Communication and Media Studies Department

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Cops bookDr. Jonathan Nichols-Pethick, Associate Professor of Media Studies in the Department of Communication & Theatre at DePauw University and a graduate of USM's Communication department, has dedicated his new book, TV Cops: The Contemporary American Television Police Drama, to his mentor, Dr. Kathryn Lasky.  Dr. Lasky  developed a Media Arts concentration in the Communication department that later evolved into the Media Studies major. 

For more information on Dr.  Nichols-Pethick's book published by Routledge, visit Routledge, Taylor, & Francis Group.

 posted 5/2/2012

Communication & Media Studies Spring 2016

The Communication and Media Studies preliminary list of courses for Spring 2016 is available. New courses for spring include a senior seminar course in communication-Argumentation and Advocacy, and a new production topic course on Film Directing.

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