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.
NNATC preservation project receives SSHRC funding
An Indigenous historical preservation project co-led by Miranda Brady, associate professor in Communication and Media Studies and co-director of the Centre for Indigenous Research, Culture, Language, and Education (CIRCLE), has... More
Warren Kinsella talks Trump, Brexit and the far-right threat
Carleton alumnus Warren Kinsella returned to his alma mater on Thursday, November 30 for a public lecture on the rise of the far-right in the Trump/Brexit era. Kinsella, who worked... More
Carleton hosts international roundtable on media and mass atrocity events
More than two dozen experts from around the world will gather at the School of Journalism and Communication this weekend for an international round table called Media and Mass Atrocity:... More
Lauriault to be keynote speaker at GovMaker 2017
Prof. Tracey Lauriault was invited to keynote at GovMaker 2017 on the topic of Data and Technological Citizenship: Principled Public Interest Governing. She was also invited by the Treasury Board... More
Communication faculty win over $400K in SSHRC funding
Four faculty members in the Communication and Media Studies program received substantial research grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) this week. On Nov. 15,... More
Miranda Brady and John Kelly publish book on Indigenous media tactics
In their new book, We Interrupt this Program: Indigenous Media Tactics in Canadian Culture, Miranda J. Brady and John M. H. Kelly explore the creative use of media by Indigenous... More
Dr. Marsha Vanderford shares stories from the frontlines of health risk communication
The Communication and Media Studies program was proud to host international risk communication expert Dr. Marsha Vanderford as a ‘practitioner-in-residence’ from Oct. 30 – Nov. 1, 2017. Dr. Vanderford helped... More
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