News & Events

ProCom Welcomes Two New Cohorts

Wednesday September 3rd, 2014

The School of Professional Communication (ProCom) is pleased to welcome its incoming students for the 2014-2015 academic year. 71 undergraduate and 23 graduate students came together at the Rogers...

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ProCom in the News: hitchBOT

Wednesday August 6th, 2014

Master of Professional Communication students Jacky Au Duong and Alanna Mager are working to create public awareness and an online community for hitchBOT, the world's first hitchhiking robot. The...

Catherine Schryer in office

Three More Years With Distinguished Chair

Tuesday May 27th, 2014

ProCom is excited to announce the re-appointment of Dr. Catherine Schryer as ProCom Chair by the Dean of the Faculty of Communication & Design! Full news story via FCAD.

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MPC Students Bring Home the Gold!

Monday May 5th, 2014

Congratulations to the Master of Professional Communication students recently awarded an International Association of Business Communicators 2014 Gold Quill Award: Nicola Brown, Laura Baker, Victoria...

Limited Term faculty positions

Wednesday April 16th, 2014

The School of Professional Communication (ProCom) invites applications for two one-year Limited Term faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor effective August 1, 2014 to July 31, 2015. ...

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Compelling Storytellers

Tuesday April 1st, 2014

MPC student Alanna Mager is a Top 25 finalist in The SSHRC Research for a Better Life: Storyteller's Challenge.  Alanna worked closely with ProCom Assistant Professor Dr. Matthew Tiessen creating a ...

ProCom Practicum Centre

Thursday March 27th, 2014

As of April 25th, our graduate students will have access to a new ProCom Practicum Centre. This technology-enhanced space is for drop-in student work and will be accessed by undergraduate students...

Celebrating Achievements

Monday March 24th, 2014

MPC student Nicole Iantorno combines her passion for music with practice. Profiled in the most recent FCAD newsletter, Nicole is employing her communication expertise at the 2014 Juno Awards....

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Monday March 10th, 2014

Monday March 17th, we invite you to socialize, learn about life after ProCom and enjoy delicious food at MIX IT, the first joint BA/MPC ProCom event! Facebook event page.  

Discover Ryerson, Discover ProCom

Wednesday March 5th, 2014

Learn about ProCom at Discover Ryerson on March 13th.  Talk to profs and staff, attend our info session, take a tour, and discover where the future could lead you.  Be sure to register in advance.    

@RyersonProCom vine contest

Contest: $100 in six seconds

Monday February 10th, 2014

We want to know what you think the #ProComBA is all about. Create a Vine video for a chance to win gift certificates of up to $100. Contest Details

Considering a BA in Professional Communication?

Monday January 6th, 2014

Challenge yourself with a BA program that offers a clear progression of theory and practice of professional communication and the flexibility to design a guided course of study. Application info.

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Year End Wrap Up

Saturday December 14th, 2013

As we wrap up yet another great year, ProCom wishes all of our staff, students and faculty a well-earned holiday break. A reminder to all that Ryerson will be closed from December 23, 2013 - January ...

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Are you passionate about communication?

Thursday November 21st, 2013

Learn about our one-year intensive masters program in Professional Communication. Applications are now being accepted for Fall 2014. See Graduate Admissions page for details.

Discover Ryerson Day 2013

Discover ProCom @ Discover Ryerson

Monday November 4th, 2013

Learn about ProCom at Discover Ryerson on November 7.  Talk to profs and staff, attend our info session, take a tour!  Click here to register.

Convoction Night for the Graduates of 2013

Congratulations, Class of 2013 Grads!

Tuesday October 22nd, 2013

Following Convocation, family and friends celebrate the graduation of the MPC Class of 2013 with a short awards ceremony, complete with cake! All the best to our newest alumni.

ProCom Visual Communication Posting

Monday September 30th, 2013

ProCom is happy to invite applications for a tenure-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. The area of specialization is visual communication. For more information, consult the...

Prospective students attending the university fair

ProCom @ Ontario Universities Fair

Thursday September 26th, 2013

Once again, ProCom faculty will be on hand at this year's Ontario Universities Fair at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Feel free to ask our experts any questions you might have about our BA in...

Graduate Presentation

Master of Professional Communication Research

Thursday September 26th, 2013

Our 2013 class of Master of Professional Communication students recently presented their Major Research Papers. These students explored a wide range of themes and issues critical to Professional...

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Welcome, Class of 2017!

Saturday September 14th, 2013

Welcome to our new Bachelor of Arts in Professional Communication students! Thanks to you, orientation festivities were a blast!