CMS Week 2024

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2024 Communication Studies Week April 1-4

Free food and prizes…networking events…trivia…faculty presentations…alumni panels…all of that and more will be part of the Communication Studies Department’s Communication Studies Week.

CMS Week Schedule

11:45am-1:15pm, Walter Cronkite Plaza: Presentations, Pizza, and Prizes on the Plaza 

Join us for some amazing teaching teasers from the award-winning CMS faculty. There will be free pizza, prize giveaways, CMS Week swag, and more!

CMS Community Day: Raving with Profs! 3pm-5:30pm Cronkite Plaza

This event is for all current/prospective majors/minors and CMS faculty/staff. Hit Club CMS to learn about fall classes, student organizations, new degree tracks, co-curricular opportunities and more as you enjoy free ice cream and music sets from CMS faculty DJs!

Guest DJ Lineup:

  • 3:00 - DJ Engage (Mark Strama)
  • 3:30 - DJ Rock the Horns (René Dailey)
  • 4:00 - MC MLB (Mike Butterworth)
  • 4:30 - LL School J (Larry Schooler)
  • 5:00 - Lingua Funka (Jurgen Streeck)

CMS Career Day: Networking with Alums! 4-7 CMA 5.136 and 3rd Floor Lobby

Join us for a panel of Communication Studies alums talking about career success and a speed networking event with Austin area professionals (plus free food/drinks)!  

4:00pm - CMS Career and Alumni Panel (CMA 5.136)

5:00pm - Speed Networking with Austin Communication Professionals (CMA 3rd floor Lobby)

6:00pm Resume and LinkedIn Workshop (CMA 5.136)


CMS Team Trivia Night: Answer Questions, Win Stuff! 5:30-7:30 in the CMA Lobby

Join us for a fun evening of trivia about UT, Austin, pop culture, maybe a little communication, and more. Free food for all and great prizes for the top teams! To register your team of up to 8 people, click here. Open to UT Austin students, faculty, and staff.