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Moody College of Communication

The Moody College of Communication believes in diverse, talented people and their collective power to change the world through communication.

Undergraduate and graduate students, numbering nearly 5,000, master the foundations and pursue the innovations of advertising, communication and leadership, communication studies, journalism and media, public relations, radio-television-film and speech, language, and hearing sciences.

Core Values

Cultivating knowledge


Encouraging innovation


Fostering collaboration


Embracing diversity


Nurturing creativity


Personifying integrity




Moody experiences

The first, but not the last: Celebrating first-generation college students

Journalism sophomore finds inspiration from mother, Latinx community

Ibarra with mom Jackie Ibarra Q&A

Moody Open Door Discussions

Connecting for supportive dialogue

Moody Open Door Discussions MODDsStudents, please sign up and meet our faculty

Changing the world for people who stutter

The Arthur M. Blank Center for Stuttering Education and Research propels holistic training, treatment

Arthur Blank Courtney Byrd stuttering center group Dream. Speak. Live.

Moody College Events

  • Monday Nov. 30, 5 to 6:15 p.m.

    Please register for Zoom link here to join RTF in a discussion about Scott Grogin’s career trajectory, his roles and responsibilities as the EVP of Communications at CBS Distribution, and his views on the current state of the media industries.

  • Friday Dec. 4, 2 to 5 p.m.

    In an important milestone the Whole Communities—Whole Health UT grand challenge is preparing to launch its research partnership with families in the Del Valle community near Austin. That means next year we will embark on our first-of-its-kind cohort study, examining health equity in Central Texas and how children fare in the face of adversity. This virtual research showcase will highlight the work that has been conducted over the past two years in preparation for this important transition. Some of the work that will be presented includes:

    • Child-parent relationships in development
    • Physical activity in the schools
    • The experience of racism on adolescent stress
    • Home air quality and its effects on sleep and wellbeing
    • What the daily digital footprint can tell us about mood and stress levels
  • Monday Dec. 7, 5 to 6:15 p.m.

    Please register for Zoom link here to join RTF in a discussion about Jordan Levin’s career trajectory since his time as an RTF major as well as his roles and responsibilities in his previous position as CEO of the multi-platform media company, Awesomeness, and his current role as General Manager at Austin-based Rooster Teeth. The conversation will also address the evolving role of both legacy and new media companies in production and distribution, as well as how emerging platforms are impacting the larger media landscape.


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The Color Complex

Student researchers investigate lived experiences to better understand colorism.

Research across cultural, global borders
Personifying integrity

Life after Moody

Tim Cole, a two-time Moody College graduate, authors his own life story as many characters.

Perseverance builds character