News & Events

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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...

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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 (...

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MPC '16 Internship Connector

Thursday September 24th, 2015

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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...

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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.

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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...

ProCom BA Student Spotlight: Amanda Watson ‘17

Monday March 9th, 2015

ProCom BA Student Spotlight: Amanda Watson ‘17 By Ilana Enoukov Meet Amanda Watson, ProCom BA ’17. The 2014 recipient of the inaugural Les McIlroy Award, Amanda is part of the first cohort of the...

Social Media in the University Classroom

Thursday March 5th, 2015

  Social media in the university classroom: Dr Wendy Freeman’s critical take on technology & teaching By Monica Batac, MPC 2015   Many students and alumni will know Dr. Wendy Freeman and the many...

RU Street Style photo session

Capturing student style stories

Thursday February 26th, 2015

  Capturing student style stories on campus: the success of RU Street Style’s social media campaign By Ilana Enoukov First developed as an assignment in a Professional Communication (ProCom) course,...

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hitchBOT & Dr. Frauke Zeller go to Germany

Thursday February 12th, 2015

Last summer, hitchBOT charmed its way across Canada, hitching rides along the Trans-Canada highway. From February 13-22, hitchBOT will be shining its wellies for its big adventure in Germany. Follow...

ProCom at Ryerson's March Break open house.

March Break Open House

Wednesday February 11th, 2015

March 19th is March Break Open House day! Attend the ProCom undergraduate presentation; tour the campus, ProCom labs, residence, and athletic facilities; and talk one-on-one with representatives from...

ProCom's Innovative Practicum Centre

Friday January 9th, 2015

With interactive monitors, mobile furniture, built-in conference cameras, a collapsible boardroom and a media production booth, the Practicum Centre is our new state-of-the-art workspace.

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ProCom celebrates students’ achievements at first annual Awards Celebration

Tuesday November 25th, 2014

On November 18, the School of Professional Communication celebrated the achievements of nine undergraduate and graduate students at its first Awards Celebration.

ProCom Hosts “Behind the Scenes with hitchBOT”

Wednesday November 5th, 2014

Join us on November 17, 2014 to celebrate hitchBOT, the hitchhiking robot, and the faculty and students that made its journey possible. A Q&A period and look inside hitchBOT’s heart and soul will...