Tag Archives: 'Communication'

What Can You Do With a Communication Degree?

What Can You Do With a Communication Degree?

Think the field of communication is a field in decline? Think again. Here, Pete the Panther explains to prospective  communication students how  and where this veritable degree still thrives out in the real world. Let’s be honest. [...]

Ethics, Education, and Why Florida Tech Feels Like Home

Ethics, Education, and Why Florida Tech Feels Like Home

By Kate Broderick, Global Strategic Communication ’13 What makes Humanities and Communication special at Florida Tech? Let me tell you a little story… My great-grandfather lived in a sleepy Pennsylvanian town, Mauch Chunk (“Bear Mountain” in [...]

Humanities & Communication: It Pays!

Humanities & Communication: It Pays!

By Kate Broderick,  Global Strategic Communication, ’13 A recent blog by Communication student Michael Champion got me thinking—it’s true. There seems to be a pervasive bias against Humanities and Communication degrees, and at times I find [...]

How to Write a Cover Letter That Will Get You Your Dream Job

How to Write a Cover Letter That Will Get You Your Dream Job

You’ve done it. At last the search is over. You’ve found your dream job. Now the question is how to get considered for the position when there are 250 other applicants? The best, most direct way [...]

Three weeks and counting! European Study Abroad: The Netherlands Set to Depart

Three weeks and counting! European Study Abroad: The Netherlands Set to Depart

  I’m sure you’ve been enchanted by Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at some point in your life. Well, I say ‘enchanted.’ It’s probably closer to indoctrinated. Hopeless romantic that I am, I did not escape [...]

I Am Not A Telephone Technician: Communication vs. Communications

I Am Not A Telephone Technician: Communication vs. Communications

  There is a subtle yet pervasive virus spreading across the campus, and it must be stopped. I am talking, of course, of the misconception that Florida Tech offers a Communications degree. We don’t. We do, [...]