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GMU COMM listed in 2024 PRNEWS Education A-List

GMU COMM listed in 2024 PRNEWS Education A-List

“The Education A-List is the only editorial roster of its kind, dedicated to the most innovative higher learning institutions for PR & communications." says Kaylee Hultgren, Content Director for PRNEWS.

Mason COMM programs listed in recent EduRank rankings

Mason COMM programs listed in recent EduRank rankings

CHSS dean Ann Ardis said her college’s contributions to research in best-of-Virginia areas such as criminology, broadcasting, law enforcement, journalism, and political economy “are a testament to the scholarly excellence of our faculty. We take immense pride in our researchers’ contributions to Mason’s growing reputation nationally as a comprehensive R1 institution with strengths across a range of research areas.”

COMM 305:  Intercultural Communication

COMM 305: Intercultural Communication

MasonCOMM is pleased to announce that COMM 305 has been accepted into the Global Contexts Mason Core category and will also count as a Just Societies course.

Mason COMM Department co-hosts SPJ Region 2 Conference on Campus

Mason COMM Department co-hosts SPJ Region 2 Conference on Campus

Thanks to Kathryn Mangus and Jason Hartsel at Mason Student Media and Stephenie Overman at SPJ Region 2 for organizing a wonderful conference on Mason's campus on April 13, 2024. Students and faculty from George Mason, as well as from a number of other universities in the region, met and learned from dozens of experienced journalism practitioners and scholars. MasonCOMM had a strong presence in the conference programming.

Dr. Wright Completes Mason’s Leadership Legacy Program

Dr. Wright Completes Mason’s Leadership Legacy Program

In the ever-evolving landscape of higher education, effective leadership is crucial for fostering innovation, creating change, and nurturing the next generation of students. Fourteen years ago, Mason began a faculty development program designed to cultivate leadership skills among employees. On Friday, April 19, 2024, Dr. Catherine Wright completed the 9-month-long program with her cohort of 29 others from across the University.

Media Production students visit local ABC affiliate, WJLA-TV

Media Production students visit local ABC affiliate, WJLA-TV

This tour, typically organized by concentration coordinator David Miller in various production courses, including Broadcast Journalism and Multicamera Studio Production course, was made possible by Bonnie Wood, the Community/Public Affairs Director of 7News On Your Side/WJLA 24/7News.