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MPC students working on a laptop.

MPC Applications now open

Monday October 12th, 2015

Candidates interested in the Master of Professional Communication (MPC) program at Ryerson University may apply starting October 8, 2015. Learn more about application requirements at the Yeates...

MPC students chat with potential internship sponsors.

Full House at the MPC Internship Connector Event

Monday October 12th, 2015

Text By: Dora Guzina Images By: Josephine Lim There was a buzz in the air the evening of October 8, 2015 as the ProCom Practicum Centre filled with Master of Professional Communication (MPC) students...

Procom's First Ever Hackathon a Success

Saturday October 10th, 2015

ProCom’s very first Trendlab Hackathon was an exciting start to the new month. On October 2nd and 3rd, BA students took part in the event using team-work, problem solving, and by building real world...

Amanda Lai was selected as one of Marketing magazine’s 2015 30 Under 30.

2nd MPC grad chosen for Marketing magazine’s 30 Under 30

Thursday October 8th, 2015

The School of Professional Communication wishes to congratulate 2012 Master of Professional Communication (MPC) alumna, Amanda Lai, for being selected as one of Marketing magazine’s 2015 30 Under 30...

BA student presents at Orientation.

ProCom’s BA program continues to grow

Wednesday October 7th, 2015

  This September the School of Professional Communication (ProCom) welcomed its third undergraduate cohort, an intake of over 100 students. This is the BA program’s largest class and brings the total...

DAAD Research Ambassador Frauke Zeller

German Academic Exchange Service | Research Ambassador Dr. Frauke Zeller

Tuesday October 6th, 2015

Founded in 1925 and currently funded by the German government, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) facilitates and promotes research exchange and academic study in Germany. As an advocate for...

Greg Levey and Figure 1 co-founders

ProCom professor Gregory Levey’s Figure 1 app hits 500,000 users

Friday October 2nd, 2015

The Figure 1 app, co-founded by Professor Gregory Levey (pictured above, centre), is disrupting the medical field as the social media service for healthcare professionals hit two major milestones...

ProCom is launching its first TrendLab Hackathon for BA students.

First TrendLab Hackathon for BA students on Oct. 2 - 3

Thursday October 1st, 2015

ProCom is launching its first TrendLab Hackathon that lets BA students apply their professional communication skills to a real-world industry problem. The two-day TrendLab event will give students a...

CCK student writing on a whiteboard.

CCK Expo marks inaugural launch of ProCom’s research centre

Wednesday September 30th, 2015

The School of Professional Communication (ProCom) and the Faculty of Communication and Design (FCAD) invites you to join them at the official launch of its research and service unit, the Centre for...

Assistant Professor in Communication Studies

Monday September 28th, 2015

ProCom is happy to invite applications for a tenure-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Communication Studies. The ideal candidate will bring strong methodological skills in...

From the Cave to Cloud event celebrates five years of the MPC program

MPC celebrates 5 years with the From Cave to Cloud event

Monday September 28th, 2015

Professional Communicators are united in their passion for exploring the boundaries of how words, images and sound can communicate with diverse audiences, forge community both in the physical and...

Graduate students using computers

ProCom will be at the Ontario Universities' Fair

Thursday September 24th, 2015

Are you considering a career in professional communication? Do you have questions about our programs, the application process or student life in general? The School of Professional Communication (...

MPC 16 Internship Connector Event Banner

MPC '16 Internship Connector

Thursday September 24th, 2015

Graduate students collaborating with ProCom professor

ProCom welcomes its largest MPC cohort

Tuesday September 22nd, 2015

ProCom’s Masters of Professional Communication (MPC) program welcomed its largest group of 27 students at orientation in early September. As with our previous years, we are always excited to see...

Introducing ProCom Pulse

Wednesday August 12th, 2015

ProCom Pulse is a communication lifeline that connects the School of Professional Communication at Ryerson University. This first edition is a compilation of activities and achievements from the...

Winners of Best Poster Competition

Friday August 7th, 2015

ProCom faculty members Jaigris Hodson, Rob Bajko, and Deborah Fels win Best Poster Competition at this year's Faculty Conference. Their work features innovative course design in CMN450 through...

procom faculty presentation

Contract Lecturer Positions Posted

Monday July 20th, 2015

ProCom invites applications for external CUPE 3904 Unit 1 Contract Lecturer positions. For more information, consult Ryerson HR.

Gaye Savage tribute picture

Remembering a Friend and Colleague

Monday July 6th, 2015

In Memoriam: Gaye Savage (1952 - 2015) It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our friend and colleague, Gaye Savage, who left us on June 30, 2015. She will be missed greatly by her...

Gold Quill awards

Setting the Gold Standard

Friday April 10th, 2015

ProCom congratulates five of our Masters of Professional Communication students who have been awarded the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) 2015 Gold Quill Award. The...

Digital Media Leadership: From Mentee to Mentor

Thursday March 19th, 2015

Moving from mentee to mentor: Dr. Jaigris Hodson wins YSGS award for supporting graduate education By Ilana Enoukov Ryerson University’s School of Professional Communication (ProCom) extends a warm...