Feb 8, 2019
Cal Poly is hosting Microsoft Researcher, Dr. Mary L. Gray, for a lecture on “When Social Media Companies, Research Ethics, and Human Rights Collide.” The lecture takes place on February 19, 2019 from 11:10am – 1pm in Bldg 7 (Adv. Tech. Lab).
Feb 7, 2019
Cal Poly students have the opportunity to study abroad this summer in courses taught by faculty from across the globe. Study abroad locations include Vietnam, Mexico, Spain, and China.
Jan 26, 2019
Renowned violence prevention advocate, Ted Bunch, will be speaking at Cal Poly in a keynote address on Tuesday, Jan. 29 from 7‐9 in the PAC (Miossi Hall). Registration is FREE to all staff, faculty, students, and community.
Jan 17, 2019
Cal Poly Communication Studies faculty member, Dr. Bethany A. Conway-Silva recently had her research featured in a media report by the Journalist’s Resource, a publication of the Harvard Kennedy School’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy. The article focuses on her 2018 publication in Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, which examined the 2014 midterm elections.
Jan 11, 2019
Communication Studies students and faculty are heading to Seattle next month to attend the 90th Western States Communication Association Convention which takes place February 23-25, 2019.
Dec 11, 2018
Lambda Pi Eta, a Communication Honors society, inducted new members this fall!
Dec 1, 2018
The Cal Poly Debate Team participated in the Social Justice Debates’ Eastern Championship hosted by George Washington University from Nov. 17-18. Students Ryan Hund, Georgina Bailey, Sydney Adair, and James Hasbany finished the event as quarter-finalists arguing over the motion, "University speech regulations designed to protect racial minorities advance the cause of racial oppression.” Additionally, Mr. Hund and Mr. Hasbany both ranked in the top 10 most skilled speakers in the event’s speaker rankings. Also representing Cal poly were Parker Swanson, Alyssa Manno, the debate program’s director, Chris Skiles, and assistant director, John Patrick.
Nov 27, 2018
Students are invited to submit scholarly papers for presentation at DePauw University’s 45th National Undergraduate Honors Conference. The conference will take place in Greencastle, Indiana form April 4-6, 2019.
Nov 15, 2018
Cal Poly students can apply to join the editorial team of sprinkle, an internationally published undergraduate journal of feminist and queer studies. Applications to join the editorial team are due by 11:59pm on Monday, December 3rd, 2018.
Nov 6, 2018
Communication Studies faculty members head to Salt Lake City, Utah this week to attend the 104th Annual convention of the National Communication Association.