The Department of Communication Studies offers students a number of organizations and competition-oriented activities that enhance learning, allow for networking, and provide social interactions with faculty and each other outside the classroom. Check them out below!
» Clubs & Activities
+ - Chapman Radio
+ - Toastmasters Club
Toastmasters Club is a Chapter of Toastmasters International at Chapman University. The purpose of the club is to provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth. For more information contact Dr. Michelle Miller-Day at firstname.lastname@example.org or, the Club President, Kristina Lamb at email@example.com.
+ - Meta-Communicate: Undergraduate Research E-Journal
Meta-Communicate have you written a research paper that you are proud of and wish you could publish it somewhere? Now you can! You can submit your original research papers to Meta-communicate, the Communication Studies Department's undergraduate research e-journal.
The editorial board is looking for empirically-based original research papers that you and/or a group have written.
Editorial Board for 2014-2015
Senior Editors: Jasmine Hu, Lindsay Robb
Editors: Katherine Lai, Alekxa Rollins, Catherine Yoon, Lingyi Zhu
Faculty Advisor: Dr. & Professor Wenshan Jia
This is a very special opportunity. Having a paper published is a great resume builder and companies LOVE to hear about published research. Being a published author will put you ahead of others whether it be for a job or graduate school. By submitting your paper to Meta-communicate, you will be distinguished among your peers, not only in the Communication Studies Department but at Chapman, as well!
When you submit your paper to Meta-communicate, the editorial board will read and edit your paper and you will be notified if the paper is accepted.
Also, please look at the latest edition of Meta-communicate (the latest issue will be under "current")
+ - Lambda Pi Eta
Lambda Pi Eta is the Communication Studies Honors Society. As a member of Lambda Pi Eta, you will have the opportunity to gain leadership skills, resume material, and insight into the realm of Communication academically, professionally, and personally.
Please contact faculty advisor Dr. Bejerano for more information.