Loyola University Maryland

Department of Communication

Student Opportunities

Communication Majors

Use the links below to learn more about the activities sponsored by the department of communication:


The communications major offers a flexible program of study that allows time for co-curricular activities. With a partnership with The Career Center, internships are available in a number of fields and locations. Students can also work with their advisor to do a study abroad program while at Loyola.

Student Media

Student-run organizations play a major role in the Loyola experience. These groups offer unique opportunities for students to grow as members of the Loyola community while at the same time learning skills and behaviors that will stay with them well past graduation day.

  • Greycomm Studios 
  • WLOY 
  • The Greyhound 
  • Apprentice House Student Book Publishing

Learn More about Student Media

Student Clubs

Being part of a club on campus is a great way to meet people with similar interests. You can take advantage of additional support from Loyola. Faculty and staff are also able to sponsor clubs for students and help organize events and programs.

  • Public Relations Student Society of America 
  • The Advertising Club 
  • Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society 
Kaye Whitehead

Karsonya Wise Whitehead, Ph.D.

Dr. Whitehead teaches courses in communication and African and African American Studies and focuses on how race, class, and gender coalesce in American classrooms

 Jay O’Brien, wearing a headset, stands in a broadcast booth in Raven's stadium

From Evergreen to the NFL

As a student, Jay O’Brien, ’05, interned for the Baltimore Ravens. Today he’s the team’s VP of Broadcasting and Gameday Productions.