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Communication Society

The Communication Society of California State University San Marcos is changing the world with words one opportunity at a time. This organization offers a variety of events to attend -- meetings that offer career advice, workshops on social media, and volunteering at events such as those that benefit the homeless. Whether a member wants to seek ways to better themselves or to better the community, Comm. Society provides the tools for success!

Comm. Society is open to ANY major, for this organization strives to foster campus and community involvement for ALL.  Attending events hosted by Comm. Society allows members to network with fellow students, as well as with professionals that can launch members into their future careers.

Meetings are held twice each month, both containing the same information, allowing members to choose which day/time works best with their schedule. Please refer to our website for more details. Visit us at CsusmCommSociety.weebly.com

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Follow Comm. Society:

  • Facebook: Facebook.com/commsocietycsusm
  • Instagram: @CalStateComm

For any questions or comments, email csusmcommsociety@gmail.com

2016/2017 Communication Society Officers and Advisor

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Lamda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society

Lambda Pi Eta (LPH) is the National Communication Association’s official honor society at four-year colleges and universities. As an accredited member of the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS), Lambda Pi Eta has active chapters at four-year colleges and universities worldwide. LPH represents what Aristotle described in The Rhetoric as three ingredients of persuasion: logos (Lambda), meaning logic; pathos (Pi), relating to emotion; and ethos (Eta), defined as character credibility and ethics. Lambda Pi Eta recognizes, fosters, and rewards outstanding scholastic achievement while stimulating interest in the communication discipline.  

Lambda Pi Eta Requirements for the Individual Student

  • Completed at least 60 semester hours (or at least 90 quarter credit hours) in college
  • Completed at least 12 semester hours (or at least 18 quarter credit hours) of communication study;
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0;
  • Communication studies GPA of at least 3.25;
  • Currently enrolled as a student in good standing;

Six Goals of Lambda Pi Eta

  1. Recognize, foster, and reward outstanding scholastic achievement in communication studies;
  2. Stimulate interest in the field of communication;
  3. Promote and encourage professional development among communication majors;
  4. Provide an opportunity to discuss and exchange ideas in the field of communication;
  5. Establish and maintain closer relationships between faculty and students; and
  6. Explore options for graduate education in communication studies

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2015/2016 Lambda Pi Eta Members