Points of Pride

The UIS Communication Department is proud of the following:

  • Special Recognition of Students:
    • Megan O’Dell (B.A. 2015) Reporter and Anchor-WAND-NBC
    • Ken Pacha (M.A. 2015) is a Co-Host at Hip Hop Hump Day on WQNA 88.3
    • Daymon Killiman (M.A. 2014) begins classes in the MA in English Digital Pedagogy this fall.
    • Erica Cullens ( M.A. 2014) was recently recognized for her success in her second-year of the national Whitney M. Young Scholar program.
    • Carley Reynolds (M.A. 2014) presented a paper at the University of Illinois Communications Collaboration Conference, Fall 2013, in Urbana.
    • Ashley Henry ( B.A. 2014) is The Journal (UIS campus newspaper) Editor-in Chief.
    • Note: Send your college career achievements to Allyssa Brown, Communication Department’s Graduate Assistant.
  • ALSO …
  • Broad curriculum offerings in both interpersonal communication and journalism/media studies
  • Faculty members with diverse backgrounds in teaching and
    professional experience
  • Internship opportunities for undergraduate students in newsrooms, public relations offices, non-profit organizations, multi-media production companies and other locations throughout Central Illinois