Communication Studies

In Communications Studies, students use a variety of approaches to understand how knowledge and culture are produced and reflected in speech, writing, television, film, radio, digital media and interactive entertainment, the internet, and wireless networks.

Religious Studies

The Religious studies program examines the variety of beliefs and behaviours through which people around the world express spiritual impulses, both in formal religions and everyday life. What do people believe is sacred? What do they think about the meaning and purpose of existence? How do they live out these beliefs?


Gerontology is the study of aging and older adults. As an interdisciplinary field of study, Gerontology integrates knowledge from biology, psychology, and sociology and other areas of expertise like communication and counselling, end of life care, and human sexuality.

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January 13th, 2015

This is it! Your first writing assignment of the New Year! The Communication Studies program at Huntington University is calling all writers! Send CBC your original, unpublished work of creative nonfiction for a chance to win $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, a writing residency at the Banff Centre and publication in Air Canada’s […]

Christmas is the Season to Give!

December 2nd, 2014

Bringing together tradition old and new, Huntington University’s annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony shone brighter than ever Monday evening. With more than 3500 lights, the 45’ tall evergreen tree was glowing bright with not only lights, but with Huntington pride. All of the Huntington residents, staff and faculty gathered to observe Huntington’s long standing tradition […]

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