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Sophomore Sam Schaefer Wins 6th Annual Oral Advocacy Award

April 24, 2018

Schaefer, a Communication major delivered a persuasive speech on the need for rethinking the way we interact with our social media accounts.

Organizational Sciences student's health food company moves from local shelves to nationwide

February 16, 2018

Senior Daniel Berg has been growing his popular Berg Bites snack line since he launched the brand last year and now has plans to grow nationwide over the next year.

Dr. Katrina Pariera Interviewed By NPR About Sexual Harassment PSAs

February 01, 2018

'Friends' Star David Schwimmer Makes Anti-Sexual Harassment PSA

Emily Horak Wins Oral Advocacy Award With Speech On Organ Donation

April 27, 2017

Horak, a Political Science major with a minor in Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies presented a persuasive speech on the need for opt-out, or “presumed consent,” policies for deciding to be an organ donor.

Dr. Clay Warren presents 2016 Psychiatry Grand Rounds Talk at Eastern Virginia Medical School on “Measuring sex communication in a family”

February 27, 2017

It covered Dr. Warren’s 35-year research program on family sex communication, focusing in particular on the Warren/Neer Family Sex Communication Quotient — a scale that remains the dominant full-item survey in this area covering discussant levels of comfort, information, and value.

Four Communication Majors Accepted to Undergraduate Honors Conference

February 03, 2017

Gretchen Bauermeister, Madeline Bronstein, Nejla Day, and Lauren Shear will present their research at the conference, which takes place April 5-9, 2017 in Greenville, South Carolina.

Dr. Tara Behrend discusses Information Privacy with Inverse.com

January 16, 2017

Behrend walked Inverse through the major four major issues that crop up at the intersection of psychology and surveillance.

Professor Costanza interviewed by HowStuffWorks.com for a story on generational differences research and implications

October 20, 2016

A new meta-analysis shows that Boomers and Millennials have the same work ethic.

Professional Persuaders Return to Prof. Clay Warren's Persuasion Class

March 03, 2016

Shanee Goss, BA ’00 and Aaron Kwittken, BA ’92 returned to Foggy Bottom to speak to Professor Clay Warren’s Persuasion class on Dec. 1, 2015.

Communication major and 2015 GW graduate, Alexa Dectis, is featured in an 8/26/15 GW Today article

August 26, 2015

Columbian College graduate Alexa Dectis will pursue law degree on West Coast.

Dr. David Costanza gives insight on the psychological impact of furloughs

December 13, 2013

SIOP Engages with Congressional Policy Makers As part of SIOP’s ongoing advocacy work with consulting firm Lewis-Burke, the Society hosted two congressional roundtable discussions in December on the psychological impact of furloughs on the federal workforce

Clay Warren (The School for Life) interviewed by Nick Gillespie (editor-in-chief) for REASON-TV

October 09, 2013

Clay Warren sat down with Reason's Nick Gillespie to discuss his book, the educational philosophy underpinning Grundtvig's work, as well as Grundtvig's emphasis on individual potential and development.

David Costanza interviewed for YahooFinance about Sergey Brin’s relationship with a subordinate at Google

August 29, 2013

Google (GOOG) co-founder Sergey Brin’s alleged affair with a Google employee is raising questions about potential conflicts of interest, damage to morale and the company’s relationship-conduct rules.

Tara Behrend interviewed for a story in the Boston Globe (8/25/13) about “Who will fight the beauty bias?”

August 23, 2013

IT’S NOT your imagination: Life is good for beautiful people.

Dean’s Scholars in Globalization Program Takes Students to Asia

June 17, 2013

The Dean’s Scholars in Globalization program began in 2004. Offered through the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, the highly selective program offers students a chance to add global experiences to their education.

Communication Majors Again Score High at 2013 Honors Conferences

April 12, 2013

The students will be presenting their senior thesis papers, completed during the fall 2012 semester under the direction of Dr. Jean Miller, at the Theodore Clevenger Undergraduate Honors Conference, held in conjunction with the Southern States Communication Association annual conference.