Are You the Comm Student with the Best Halloween Costume? Prove it with #ShepCommContest on Instagram

Ready to get your ghoul on?

The Shepherd University Communication department is hosting its very own costume contest! We want to know which #shepcomm student has the best costume this Halloween!

What’s the Prize?

It’s a SURPRISE! The only way to know for sure is to get to work making the absolute best costume you can that is sure


Finalists from last year’s comm contest

to crush the competition. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to rub your win in the faces of every other student in the department! Better start thinking now because #shepcomm students don’t mess around! Just look at the finalists from the pumpkin carving contest last year.

How to Enter!

  • Submit a photo wearing your Halloween costume for a chance to be featured on our page and win some goodies!
  • To enter, post the photo to Instagram with the hashtag #ShepCommContest.
  • Entries must be in by midnight Oct. 30.
  • Vote for the winner via @ShepComm Twitter poll Oct 31st.
  • Winner will be announced Nov. 1st.
  • Must be a comm major or minor (or taking a comm class currently) to win!

PLEASE be aware that this is a Shepherd University Comm Department contest. We do not want to see anything explicit or inappropriate. If you wouldn’t show your sweet innocent Grandma, please don’t send it to us. 🙂

We’ll be reposting entries across our social platforms- so stay tuned in the days before Halloween to see the competition.

Don’t forget to vote for the winner @ShepComm on October 31! Also check out the comm department Instagram  and the newest platform, Snapchat!


Need some costume ideas? Check out this article on! 

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About kaitlynmiller

Welcome! I am a student from Elkins, WV in the process of earning my BS in Communication from Shepherd University with a concentration in Strategic Communications and a minor in biology. I have an interest in working closely with people to achieve goals, and I really have a passion for my work. In my spare time, I enjoy acting in Shepherd University theatre productions and have done work with the Rude Mechanicals and some student film. I also spends much of my time volunteering with the Shepherd University Multicultural Leadership Team and learning more about the issues facing the world. While at Shepherd I have also been involved with student government by serving on the Student Government Association, assisted in managing my department's social media, and I am a member of Phi Kappa Phi. If you would like to contact me, send me a message, and I will be happy to get back with you as soon as possible!

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