In the Department of Communication, we study the ways that communication techniques and technologies shape who we are, how we govern ourselves, and what kinds of cultures we inhabit.

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The Department of Communication at Stanford University seeks applications for an Assistant Professor in the field of media and culture.

Mind to Mind 2017: Researchers and Reporters Join Forces on America’s Workforce

The Oct 20th symposium will bring together academics and journalists to discuss topics relating to America’s workforce. Panels will examine the lack of diversity in Silicon Valley hiring, the plight of immigrant laborers, the human fallout of the gig economy, and the role of data in labor market discrimination. Sponsored by: Department of Communication and the Center for Investigative Journalism.

Oct 19
  • Mind to Mind 2017 Oct 19 Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

    Researchers and Reporters Join Forces on America's Workforce. Sponsored by the Department of Communication and the Center for Investigative Journalism. Learn more and RSVP»

Oct 23
Oct 24
  • Journalism Program Open Houses Oct 24

    Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 & Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. Visit us on campus for a day of attending classes, meeting faculty, talking to current students and exploring the Stanford campus. Please RSVP with your preferred date so we can arrange your visit.

  • MediaX Seminar: Darren Korb, Guerrilla Audio Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Jordan Hall RM 41

    In this talk, he'll discuss techniques for getting a lot of bang-for-your-audio-buck, and ramping up your understanding of sound implementation in games as quickly as possible. More»

Nov 14
  • Journalism Program Open Houses Nov 14

    Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 & Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. Visit us on campus for a day of attending classes, meeting faculty, talking to current students and exploring the Stanford campus. Please RSVP with your preferred date so we can arrange your visit.

Jan 8