New Communications Honors Society

New Communications Honors Society

The Department of Journalism and Communication Studies is proud to announce the formation of a new honors program for Communications students.

The Department of Journalism and Communication Studies is starting a chapter of Lambda Pi Eta. Lambda Pi Eta is the official honorary society of the National Communication Association, and it is also a member of the Association of College Honors Society. Click here for more information about Lambda Pi Eta and its mission.

Eligibility is open to all students with at least 12 hours of COM designated courses. Interested students must have an overall GPA of 3.00 and a GPA of 3.25 in COM designated courses.

Benefits of joining include:

-Looks great on a resume

-Lambda Pi Eta will promote communications activities on campus

-Will have seminars to prepare you for your career field and/or graduate school

-Recognition from the department for academic achievement

-Recognition during graduation

-Scholarship, Award, and Research opportunities through Lambda Pi Eta


The first meeting will be held on October 4, at 2pm in Fine Arts 210. If you are unsure of your eligibility for the society, you should still come to the meeting. The Department of Journalism and Communication Studies can help you to determine your eligibility. If you are unable to attend the meeting please contact:

Ryan McCullough

[email protected]