Margaret Garmon assists with media relations and special events coordination for the School of Communication Studies. She oversees the intern and practicum students assigned to the school as well as teaches a number of courses in the school. Margaret brings more than 30 years of experience to the classroom including careers as a newspaper reporter, media and public relations coordinator for Kent State University, media liaison for the Local Emergency Planning Committee of Portage County, administrative staff member for the Kent State Police Department, and as a member and officer of several civic and community organizations. A Kent State graduate, Margaret earned a bachelor's degree in 1971 with a major in broadcasting and minor in journalism and a master's degree in 2000 in journalism and mass communication organization. Email Margaret at firstname.lastname@example.org.