Center for Communication Skill Development

Welcome to the Center for Communication Skill Development (CCD)

Through the CCD, the Department of Communication Studies graduate teaching assistants offer students individualized and group tutoring with communication skill development and course assignments. All students enrolled in COMM 265G are strongly encouraged to utilize the resources provided by this helpful center. Students can visit the CCD for assistance with the following: 

  • Speech preparation in academic and professional contexts
  • Help with managing speech anxiety
  • Help with APA format
  • Editing papers in APA format


No appointment necessary. We are located in the Communication Sciences Building, room 327 (3rd floor) and you can also reach us by phone at 575-646-2721. Below are our hours of operation:


Spring 2020 Hours:

Monday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Tuesday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am – 1:00pm

Thursday 9:00am – 3:00pm


The CCD also hosts various workshops throughout the semester to bring you the best tips and content to become a better communicator! Below is more information about our workshops:


CCD Workshops:


Check back for more information on our upcoming workshops!


Communication Apprehension Workshop 

COMM 265G Leadership (2019-2020)

Lead Teaching Assistant 


CCD Coordinator 

Claudia DeJesus
Caroline Rodriguez
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We look forward to working with you!