Communication is Everyday Life
Fundamental to the way we live, and vital to nearly every human relationship, industry sector and professional field, communication and media are among the most relevant, exciting and powerful subjects you can choose to study.
Communication and Media Studies provides a foundation like no other for facing the challenges of contemporary society. Learning how to evaluate, manage and influence the constant flow of messages from all directions is a significant skillset with real-world impact.
Communication and Media Studies will help you better understand our media-saturated landscape, and how we interact with one another. It empowers you to think widely and critically about the people and mechanisms that influence the world around us.
Students get firsthand lesson in open government
Working with international organizations and the federal government is one of the major learning objectives for students enrolled in Open Government and Communication (COMS 4406). Undergraduate students in Carleton’s Communication... More
Young to deliver talks at Queen’s, Trent and NYU
Dr. Liam Cole Young will be visiting Queen’s University on Wednesday 14 March as part of its Ph.D. in Cultural Studies program’s “Cultural Studies Speaks” series. The format is a... More
Q&A with Visiting Professor Christina Holtz-Bacha
Dr. Christina Holtz-Bacha joins the School of Journalism and Communication this winter term as a Visiting Professor in Communication and Media Studies. An internationally recognized expert in political communication, Dr.... More
Karim launches new anthology on diaspora and media in Europe
Karim H. Karim has co-edited Diaspora and Media in Europe: Migration, Identity, and Integration, published by Palgrave Macmillan. It builds on his critically acclaimed The Media of Diaspora (Routledge, 2003), which has long... More
Bivens reflects on survivorhood and sexual violence
Prof. Rena Bivens has published an article in the latest issue of No More Potlucks, a Canadian online journal of arts and culture. Drawing on personal and professional experiences, Prof.... More
Wagman publishes new book chapter on Netflix in Canada
Prof. Ira Wagman has published a book chapter about Netflix in Canada for a new edited volume entitled Reconceptualizing Film Policies. The chapter is called “Talking to Netflix with a... More
Brady and Kelly book featured in The Tyee
A new book co-authored by School of Journalism & Communication faculty Miranda Brady and John M.H. Kelly is drawing attention across the country. Prof. Brady (Communication and Media Studies) and... More