Graduate Student Achievements

  • School of Communication graduate students at the 2019 Central States Communication Association conference

    School of Communication graduate students attended the 2019 Central States Communication Association conference, with many presenting their scholarly work.

Ph.D. program placement

Class of 2020

  • Bahar Badiei, accepted to Rutgers University's communication program
  • Matthew Craig, accepted to Kent State University's communication program
  • Gina Reynolds, accepted to Purdue University's communication program

Class of 2019

  • Fatima Albrehi, accepted to Wayne State University's communication program

Class of 2018

  • Henry Goble, accepted to Michigan State University's communication program

Class of 2017

  • Austin Beattie, accepted to University of Iowa's communication program
  • Randrika Henderson, accepted to University of Southern Mississippi's communication program
  • Scott Shank, accepted to Michigan State University's communication program

Class of 2016

  • Eric Mishne, accepted to Ohio University's communication program
  • Riley Richards, accepted to University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's communication program

 

Professional positions

Class of 2020

  • Tirrea Billings, Communication Manager, Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership, Kalamazoo College
  • Erika Whitehead, Marketing Coordinator, Vogelzang Law, Chicago

Class of 2019

  • Tayler Boelk, Academic Advisor, University of Wisconsin-Superior
  • Andrea Mellendorf, Residence Hall Director, Western Michigan University
  • Christine Packard, Enrollment Advisor, Siena Heights University at Kalamazoo Valley Community College
  • Annie Rudisill, University Recruiter in Talent Acquisition, Whirlpool Corporation

Class of 2018

  • Asia Baker, Branch Service & Marketing II, PNC Bank
  • Angela Prius, Associate Director of Communication, The King's University
  • John Scott, Student Success/Marketing Specialist Senior, Western Michigan University
  • Brooke Seevers, Accounting Specialist, Edward Rose & Sons

Class of 2017

  • Maggie Baker, Senior Training Specialist, Trans-Matic Manufacturing Co., Holland, MI
  • Rachel Breden, Marketing Coordinator, Southwest Michigan College
  • Noelle Massey, Service Manager, Kalamazoo College

Class of 2016

  • Jessica Muzevuca, Community Relations Manager with West Michigan Whitecaps
  • Paola Maria Paniagua Tavarez, Dominican Republic Program Coordinator with Operation Smile.