Western Carolina University with a degree in Communication and concentrations in Broadcasting and Public...

Alumni Spotlight: Jordan Justice

Jordan Justice graduated from Western Carolina University in 2016 with a degree in Communication with a concentration in Public Relations and a...

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