Communication Studies

David Painter, Paul Schattschneider ’20, Brittani Sahm

August 14, 2021

Painter, Sahm, Schattschneider ’20 Publish Article in Corporate Communications Journal

Communication professors and alumnus team up to publish an article that examines inequities between women and men in professional soccer.

Hannah Munford ’21, Hamilton Holt School Outstanding Graduating Senior

May 03, 2021

What I’ve Learned: Hannah Munford ’21

The Hamilton Holt School’s 2021 Outstanding Graduating Senior leaves a lasting impact on diversity, equity, and inclusion at Rollins.

October 10, 2018

Groundwork for Greatness

From curating a contemporary art exhibition to organizing logistics for race day, the crop of summer 2018 internships provided Rollins students with real-world experiences that were as diverse as they were productive.

May 06, 2020

What I’ve Learned: Madison Kress ’20

The Hamilton Holt School’s 2020 Outstanding Graduating Senior forged a unique path through Rollins that exemplifies a sense of purpose and service.

November 06, 2018

Rollins’ Communications Program Ranked Among Nation’s Best

College Factual has ranked Rollins No. 41 in the country and No. 1 in Florida on its 2019 list of the nation’s best communications programs.

Students hold puppets during an online workshop.

February 23, 2021

Cool Class: Difficult Dialogues in Health Communication

Tough conversations are the most meaningful in this community engagement class that offers a lifetime of takeaways.

June 13, 2018

Leap of Faith

Lyndsey Lang ’14 could never have predicted where her first job would take her. Good thing she was prepared for anything.

Greg Taicher fully dressed in his Rollins Lacrosse uniform running on the field.

June 17, 2019

Taicher ’19 Named Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year

For his success on and off the field, Rollins lacrosse player Greg Taicher ’19 receives the Sunshine State Conference Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year award.

August 08, 2017

Fashioning His Future

How Phillip Denizard ’16 turned a simple class project into a career at one of the world’s top fashion brands.

Andrea Massey-Farrell ’98, Akmal Ali ’03, Margaret Linnane ’76 ’96MBA, and Ryo Hasegawa ’19.

November 05, 2021

Rollins Names 2022 Alumni Award Winners

Meet the recipients of the 2022 Fred Rogers Global Citizenship Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Recent Alumni Achievement Award, and Alumni Service Award.

Seven Rollins graduates describe how they made strategic professional pivots during the Covid-19 pandemic.

January 13, 2021

Pivotal Moves

When the world stopped in response to the COVID pandemic, these seven Rollins alumni did just the opposite. They didn’t just save their businesses—they made them better.

Andrea Massey-Farrell ’98

June 03, 2020

What I’ve Learned: Andrea Massey-Farrell ’98

You might think the path had to be pre-paved for someone named Massey to rise through the ranks of Orlando-based Massey Services. But that isn’t how this family works.

May 04, 2018

Proving Grounds

Whether it’s in the lab, on the soccer field, backstage at the theater, or atop a launch pad, internships at Rollins are hands on and up close.

Dr. David Painter

October 08, 2021

Painter Co-Authors Study on Presidential Debate Rhetoric

The study used tonal analysis software to determine how debate styles have changed over the years.

James Avery in Asbury Festhalle and Biergarten.

February 15, 2016

From ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ to His Own

How James Avery ’04 went from waiting tables to being a chef on reality TV to owning his own restaurant.


December 04, 2018

Three Rollins faculty publish book on research tactics in the humanities

Communications professor Ted Gournelos, communications professor Josh Hammonds, and e-resources and serials librarian Maridath Wilson have written a new book, How to Actually Do Research: The Down and Dirty Guide to Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences, which will be published by Routledge at the beginning of summer 2019.