TRIO Achiever Award

Congratulations to Pat Jordheim for receiving the 2016 North Dakota TRIO Achiever Award! To be a candidate, Pat made significant civic, community, and professional contributions along with successfully completing a TRIO program in North Dakota. TRIO was based in the fundamental goal of assisting students in accomplishing their post-secondary education. TRIO helps low income, first-generation […]

Internship Opportunity

We are currently seeking interns for the Fall 2016 semester at the Dakota Student, UND’s student newspaper. Intern duties will include: -Assisting with layout and design at newspaper production twice a week. -Helping develop, write and edit content for the paper. -Advising the editorial staff on newspaper production and articles. -Managing and assigning stories to […]

Meet our Academic Advisor

Our Communication Program Academic Advisor is Desi Anderson. She is available for students to discuss majors, requirements, and any other questions and concerns they may have regarding their education. You can schedule a meeting with her through Starfish:;jsessionid=65CECFF4F3F174D30F075C2AB9F52099?extjsFileNameDecorator=& Biography: I am the Communication Program Academic Advisor & Internship Coordinator for UNDs Communication Program. I […]

New Communication Hire

We would like to introduce and welcome Kirsten Gudgeon as our new Administrative Secretary, Social Media Manager and Webmaster for the Communication Program. Kirsten has her Masters in English from UND, and has experience teaching, web-writing and working with OmniUpdate software. Kirsten is a wonderful addition to our team and looks forward to becoming more […]

New PhD Program

New Doctoral Program in International and Intercultural Communication at the University of North Dakota. The intent of the Ph.D. program is to graduate students with scholarly competencies enabling them to assume roles as intellectual leaders in international and intercultural communication as well as public intellectuals stimulating discussion of significant communication issues. Program is accepting applications […]

Publication in Communication Research Reports

Drs. Soojung Kim and Joonghwa Lee have published their research in Communication Research Reports entitled “Norms in Social Media: The Application of Theory of Reasoned Action and Personal Norms in Predicting Interactions With Facebook Page Like Ads.” Communication Research Reports is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes brief empirical articles on a variety of topics pertaining […]

Publication in the Journal of Communication Inquiry

Dr. Lana Rakow has published her paper: “Metropolis and the Hinterland: Community as the Blind Spot of James Carey’s Theory of Communication” in the Journal of Communication Inquiry. This journal is the official journal of the AEJMC (Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication) Critical and Cultural Studies Division. Abstract: Cultural studies scholar James […]

Publication in the Journal of Specialized Translation

Dr. Timothy Pasch has published his paper “Towards the enhancement of Arctic digital industries: ‘Translating’ cultural content to new media platforms” in the Journal of Specialized Translation. This edition of the journal was a special invited issue focusing on sociolinguistic aspects of international digital communication in the circumpolar Arctic. Abstract: This paper proposes a preliminary […]