While thinking about your academic program, don't forget extracurricular activities are an important part of your collegiate experience.
The Communication Studies Club is comprised of undergraduate students interested in Communication Studies who desire to work together in the areas of community service, professional networking and social support. The club exists to encourage camaraderie and communication between students and faculty, to serve students in the pursuit of their educational and career goals and to provide a social outlet for Communication Studies majors and minors. Students meet weekly.
Comm Club meets every Monday at noon in Riverview G 05.
Bruce Hyde Diana Rehling
R 203A R 218
Comm Club hosted their Annual Spring Banquet on April 17, 2014, at the Le St. Germain Hotel in St. Cloud! Social hour was from 6 - 7 p.m. with dinner served at 7 p.m.
Comm Club received a Student Programs "New Program Award" April, 2013, for their Direct Connect Program, which brings guest speakers to campus to talk about their careers.
Comm Club was awarded a SIFE/Target "Best On-Campus Community Service Project" for the Bone Marrow Drive. They were recognized at the Excellence in Leadership banquet April 25, 2007, and received $250.
Players Performance Group
The Players Performance Group is a co-curricular student organization dedicated to exploring social issues and diverse communication strategies through theatrical performance. No previous performance experience is necessary. We create performances through improvisation and group collaboration. Players does many on-campus performances and travels to national performance festivals to share their work with other universities.
2012-2013 SCSU Talking Huskies
Forensics is the competitive speech and debate team for SCSU. Forensics strives to create competition, competence, and camaraderie through in-class, one-on-one, and peer coaching. Members of the program compete at regional and national tournaments throughout the year. Forensics provides students with the opportunity to grow as a person, communicator and performer; the opportunity to strengthen research and organizational skills; the opportunity to experience literature and topics; and the opportunity to share performances in a variety of contexts. The Speech & Debate program hosts two tournaments each year--The Icebox Classic Speech & Debate Invitational and the Winter Wrap-Up High School Speech Tournament --along with participating in various community/service projects.
The annual Icebox Classic Intercollegiate Speech and Debate Tournament was held on Friday, January 31 - Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Summer 2014 High School Speech Camp will be held on July 22 through July 26. Check out the Forensics website for further information.
The Speech and Debate Team was featured in the University Chronicle of November 4, 2013.
Click on the slideshow to see pictures from the Forensics team.
Conflict Resolution Services for Students is a group of volunteer student peer mediators who provide free mediation and conflict coaching services to SCSU students and groups. The team also serves as a resource for those looking for assistance with conflict and/or communication skills.
Jeff Ringer Rosenna Ross
R 117B R 210A
Lambda Pi Eta (LPH) is the honorary society of the National Communication Association (NCA). The organization's title symbolizes the three ingredients of persuasion identified by Aristotle: Lambda = logos, or logic; Pi = pathos, or emotions; and Eta = ethos, or credibility and ethics.
The SCSU Lambda Pi Eta Chapter seeks to foster and reward outstanding scholastic achievement and to stimulate interest in the study of communication. Membership Opportunity for students is available in the spring.
You need to have a 3.0 GPA overall with a 3.25 GPA in the Communication Studies major. You must have 60 credits minimum completed and 12 credits completed in CMST to qualify.