2013 News Archive

by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
April 29, 2013 - 4:28am
Kent State University’s School of Journalism & Mass Communication will be hosting its second Kent Multimedia Workshop — a three-day, hands-on video and photography multimedia storytelling workshop — June 6-8 in Franklin Hall on the Kent Campus.   Media professionals, faculty members, students and others interested in polishing their multimedia skills will work closely with five photography and multimedia educators to learn the skills they need to tell narrative stories using multimedia techniques.
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
April 29, 2013 - 4:18am
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
April 27, 2013 - 11:04am
JMC senior Kelli Fitzpatrick is heading to New York City this summer to spend 10 weeks working at Reader’s Digest as part of the prestigious American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) internship program.
by Bob Burford
April 26, 2013 - 10:32am
Through a unique arrangement between Kent State University and the Enterprise Architecture Center Of Excellence (EACOE), undergraduate students can now earn certification as Enterprise Architects. The first group of students earned the enterprise architect certification in December 2012. Enterprise architecture is a professional area of practice that assists enterprises in designing solutions to achieve their current and future business objectives.
by Department of Physics
April 25, 2013 - 11:50am
The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce Research Incentive awards for Academic Year 2013-2014. Humanities Collaborative Research Incentive Awards:
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
April 25, 2013 - 10:59am
A first-of-its-kind job and internship fair, a School-wide pizza party, and an awards reception and scholarship dinner rank among the many highlights of JMC’s first Student Success Week, April 26 through May 3.
by Bob Burford
April 25, 2013 - 10:32am
by Department of Anthropology
April 25, 2013 - 2:56am
Humanities Collaborative Research Incentive Awards: Enhancing Social Cognition through Humanities Courses (Mark Bracher and Tammy Clewell, Department of English;  Susan Roxburgh, Department of Sociology; Elizabeth Smith-Pryor, Department of History; Deborah Barnbaum and Michael Byron, Department of Philosophy; Nancy Docherty, Department of Psychology; Françoise Massardier-Kenney, Department of Modern & Classical Language Studies) Innovation Research Seed Awards:
by Bob Burford
April 24, 2013 - 10:32am
Kent State University and the City of Kent have been selected as the winners of the Larry Abernathy Award from the International Town-Gown Association (ITGA). The award honors the town-gown relationship that best represents the spirit of ITGA.
by Shannen Laur
April 24, 2013 - 10:32am
Four artists performed at this year’s FlashFest: Kendrick Lamar, Steve Aoki, Bad Rabbits and 5 & A Dime. The performances began at 6 p.m. in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center). “FlashFest serves as an end-of-the-year bash for all students,” said Kent State student Kayli Gatts, who is in charge of social media and publicity for the Undergraduate Student Government. “It’s a sign that the end of the spring semester is near and summer is coming.”