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Globally Engaged Students and Faculty

Our journey to becoming global citizens starts here.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 11:01am
As part of its commitment to building global scholars and citizens, CCI sent the largest cohort in the college’s history to Chengdu, China, this July to participate in the prestigious Sichuan University Summer Immersion Program (UIP). CCI’s Sichuan Scholars took classes with a co...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 5:37pm
Today, communities around the globe are celebrating World Press Freedom Day. It is a day for recognizing what fundamental freedom of the press means for global democracy. World Press Freedom Day was officially announced by the U.N. General Assembly in December of 1993, and has be...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 1:49pm
Danielle Sarver Coombs, Ph.D., the interim associate dean of the College of Communication and Information, spoke at the International Scientific Conference on the Digital Communication in the Age of Social Transformations at Ajman University in the United Arab Emirates Sunday, Ap...
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 2:13pm
A unique poetry partnership is helping to spread the “word” about migration, literally. Powerful and inspiring words are ringing throughout 11 cities in the United States.
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 12:46pm
I  had no idea what human trafficking was until I came to Kent. My freshman year, I was shown the documentary “Nefarious” that completely broke my heart for the people who have fallen into the shadows of society as victims of human trafficking. I found my passion in life and bega...
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 5:08pm
The China Scholarship Council (CSC) is sponsoring a visiting scholar from China to research scientific collaboration and academic information behavior at Kent State University’s School of Library and Information Science (SLIS). Weiwei Yan, Ph.D., comes from Wuhan University’s Sc...
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 7:25pm
Starting in Fall 2017, College of Communication and Information (CCI) students can spend a semester studying in a truly international environment for what they would spend on the Kent Campus – while taking journalism courses that will apply to their degree programs and other rele...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:54am
The iSchool at Kent State University will be represented at the iConference at Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, from March 22 to 25, by Drs. Marcia Lei Zeng and Marianne Martens, along with School director Dr. Kendra Albright. A p...