Three Minutes with Campus Sexpert Isabella Lanata (COM’19)

Isabella Lanata is a sophomore in the College of Communication, concentrating in public relations. Lanata prides herself on her outgoing and friendly personality. She’s undaunted in conversations and regularly talks about sex with fellow undergraduates. We chatted about her internship with a new App called “Taboo.” How did you get involved…

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A Time to Give. A Night to Remember: PRoBono 2016

On the frosty Friday evening of November 4, PRLab welcomed COM students and eager clients for PRoBono 2016, the 18-hour annual philanthropic event. With over 80 advertising and PR students in attendance, teams were formed to work on real campaigns for five non-profit organizations in the Boston area. The night…

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An Interview with Dr. Christopher Beaudoin

Don’t let Dr. Christopher Beaudoin’s still-sparse office fool you. The new chairman of COM’s Department of Mass Communication, Advertising, and Public Relations is settling in nicely since taking the reins on July 1, 2016. He arrived at Boston University from Texas A&M University, attracted by BU’s strong emphasis on research…

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An Interview with Professor John Carroll, Media Analyst

Danchen Wang sat down with Professor John Carroll to discuss media in this election. Carroll, a respected media analyst, reveals the importance of jumping outside of one’s information universe to gain perspectives from both sides. Your Twitter bio describes you as a media analyst and a mass communication professor. I’ve…

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