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Department of Communication Studies

Wesley Hirni and Chuck Akin in their studio.
Dec 20, 2017
People

When The Killers wanted to film a video in their hometown this year, they called UNLV grads Chuck Akin and Wes Hirni to guide their way.


UNLV grad cap
Dec 15, 2017
People

Five UNLV graduates will be recognized by President Len Jessup during winter commencement for their combination of academic excellence and service to the community.


hands holding cardboard cutout of house
Nov 9, 2017
Business & Community

College of Urban Affairs partners with community groups to stop Southern Nevada crisis.


man in meeting with dog
Nov 9, 2017
People

For veteran Randy Dexter, man's best friend —and a campus organization — made all the difference.


Emma Frances Bloomfield
Oct 18, 2017
Research

Four stumbling blocks impede clear communication on climate change.


Oct 13, 2017
Campus News

Two views of the UNLV campus in the wake of the Route 91 Harvest Festival tragedy.


cell phone saying fake news
Oct 11, 2017
Campus News

In a post-truth world, embracing critical thinking is the only way to counter click bait.


Michael Bruner
Oct 3, 2017
People

Performance poetry led the new chair of communication studies to a career studying the power of persuasion.


Vanessa Hauc
Sep 28, 2017
People

As climate change and hurricanes dominate the news, alumna and Telemundo journalist Vanessa Hauc is raising awareness on the impact in Latino communities.


Reece Aguilar
Sep 20, 2017
Campus News

UNLV's team of rapid-fire competitive policy debaters advanced to the elite eight of the season's first tournament.


Exhibits at the Mob Museum
Sep 6, 2017
Arts & Culture

Forum lecture will examine the rhetoric of the Mob Museum, both within the exhibits, and in its broader context in the Las Vegas community.


ariel view of campus
Jun 27, 2017
Business & Community

UNLV's community engagement office fosters collaboration with entities throughout Southern Nevada for the betterment of both.


Children participate in Rebel Girls dance camp
Jun 9, 2017
Campus News

With a variety of university-sponsored camps taking place both on and off campus, UNLV is anything but quiet this summer


Jennifer Guthrie with two sets of hands on her shoulders
Apr 27, 2017
Research

Study highlights the importance of effective communication between survivors of domestic violence and the shelter staff who help them.