Entries tagged with ‘Communication Studies’

Conflict Leads to Opportunity for Gustavus Army Veteran

As a soldier, father, and student, Charles Maxfield brings his experiences to the classroom as he seeks opportunities for fellow veterans.

(Mid)West of Somalia: Collaborative Documentary Plays March 1

The collaborative student-professor project explores the lives of nine Somalia-Americans in rural southern Minnesota.

Individuals, Communities Transformed Through 10 Years of Public Discourse

Public Discourse is a signature course of the Department of Communication Studies in which students work to address real-world problems.

Isabella Robertson ’18 Interns in Sweden

The Gustavus communication studies major used a Wallenberg Foundation Intern Award to work for the American Chamber of Commerce in Stockholm.

Gusties Partner with Mankato Free Press through Media Literacy Project

Students in professor Martin Lang's communication studies course produced videos and wrote opinion pieces for the Mankato Free Press.

Two Alums Named to Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 List

Leah Wong '02 and Ari Silkey '99 were named to this year's list and will be honored at the 23rd annual 40 under 40 reception on Thursday, March 16.

Political Rhetoric Expert Leila Brammer Partners with Kettering Foundation

Gustavus Adolphus College communication studies professor Leila Brammer is partnering with the Kettering Foundation to bring deliberative democracy to classrooms across campus in an effort to build community and instill effective commu

Thought Forms: Exploring the Intersection and Overlap of Art and Science

Gustavus senior Haley Bell and art professor Kristen Lowe spent much of January outside their comfort zone. Instead of collaborating in the art studio, the pair traded their smocks for safety goggles and spent the month in professor Scott Bur’s chemistry lab.

Olivia Peterson ’17 Wins Scholarships from the National Association for Campus Activities

Olivia Peterson has been awarded the Heart of America Scholarship and Scholarship for Student Leaders by the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA).

Communication Studies Students Have Productive Summer

For Gustavus Adolphus College students Nusla Mohamed, Connor Myhre, Leah Anderson and Jace Riggin, summer was more than just a chance to catch some rays and take a break from studying. The communication studies majors engaged in a variety of internships and work experiences that helped solidify their plans for the future.