Contact Information

Department Contact Information

Communication Arts Department

6117 Vilas Hall
821 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706

Main Office/General Information: Janis Richard, info@commarts.wisc.edu, 608-262-2543

Fax: 608-262-9953

Instructional Media Center front desk: 608-263-6664

(International Callers: The United States Country Code is 1) 

 

Aerial photograph of Vilas Hall on a summer morning.

 

Department Administration 

Department Chair: Prof. Michael Xenos, xenos@wisc.edu, 608-262-2277 
Chair's Secretary: Jean Siewert, msiewert@wisc.edu, 608-262-2277 
Associate Chair: Prof. Rob Asen, robert.asen@wisc.edu, 608-263-1418 
Director of Undergraduate Studies: Prof. Marie-Louise Mares, mares@wisc.edu, 608-262-2543 
Director of Graduate Studies: Prof. Rob Asen, robert.asen@wisc.edu, 608-262-2543
Department Administrator: Linda Lucey, lalucey@wisc.edu, 608-262-2544 
Undergraduate Advisor: Mary Rossa, merossa@wisc.edu, 608-262-0992 
Undergraduate Advisor: Ruth Lillie, ruth.lillie@commarts.wisc.edu, 608-262-2547 
Graduate Coordinator: Beth Horstmeier, bhorstmeier@wisc.edu, 608-262-3398 
Instructional Media Center Director: Erik Gunneson, gunneson@wisc.edu, 608-263-4091 
CA 100 Administrator: Sarah Jedd, sjedd@wisc.edu, 608-262-2543
IT Support: Pete Sengstock, pgsengstock@wisc.edu, 608-263-2296 

Centers and Outreach

Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research (WCFTR)

Director: Prof. Jeff Smith, jpsmith8@wisc.edu, 608-262-2543 
Assistant Director: Mary Huelsbeck, huelsbeck@wisc.edu, 608-262-9706
Archivist: Amy Sloper, ajsloper@wisc.edu, 608-264-6466 

Center for Communication Research

Prof. Marie-Louise Mares, mares@wisc.edu, 608-262-2543

Cinematheque

Director of Programming: Jim Healy, jehealy@wisc.edu, 608-263-9643

Antenna Blog

Antenna Advisor: Jonathan Gray, jagray3@wisc.edu, 608-262-2543 

Velvet Light Trap

Advisor: N/A