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Communication Society



The Communication Society of CSUSM 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

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

2017/2018 Communication Society Officers & Advisor

Comm Society Advisor and Officers

President, Yazmin Horta; Faculty Advisor, Dr. Kendra Rivera; Community Engagement Officer, Emmett Lichtenberg.

Comm Society Officers

(From left) Community Engagement Officer, Emmett Lichtenberg; President, Yazmin Horta; Public Relations Officer, Gaby Flores; & Vice President, Tim Smart.

Meetings for Fall 2017: 

  • February 8, 2018 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in SBSB 1107
  • March 15, 2018 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in SBSB 1107 
  • April 12, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm in SBSB 1107
  • May 3, 2018 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in SBSB 1107
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Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society


Lambda Pi Eta (LPE) 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. LPE 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 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
  6. Explore options for graduate education in communication studies

With any questions or comments, please email 

2017/2018 Lambda Pi Eta

FY1718 LPE Members

2017/2018 LPE Members

FY1718 LPE Advisor, Co-Pres, CSUSM Pres

(From left) Faculty Advisor, Dr. Gloria Pindi; LPE Co-President, Danielle Biss; President Haynes; and LPE Co-President, Vilde Nyseth.

Meetings for Fall 2017:

  • February 13, 2018 from 12:00 - 12:45 pm in SBSB 2111
  • March 13, 2018 from 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm in SBSB 2111
  • April 10, 2018 from 12:00pm - 12:45pm in SBSB 2111
  • May 8, 2018 from 12:00pm - 12:45pm in SBSB 2111