Communication Studies Department

NWU communication studies professor David Whitt has been selected to present this year's inaugural Faculty Scholarship Lecture.

Communication Professor Honored as Exemplary Teacher

While on sabbatical in Vienna, Austria, communication studies professor Karla Jensen continued her own study of German while immersing herself in a new culture.


Communicating Through Dialogue: Students' Project Brings Campus Together to Talk About Race

Four years ago this month Caty Reed sat at her high school graduation and listened to a speaker tell her and her fellow classmates that they could change the world.

Communication Scholar Addresses Creative, Sustainable Approach to Decision Making; Watch Lecture

An organizational communication expert delivered this year’s Lambda Pi Eta Communication Lecture on April 11.


Communication Class Participates in Life-Saving Research Project

The nearly 2,000 hours that students enrolled in the Communication Research Methods class spent on their semester project not only saved their grade, but may potentially save lives too.


Hunger Games: Class Takes Firsthand Look at Local Poverty Issues

First year students in Rachel Droogsma’s Liberal Arts Seminar, “The Hunger Games,” are not taking just any introductory college course.


NWU Communication Professor is First American to Judge Croatian Film Festival

Nebraska Wesleyan’s Communication Studies Department likes to refer to its students and faculty as “Communication Superheroes.” Dave Whitt, Associate Professor of Communication, is no exception.


Communication Professor Honored for Empowering Students

A communication studies professor has been honored for empowering, inspiring, and demanding nothing but excellence from her students.


Presidential Communication Expert to Discuss Political Advertising and 2012 Election

A presidential communication expert will share his take on the 2012 electoral campaign at an upcoming Nebraska Wesleyan University lecture.


Students Use Dialogue Training, Community Service For Lesson On Interfaith Communication

On a cold, dreary fall day students from two Nebraska Wesleyan classes spent their afternoon on a spacious meeting room floor tying hundreds of fleece knots.