Communication Studies

The Communication Studies curriculum develops student understanding of functions and effects of multiple communication media through exposure to ethics, theory, and research. Media technology skills are learned in the context of creation and critical evaluation of mediated messages.

Student Impressions

Click on the video below to hear the impressions of Communication Studies Program majors. The QuickTime player is required.

Stephanie Johnson

Alice Arutoff

CST Media Facilities

Communication Studies has a variety of digital design, imaging, audio, and video production and editing resources.

Neil Shine Media Center

The Neil Shine Media Center opened in 2007 and is the home of the University's school newspaper, the Varsity News. In addition to a print publication the Varsity News can also located on the Internet. Click here for the Varsity News web site.




CST Radio

The student run station, operating out of the studios of the Communication Studies Department,  streams programming live on the Internet. Click here for the online radio broadcast


China Sellers in the Studio


Television Production Studio

Communication Studies offers a video production facility and non-linier editing stations.