by Michael Trevis on December 18, 2018

On the evening of December 4, the top 18 persuasive speakers enrolled in the fall semester of Communication Arts 100 competed in the CA 100 Speech Contest.

by Kelley Conway on December 03, 2018

Communication Arts professor Lyn Van Swol and her former advisee Cassandra Hill (now an assistant professor at Carolina Coastal University) recently received the Dennis Gouran Research Award at the National Communication Association for best published paper in group communication.

by Michael Trevis on November 02, 2018

In October, George F. Hamel Jr. (’80) was one of five people to receive the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Wisconsin Alumni Association.

by Michael Trevis on September 27, 2018

Emmy Award-winning comedy writer, actor, and Communication Arts alum Brian Stack (’88) visited UW–Madison on September 14.

by Michael Trevis on September 10, 2018

It is with great enthusiasm that we announce Professor Rob Asen is the 2018 recipient of the Golden Anniversary Monograph Award from the National Communication Association (NCA).

by Michael Trevis on September 02, 2018

Join us for a symposium with UW–Madison alumni documentary producers Justine Nagan, Raney Aronson-Rath, and Libby Geist. Attend one or two discussions with the filmmakers, as well as free screenings of their recent films.


Careers in Documentary – Friday, Sept. 7, 10:00am-12:00pm

Documentary Aesthetics + Politics - Friday, Sept. 7, 2:00-4:00pm 


Typeface – Justine Nagan in person! – Thursday, Sept. 6, 7:00pm

Documenting Hate: Charlottesville – Friday, Sept. 7, 5:00pm

by Michael Trevis on August 29, 2018

Welcome, students! The fall semester is right around the corner and many of you have just moved in, recently switched apartments, or have been enjoying summer in Madison, awaiting the arrival of the new semester.

by Michael Trevis on May 24, 2018

Want to show off your Comm Arts pride? Need something more official for academic and professional events?

Well, you’re in luck!

Comm Arts has launched an online store featuring a variety of clothing options. The store is accepting orders for the next ten days and will close at 11:59pm Monday, June 11th. The two links below take you to the same store, but with different shipping options.