"Communication leads to community, that is, to understanding, intimacy and mutual valuing."
– Rollo May
It is the mission of the Department of Communication of Central Washington University to prepare students to become active participants in communication within - and shaping - modern culture. To fulfill its mission, the department emphasizes student-centered instruction in the gathering and dissemination of written, spoken and visual information, as well as a broad range of course work in the processes, effects and theories of human communication. The department is committed to a liberal education in written, oral and visual communication, as well as to professional training in the fields of journalism, public relations and advertising.
Student Media Business Adviser Kristin Gaskill along with 4 Observer staff members recently returned48-Hour Film Slam
CWU 48 Hour Film Slam Mandatory Meeting: Friday February 28, 2014 @ 5:00 pm in the COM Dept. LCentral Communication Agency's Recent Car Smash Event Video
CAT TV at Central Washington University created the video for Central Communication Agency's recent