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COM Week is almost here!

COM Week will take place next week from Monday, April 14 until Thursday, April 17! Throughout the week, students are able to gain valuable industry information from outside of the classroom through various panels and keynote speakers and the career … Continue reading

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Apply for the 2014-2015 SoC PD Team!

If you are excited for COM Week and all it has to offer, consider applying for the 2014-2015 SoC Promotions and Development Team! The interns strategically plan and execute all School of Communication events, including COM Week. It’s an excellent … Continue reading

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SoC Major-blocks and NEW Override Information

Major-blocked Classes: Major-blocks will be lifted from most courses today, April 2. At this time, all Communication majors can enroll in any open seats in the course, as long as the prerequisites have been met. New Override Procedure: SoC Advisors … Continue reading

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Why take summer courses?

Take advantage of the benefits that ISU Summer Session offers! Get ahead: Summer courses allow students to work ahead in their plan of study. Students can work toward graduating early, or lessen their workload during the fall/spring semesters by taking … Continue reading

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Advisement Planning

School of Communication Academic Advisement for the fall 2014 semester is NOW! Call to make an advising appointment TODAY in order to be ready for your registration date.  Registration dates, times and course offerings were available on My Illinois State … Continue reading

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Career Enhancement Certificates (CEC)

Maximize your ISU course work by earning a Career Enhancement Certificate (CEC)! CECs group together courses from a variety of Schools and Departments in the College of Arts and Sciences to help you learn the knowledge and skills needed for … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT Registration Announcements

Registration for the summer/fall 2014 semesters is right around the corner! Advanced registration for this period begins on March 17, 2014. Continue reading to view ALL of the IMPORTANT REGISTRATION announcements below from the Communication Advisement Team. Schedule an Appointment … Continue reading

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“Top of the Class” Benefit Antiques Show

“Top of the Class” Benefit Antiques Show FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 31, 2014 CONTACT:  Doug Jennings, 309.838.7080, dkjenni@ilstu.edu Illinois State University will host the annual “Top pf the Class” Antiques Show at the end of the month. The 2014 show is … Continue reading

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Career Center Events

The ISU Career Center is a great place to get help and advice related to career exploration, job searching, marketing yourself and more. The Career Center is hosting a variety of events during the spring 2014 semester to help connect … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

We hope everyone’s break was relaxing! The Academic Advisors in the School of Communication have a few announcements for you as you begin the new semester: Appointments: As a reminder, School of Communication advisors do not advise students via phone … Continue reading

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Congratulations to BEA Scholarship Award Recipients!

Illinois State University students and WZND directors, Chelsea Grochocki ‘16 and Chris Highland ‘15 have received prestigious national Scholarship awards through the national Broadcast Education Association. Promotions Director Chelsea Grochocki of Crystal Lake has received The Alexander M. Tanger Scholarship. … Continue reading

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WZND Alum Richard Roeper Featured in Illinois State Magazine

Illinois State Magazine’s Steven Barcus interviewed WZND Alum Richard Roeper and had this to say: “With a regular column in the Chicago Sun-Times, a gig as a national movie critic, and a radio show on WLS, this media giant is … Continue reading

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Summer Session 2014

Stay on track for graduation and take a class or two over the summer at ISU! The Summer Session 2014 schedule is now available! Students are able to view the offered courses, type of course, start dates and course duration … Continue reading

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Important Spring 2014 Registration Information

Spring 2014 course information and registration date/time assignments will be available on your my.IllinoisState.edu account after 1:00 p.m. on October 1, 2013. Advanced Registration will begin October 7, 2013. For more information regarding academic deadlines, click here.

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SUN-TIMES SENIOR VP AND EDITOR SPEAKS AT COMMUNICATION WEEK

4/2/2013 Media Contact:  Shelby Montgomery  (217) 714-6155     NORMAL, IL — Illinois State University alumnus Jim Kirk, senior vice-president and editor-in-chief of Sun-Times Media in Chicago, has seen plenty of change in his more than 25 years in the … Continue reading

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Override Information for COM Classes

Are you trying to get into a full Communication course? Do you need to know the process for obtaining an override? Check out the School of Communication Override Information handout for details regarding overrides for Communication courses. Remember, only the … Continue reading

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Communication Week 2013 Features Kathy Miller from Total Event Resources

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   NORMAL, Ill. – March 29, 2013 – The demanding, high energy career of a global events coordinator  will be brought to life by Communication Week 2013 keynote speaker Kathy Miller, president and chief creative officer of … Continue reading

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Advising Frequently Asked Questions

Summer/Fall 2013 registration is well underway! If you have questions related to advising, we would strongly encourage you to check out the Advising Frequently Asked Questions website. The SoC Advisors have provided answers to the most common questions related to … Continue reading

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ISU Speech Team Places Second at State Tournament

The Illinois State University Speech Team sent students to two different tournaments last weekend. One squad placed second at the State tournament of Illinois and won the George Armstrong Award. The other squad won first place at the “Any Last … Continue reading

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Career Enhancement Certificates (CEC)

Maximize your ISU course work by earning a Career Enhancement Certificate (CEC)! CECs group together courses from a variety of Schools and Departments in the College of Arts and Sciences to help you learn the knowledge and skills needed for … Continue reading

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