CGC Conference

For the last eleven years, the CGC has hosted a graduate communications conference in Ottawa that attracts graduate students from all over the country. The theme of the conference varies year to year to accommodate a variety of topics related to the field of communications. It is held on the first Thursday and Friday of March each year in the River Building at Carleton University. Presenters can enter to win an annual student paper prize from the Canadian Journal of Communications , to enter the full paper must be submitted before the prize deadline. Each year the annual Attallah lecture takes place at our conference. Previous speakers have included among others: Dr. John Durhan Peters, Dr. Jack Halberstam and Dr. Kate Crawford.

The CGC conference is a collegial and supportive environment for graduate students that provides a platform for excellence and scholarship in the field of Communications and Media Studies.

First panel of the day at the 2015 CGC conference!

First panel of the day at the 2015 CGC conference!

Television in Everyday Life panel at the 2014 CGC Conference

Television in Everyday Life panel at the 2014 CGC Conference

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Fun at the 2014 CGC cconfernece

The conference is held on the second floor of the river building beside the beautiful living wall.

The conference is held on the second floor of the river building beside the beautiful living wall.

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Screening Sexualities panelists from 2014 CGC conference.

The River Building

The River Building

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