How to Make the Most of Your Freshman Year of College
College Freshman Advice from a CCI Student and YouTuber
Marisa Santillo, '23, is a Communication Studies major, YouTuber, a member of Kent State Student Media and the Kent Communication Society and so much more. On her own YouTube channel, she creates videos about college lifestyle and beauty. The College of Communication and Information teamed up with her to share some advice for the next group of incoming freshmen at Kent State.
Craft the Messages the World Consumes
The Kent State College of Communication and Information is the only college in the nation that houses programs in media, design, communication, technology and information, giving students the benefit of exploring how these disciplines interact.
We're ready to help you on every step of your journey. As you develop skills in the classroom, we’ll connect you to the change you want to make in the world. You might use storytelling or design skills to promote solutions for a clean environment. Or maybe you’ll use documentary video and podcasts to entertain in sports, inform in news or advocate for a cause. You can explore what some of our successful alumni are doing below.