Emily Crighton, a double major in Visual Communication & Spanish, recieved the scholarship during her induction into Phi Kappa Phi. She became interested in visual communication after doing yearbook and photography in high school. Upon arrival at ISU, she became a photographer for the Bengal and is currently the online editor and production editor.
CMP Professors Make National Impacts
Dr. Jasun Carr's research was highlighted in The Daily Beast article "When it comes to the news, who can you trust?" Dr. Carr was also interviewed for the article, and spoke candidly about his views on the current media landscape.
New Course Being Offered in Fall 2015
The Department of Communication, Media, & Persuasion is proud to announce a new course which will fulfill Objective 8 of the General Education requirements. "Media Literacy" will explore the different media outlets, data, and information that we navigate on a daily basis, and provide students the tools to critically evaluate and engage with each.
Graduate Student Research Highlight
Angeline Underwood's paper Sex With a Sandwich was accepted at the 2015 Visual Communication Conference to be held this summer in Cannon Beach, Oregon. Angeline is an MA student in our CMP program and also an instructor in our program.
The Department of Communication, Media, & Persuasion offers an extensive array of programs, subdivided in to four broad areas of speciality:
The new James E. Rogers Department of Communication, Media, & Persuasion is an integration of the Department of Mass Communication and the Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies. The four emphases have been completely redesigned, as reflected in the 2014-2015 catalog, and offer a solid theoretical foundation as well as relevant technical skill development to everyone who studies in our program.