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.



Communities of Communication: 

A Symposium to Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Department of Communication:  

March 31-April 1, 2023 at 1000 Lincoln Hall

From March 31-April 1, 2023, the department will gather faculty, graduate students, and alumni for a two-day research symposium in Lincoln Hall followed by a celebratory dinner at Carmon’s near downtown Champaign. 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 colloquia at Lincoln Hall. For more information visit the Events page.