Building Communities of Communication for Three Quarters of a Century

Logo for 75th Anniversary


Throughout the 2022-2023 academic year, the Department of Communication is hosting several events and activities to celebrate the department’s 75th anniversary, including numerous colloquium speakers, an Alumni Career Panel, an Alumni Research Symposium, and a new online storyboard featuring alumni, faculty, and staff memories about the department over its three quarters of century-long life.



NCA 2022 Department of Communication Reception: Friday, November 18, 2022 from 6:30-8:30 PM at the Sheraton New Orleans, Grand Ballroom A, 5th floor

Communities of Communication Alumni Career Panel: Wednesday, October 12, 2022 from 4-6 PM via Zoom

Hear from UIUC Communication Alumni in occupations related to law, the non-profit sector, marketing and communications, the health care industry and other fields. For more information visit the Events page.

Communities of Communication Alumni Research Symposium: Spring 2023 at Lincoln Hall

During the spring semester, the department will gather faculty, graduate students, and alumni of the graduate program for a two-day research symposium in Lincoln Hall. For more information visit the Events page.

Colloquiums: Happening throughout the year at Lincoln Hall

Throughout the school year, the department will host several scholars who will be presenting their research during colloquiums at Lincoln Hall. For more information visit the Events page.