News & Events

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 4:38pm

Kent State journalism major Karl Schneider, ’17, will join the nation’s top journalism students to report on the quality and supply of water across the United States as part of the 2017 News21 program.

“News21 offers a good opportunity for in-depth and investigative rep...

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 1:23pm

Thirty journalism educators and others concerned with student free speech met in November for a day-long symposium hosted by the Center for Scholastic Journalism (CSJ), housed in Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC).

“State Legislation Protecti...

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 1:04pm

From Ghana to Ireland, and everywhere in between, students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) study and work around the world. The work done abroad can translate into new partnerships fo...

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 11:22am

Senior photojournalism major Clint Datchuk spent the past year documenting history, as he covered the 2016 presidential election. One of his photos of President-Elect Donald Trump earned him gold (first place) in College Photographer of the Year’s general news category.

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:23pm

The way children are raised to consume news has a lasting and lingering effect.

Assistant professor Chance York, Ph.D., of Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC), is the co-author of a chapter in “Political Socialization in a Media-Saturated Worl...

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 9:26am

Flashy campaigns, high-end parties and behind the scenes manipulation. Hollywood depicts public relations as almost magical, but is that reality?

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 2:59pm

Kent State journalism major Jimmy Miller, ’17, and alumna Emily Mills, '16, recently spent 10 weeks traveling the country, reporting on and examining the political views of white working-class Americans.

The project was part of News21, a national Carnegie-Knight initiat...

Friday, November 4, 2016 - 5:16pm

During the 2016 election cycle, students in the Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) have had opportunities to work alongside national media. Since the primaries began in January, students have covered rallies throughout Northeast Ohio for both sides, a...

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 11:50am

Even as the Cleveland Indians’ season came to an end during extra innings in Game 7 of the World Series, fans celebrated a historic six-month journey that began on a cold day in April. Many alumni and students from Kent State’s College of Communication and Information and the...

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 1:31pm

Freshman journalism major Nicholas Cammett stood along the third base line during Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 25, 2016.

“The minute I stepped out on the field, there was a camera every three feet,” Cammett said.

He, too, had a camera in his hands. From the...

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