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Undergraduate Alumni Chapter

Alumni reception

Welcome!

Thank you for visiting the Communication Studies Alumni Page! We have been developing and growing this group over the last few years and are always excited to add new members. Our focus is on supporting current students, the department, and of course our fellow Alumni. Check back here often to learn about new opportunities, networking events, and ways we can help each other grow. If you are interested in becoming a part of the group or have any questions, please contact us at wcucommalum@gmail.com.

- Virginia Smith, President, the COM Alumni Chapter

Purpose

The purpose of the Undergraduate Chapter shall be to promote the interests of the Department of Communication Studies at West Chester University in all areas of academic, cultural, and social needs. With this purpose in mind, the Undergraduate Chapter will strengthen the connection between the Department of Communication Studies and its graduates by:

• collaborating on events, activities, and initiatives,
• developing career and networking opportunities,
• supporting current students,
• promoting the achievements of graduates,
• supporting the mission of the academic program.

Board Members

• Virginia Smith (President)
• Jillian Morgan (Vice-President)
• Stephanie Allen
• Chris Black
• Merissa Blum
• Kelly Roach

If you are interested in becoming a part of the group or have any questions, please email the executive board at wcucommalum@gmail.com.

Scholarships

COM Alumni Chapter Scholarship

One purpose of the COM Alumni Chapter is to strengthen the connection between graduates and current students.  With this in mind, we ask you to consider making a donation to the COM Alumni Chapter Scholarship to support current students.  Your contribution will be greatly appreciated! Depending on the amount we raise this Scholarship will benefit one or more students!  Contact us for more information on how to give. 

The first scholarship recipient will be awarded by the COM Alumni Chapter Board and Dr. Brown during Spring 2017. We will keep you updated on our fundraising efforts and future announcements concerning the COM Alumni Chapter Scholarship. 

Special thanks to Dr. Brown for making an initial donation of $500.00 to create the scholarship!  

Click here to download our pledge form. .

Benefits of hiring COM Interns

Board member, Kelly Roach, is the founder of Kelly Roach Coaching, a rapidly growing coaching and consulting company for business owners, entrepreneurs, and executive leaders.  Hear Kelly discuss the benefits of offering internships to WCU Communication Studies majors.