Communication Studies Honor Society Established

Posted on 10/12/2010 10:06:10 AM

IUP is now an official Lambda Pi Eta university. Lambda Pi Eta is the official Communication Studies honor society of the National Communication Association.

Lambda Pi Eta’s purpose is to recognize, foster, and reward outstanding scholastic achievement, to stimulate interest in the field of communication, and to promote and encourage professional development among communication majors.

Dr. Luis C. Almeida, assistant professor of Communications Media, led the initiative of creating the Omega Mu chapter at IUP. Dr. Almeida is serving as the advisor and interim president until the organization elects their officers. Communications Media students interested in joining Lambda Pi Eta should contact Dr. Almeida by e-mail at, or at his office in Stouffer Hall room 130.