Four academic programs united in July 2002 to establish the College of Communication and Information at Kent State University. The Schools of Communication Studies, Journalism and Mass Communication, Library and Information Science and Visual Communication Design joined in one college to create a unique learning community and to begin a pioneering effort in integrative research and professional practice. The College of Communication and Information continues to build its reputation for collaborative, applied and theoretical research while providing a first-class education for the next generations of communicators and leaders.
Scholar Recovers Lost Work by Authoress Chopin
By Meghan Caprez Bonnie James Shaker, Ph.D., adjunct professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication recently recovered nineteenth-century authoress Kate Chopin’s final short story, entitled “Her First Party.” Shaker was first exposed to Chopin in graduate school, reading her most popular novel, The Awakening, in both her master’s and doctorate programs. Falling in love with […]
Student-produced Horror Film Premieres at Kent State
By Meghan Caprez Kent State University Independent Films (KSUIF) will roll out the red carpet on campus to release its third full-length feature film called Hell at Heathridge Thursday, Dec. 5. The film follows a group of Heathridge University theater students who are cast in a reenactment of a murder-suicide that occurred on campus 20 […]