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ProCom BA Internship Student Information Session

Thursday November 10th, 2016

All first, second, and third-year students enrolled in The School of Professional Communication (ProCom) honours, bachelor degree are invited to attend the ProCom BA Internship Information Session on...

PR Firm Director, Jon Packer, Runs Data Analytics Workshop With ProCom's Master Students

Friday November 4th, 2016

Last Wednesday we were fortunate enough to have Jon Packer, Director of PR Firm the Idea Workshop, hold a session with ProCom's Master students. There students learned about communications data...

The Spectrum Speaks: Introducing ‘Colour Fashions’ (FS8111)

Wednesday November 2nd, 2016

In fields spanning information design to fashion, colour is often considered simply decorative, but a new course provides students with fresh insight into the ‘language’ of colour. This Fall the...

Employment Opportunity: Assistant Professor, School of Professional Communication (ProCom)

Friday October 14th, 2016

The School of Professional Communication (ProCom) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in the area of Organizational Communication, at the Assistant Professor level, beginning...

ProCom MPC students mingle at event

Class of 2017 | MPC Internship Connector A Success!

Friday October 7th, 2016

Many graduate programs espouse job readiness and preparation for entry into the workforce. The Master of Professional Communication (MPC) program at Ryerson University truly delivers on that promise...

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#ProCom Takes on the 2016 Ontario Universities Fair

Wednesday October 5th, 2016

Two weekends ago Ryerson attended the 2016 Ontario Universities Fair, showcasing every program ranging from the performing arts to the sciences. Among those programs was the School of Professional...

Dr. Bob Clapperton

“The Case That Talks Back”: ProCom’s Dr. Clapperton on the Ametros Simulation Platform

Friday September 30th, 2016

According to Dr. Bob Clapperton, simulation-based learning is nothing new: in fact, it’s how we learn certain skills at the most basic level. “We acquire knowledge, or theory,” Dr. Clapperton...

MPC Students at Orientation

#ProCom: Welcome New MPC Students!

Tuesday September 20th, 2016

From August 30 to September 1, incoming MPC students enjoyed a variety of opportunities to meet one another, connect with current students and faculty, and learn about the busy, exciting year ahead....

New BA students on Orientation Day

#ProComBA Orientation: Welcome, Class of 2020!

Thursday September 15th, 2016

At our 2016 BA Orientation, faculty, staff and returning students welcomed new BA students to The School of Professional Communication (ProCom), to Ryerson, and for many students, to Toronto. “A fun...

Wendy Freeman Director of e-Learning

ProCom Professor appointed as new Director of e-Learning

Thursday July 21st, 2016

Professor Wendy Freeman from the School of Professional Communication (ProCom) has been appointed the new director of e-Learning at Ryerson University. The interim Provost and Vice President Academic...

ProCom BA Internship NuScreen Inc

From the eyes of an intern...

Friday July 8th, 2016

Photo courtesy of Nuscreen Inc @nuscreeninc This past spring, a number of second and third year undergraduate students from the School of Professional Communication (ProCom) took their skills to the...

Faculty-led research more than fun and games!

Friday May 6th, 2016

The School of Professional Communication (ProCom) offers a variety of opportunities that allow graduate and undergraduate students to take part in faculty lead research. This past year, ProCom’s...

IABC 2016 Gold Quill winners

MPC students have competitive edge as IABC 2016 Gold Quill Award recipients

Tuesday April 19th, 2016

Master of Professional Communication (MPC) students, Warsan Amin, Katherine Fernandez-Blance, Josephine Lim and Joanna Liu will be honoured at the IABC 2016  Gold Quill Awards for their winning...

Excitement at ProCom as BA students embark on first ever program internships

Monday April 18th, 2016

For the first time in the program's history, undergraduate students will venture into the real world and explore a variety of professional industries through internship placements. Starting in May...

ProCom MPC IABC Gold Quill Winners

MPC students win IABC 2016 Gold Quill Merit Award

Thursday April 7th, 2016

MPC candidates Warsan Amin, Katherine Fernandez-Blanche, Josephine Lim, and Joanna Liu will be honoured at the upcoming IABC 2016 Gold Quill Awards for their winning submission in the Communication...

ProCom Practicum Centre

A sneak peak at the interactive ProCom practicum centre experience

Thursday March 17th, 2016

See how our spaces are designed to motivate student creativity with moveable whiteboards, LCD digital touch screen technology, and HD webcams with conference microphones for collaboration. You can...

Iriss on International exchange in England.

ProCom BA Students embark on International Exchange

Tuesday March 15th, 2016

The 2016 Winter semester saw the first round of ProCom BA students participate in an international exchange. The program, available to 3rd year students, provides an opportunity to explore...

Ryerson March Break Open House ProCom Info Session

Beyond the BA: Why YOU should attend the ProCom Information Session

Wednesday March 2nd, 2016

ProCom is excited to invite you to our Program Information Session to visit our distinctly urban and state-of-the art campus and chat with faculty, students, and staff! Still not convinced you should...

Erica Ehm Guest Lecture in CMN228

ProCom BA’s discuss social media engagement

Saturday February 27th, 2016

First year ProCom BA students had the exclusive opportunity to hear from one of the most successful models of thoughtful social engagement. Erica Ehm, CEO of, spoke to students...

ProCom BA Students Take Their Learning Beyond the Classroom

Thursday February 18th, 2016

In the Fall 2015 semester, 3rd Year students from the School of Professional Communication (ProCom) were offered the opportunity to learn by doing and took full advantage of the unique occasion to...