Four academic programs united in July 2002 to establish the College of Communication and Information. 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 in the fields of communication, information and integrative research. Now the College of Communication and Information celebrates its tenth anniversary as it continues to collaborate on industry and theoretical research while providing excellent education for the next generations of communicators and leaders.
Communication Skills Highly Valued By Employers Hiring College Graduates
By Nicole Gennarelli Recently, the 2013 Job Outlook survey of employers by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) was released and communication skills and majors were ranked highly by employers. “The survey of employers by the NACE demonstrates the centrality and importance of communication skills and training to be effective in the workforce […]
Professor Helps to Author Digital Newsbook on Plagiarism
By Nicole Gennarelli Jan Leach, associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, helped write a digital newsbook titled “Telling the Truth and Nothing But” about plagiarism and fabrication produced and released by the National Summit to Fight Plagiarism and Fabrication. Craig Silverman, the award-winning journalist and the founder of Regret the Error, […]