The placid shores of communication: Brazilian immigrants and the new frontiers of communication

When I decided to go back to university and return to the initial line of my original academic education in the communication sciences, I came across two aspects that paved my research path.  First, returning to the field of communication science was like coming home after decades away from family and friends. Time, distance, and new experiences brought changes. However, it was not just me who changed after my travels through the surrounding areas of communication studies, such as business administration. The family had also changed and expanded.