Develop transferable critical thinking, public speaking, writing and group-work skills that can be applied in a wide variety of career paths.
  • Collaborate with faculty members on scholarly research that often leads to publication.
  • Work and study in the 49,000-square-foot Martha Miller Center for Global Communication.
  • Explore creative possibilities in state-of-the-art facilities including a television studio, camera and digital editing equipment, the student radio station, 89.9 WTHS, offices of the student newspaper The Anchor, and speech labs.
  • Develop your skills and knowledge in a broad-based communication curriculum that includes public speaking, journalism, broadcast media, group communication, ethics, rhetoric, interpersonal communication, intercultural and global communication, family communication, and conflict resolution.
  • Take advantage of off-campus study programs in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., or gain hands-on experience in a communication internship.
  • Learn how to be an ethical producer of information and media in a global society.


Hope College Department of Communication

257 Columbia Avenue

Holland, MI 49423

Dr. Isolde Anderson, Chair