News & Events

 
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Dec 1

COMM Career Conversation

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

Alumnus Matt Rissmiller ('03 Ad/PR), a feature producer for ESPN, serves as the featured guest for the COMM Career Conversations series coordinated by the Office of Internships and Career Services. The student-focused session is free.

Dec 4

Handbook Quiz and Q&A

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Location: 3 Carnegie Building

For the final Communications Colloquium, Betsy Hall, coordinator of grduate education, conducts a handbook quiz and question-and-answer session for graduate students.

Dec 4
“Umberto D”

“Umberto D”

Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: Carnegie Cinema

Carnegie Cinematheque: Screening of "Umberto D" (Vittorio De Sica, Italy, 1952). A deeply-moving film about the plight of an aged and destitute man and his beloved dog in urban Italy. This screening is for educational purposes only.

Jan 7

Alumni Society Board Alumni-Student Program

Location: WITF-TV, Harrisburg

Feb 13

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Students with an offer can learn more about the Penn State experience by attending one of our Accepted Student Programs. On-campus sessions include student aid and College of Communications information, conversations with students, campus tours and lunch.

Feb 17

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Students with an offer can learn more about the Penn State experience by attending one of our Accepted Student Programs. On-campus sessions include student aid and College of Communications information, conversations with students, campus tours and lunch.

Mar 3

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Students with an offer can learn more about the Penn State experience by attending one of our Accepted Student Programs. On-campus sessions include student aid and College of Communications information, conversations with students, campus tours and lunch.

Mar 16

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Students with an offer can learn more about the Penn State experience by attending one of our Accepted Student Programs. On-campus sessions include student aid and College of Communications information, conversations with students, campus tours and lunch.

Mar 18

KTA Ceremony

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Location: Nittany Lion Inn, Ballroom DE

Annual induction ceremony for Kappa Tau Alpha honor society.

Mar 18

Oweida Lecture in Journalism Ethics

Lecture Series: Oweida Lecture in Journalism Ethics

Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: Kern Auditorium (112 Kern Building)

Kathleen Carroll, executive editor of the Associated Press, will present the Oweida Lecture in Journalism Ethics. The event is free and open to the public.

Mar 24

Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Lecture Series: Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: TBA, HUB-Robeson Center

Mar 25

Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Lecture Series: Foster-Foreman Conference of Distinguished Writers

Time: 10:10 pm – 11:00 pm

Location: TBA, HUB-Robeson Center

Apr 9

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Students with an offer can learn more about the Penn State experience by attending one of our Accepted Student Programs. On-campus sessions include student aid and College of Communications information, conversations with students, campus tours and lunch.

Apr 12 to Apr 13

Freelance-a-Thon

Location: Various Locations

Second annual event featuring faculty and communications industry experts providing insights about freelancing options for students in the College of Communications and beyond.

Apr 19 to Apr 20

Alumni Society Board Meeting

Location: Various Locations

Apr 20

APSE Regional Meeting

Location: TBA

Regional meeting of Associated Press Sports Editors, conducted at Penn State in collaboration wtih the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism.

Apr 20

Award for Excellence in Coverage of Youth Sports

Location: TBA

Presentation of Award for Excellence in Youth Sports by the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism.

Apr 21

Accepted Students Program

Location: Various Locations

Students with an offer can learn more about the Penn State experience by attending one of our Accepted Student Programs. On-campus sessions include student aid and College of Communications information, conversations with students, campus tours and lunch.

Apr 22 to May 22

Faculty & Staff Awards Program

Time: 4:00 pm All Day

Location: Nittany Lion Inn, Ballroom C

An end-of-the-academic year award program honoring faculty and staff in the College of Communications.

May 1

Curley Center Capping

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Location: TBA

Presentation of Curley Center caps and certificates to graduating seniors who have completed the program.

Nov 7

College of Communications Open House 2015

Time: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location: HUB-Robeson Center

Annual open house and information session focusing on College of Communications programs for prospective students. Session features the opportunity to hear from current students, meet faculty and staff and tour facilities.