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Communication Week 2017


It’s our week to shine – it’s COM Week! Each spring semester, our students and faculty  —  along with the university and surrounding community — join together for a week of forums, panels, PR Day, a career fair, and the WolfPack Speaks! competition. It’s a celebration of what we learn and practice as a department in our wide variety of course work, in and out of the classroom; sharing vibrant ideas and concepts that can better our world. Communicating with a focus, verbally and in the written word, that inspires and enlightens is at the heart of COM Week. Don’t miss it!

COM Week: March 27-30, 2017


MONDAY, MARCH 27

Lambda Pi Eta (LPH) Research Forum
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Caldwell Hall G111

Hosted by Dr. Emily Winderman, COM 230
Faculty and students are invited to hear LPH members share their research
NC State Lambda Pi Eta Chapter

WolfPack Speaks!
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. 
Witherspoon Student Center, Washington-Sankofa Room

COM Weeks’s annual undergraduate student public speaking competition in which a variety of perspectives are shared. Faculty, students, staff, and community partners are invited.   
Reception with refreshments.

TUESDAY, MARCH 28

Humanities and Social Sciences Career Fair
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 
Caldwell Hall Lounge

Co-sponsored by the Departments of Communication and English
NC State students with a Communication or English focus: take advantage of this opportunity to meet with representatives from local businesses and learn about available jobs and career paths; get advice about applying for jobs, too. No registration is required.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29

Alumni Panel
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Caldwell Hall Lounge

A fun networking event where current students can discuss and explore the benefits of an NC State Communication degree with our graduates.


THURSDAY, March 30

PR Day
9:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Talley Student Union; Room 4280
Registration required
Registration cost: $10.00 
Registration is free for Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) members

Talk with public relations practitioners and professionals, and network with PR concentration students.