Department of Communication
A health initiative overseen by Dr. Annis Golden and Dr. Matthew Matsaganis, along with Professor Emerita Anita Pomerantz. has helped the University earn a place on the 2013 U.S. President’s Higher Education Honor Roll as well as UAlbany's 2013 President's Awards for Exemplary Community Engagement.
Wilkie Award winner
Communication major Natasha Cooper is the winner of the 2012-2013 Richard Wilkie Award for the Outstanding Undergraduate in Communication.
Interested in majoring in Communication?
We are now accepting applications for Fall 2013 admission to the Communication major. To be considered, a student must take Com 100 and a logic/statistics class. Students who average a B between those 2 courses are automatically admitted. Details here.
The Department of Communication would like to congratulate the 55 new members who were recently inducted into Lambda Pi Eta, the official communication studies honor society of the National Communication Association (NCA). For a photo gallery, see our Facebook page.
The Department's Commencement ceremony was held Saturday, May 18, at SEFCU Arena on campus. Congratulations to all of our master's and bachelor's degree graduates. For a photo gallery, see our Facebook page.
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Fall '13 schedule
Fall and Summer '13 graduate and undergrad schedules are now available. It can be found online and outside the department office.
More Department News & Announcements
With proximity to New York State’s capital and state government, in the midst of New York State’s burgeoning Tech Valley, and with access to the intellectual resources that only a large public research institution can provide, the Department of Communication at the University at Albany is an exciting place to study for both undergraduate and graduate students.
If you’ve already chosen to study with us, we hope these pages provide you with useful information about our programs and help in making choices about your education.
If you’re considering the possibility of studying with us, please contact us to discuss your goals and what our Department can offer.
Annis Golden, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Department Chair