Communication/Journalism Social 2016
C/J students and faculty enjoy games, pizza, and music
Communication/Journalism department of Shippensburg University came together
Tuesday, Nov. 15 for an evening of pizza, games, and fun.
With finals fast approaching, the
Communication/Journalism social was just what the faculty and students needed
to relax and let loose before the end of the semester. The C/J social was held
in the Ceddia Union Building (CUB) multipurpose room (MPR) from 4–6 p.m.
Chartwells School Dining Services catered the event providing pizza, cookies,
and refreshments. WSYC, the student-run radio station, DJ’d the event.
Many attendees took advantage of the
games set up in the middle of the room. Students and faculty
watched in amusement as the students, and even a few professors, flicked
Frisbees back-and-forth across the room, trying to knock over their opponent’s
Other students used the social as an
opportunity to meet up with professors and faculty to sit down and have casual
“The relationship between
students and faculty in the C/J department is what sets our program apart from other college's communications programs,” says Heidi Marino, a graduate
assistant for the Communication/Journalism department. “The C/J students are
building long-lasting relationships with their professors and that’ll benefit
them as they apply for jobs and for their entire career thereafter.”
Written by: Cat Amoriello