Communication Students, National Conventions (Summer 2016) SMU students are attending the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia as part of a political communication studies program in Meadows School of the Arts.
Dorothy O. is a junior majoring in public relations/corporate communication and public affairs with a focus on political science: July 28 I can honestly say that my feet have never been the size they are now. Over the course of the week I have taken approximately 82,799 steps, and it has been the most rewarding experience ever. Every step I have taken is one towards accomplishment, and I have met people who are not only incredibly impressive but who are also kind and down to earth. Tonight I stood in the same room as the 44th president of the United States of America as he gave what might be one of his last important speeches. I wept. I was actually [...]