COMM Alumni Awards & Reception
5:30 p.m. | 2nd Floor, Taylor Hall | RSVP
Join the School of Communication Studies as it recognizes four stellar alumni at its annual Alumni Awards & Reception.
- Centennial Award winner: Carol Wilder, Ph.D., ’74; professor and dean of the School of Media Studies, The New School, NY
- Distinguished Alumni Award winner: Scott Myers, Ph.D., ’95; professor and Peggy Rardin McConnell Endowed Chair, Department of Communication Studies, West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV
- Outstanding Young Professional Award winners:
About the Awards
Centennial Award: The highest honor given by the School of Communication Studies, this award honors an individual associated with the school who is nationally or internationally recognized for contributions to his or her profession that relate to the field of communication.
Distinguished Alumni Award: This award honors a graduate from the School of Communication Studies with more than 15 years of professional experience who has made significant contributions to the field of communication and demonstrated success in his or her chosen career.
Outstanding Young Professional Award: This award honors a graduate from the School of Communication Studies with five to 15 years of professional experience who has demonstrated success in his or her chosen career.
While walk-ins will be welcome, we ask that you please RSVP if you plan to attend, so that we can estimate an accurate count for food and beverage.