News and Events
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 9:40am
“I’m Batman!” Those were Michael Keaton’s final words during his Spring 2018 graduation ceremony address at a packed Dix Stadium on May 12. Not only did the Oscar-nominated actor impart wisdom as the university’s commencement speaker, but he also joined more than 3,000 graduates...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 11:52am
When the national head of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) asks you to lunch, you don't turn him down.
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 12:13pm
The Kent State University School of Communication Studies (COMM) hosted its annual Scholarships and Student Awards Reception on Friday, April 20, with nearly 80 students, parents, donors, faculty and staff members in attendance.
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:35am
The Kent State University School of Communication Studies (COMM) hosted the annual Hyde Park Forum on Tuesday, April 24, in the Kent Student Center Ballroom. The top three student speakers from both the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Introduction to Human Communication courses delive...
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:50am
Renowned journalist Dan Rather will present an exclusive talk for students in the College of Communication and Information (CCI) during his upcoming visit to Kent State. The student-only discussion will take place at 3:30 p.m. on May 4, 2018, in FirstEnergy Auditorium (Room 340)...
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 11:55am
David Trebing, Ph.D., an associate professor in the School of Communication Studies (COMM), and Stephanie Smith, an assistant professor who teaches in COMM and the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC), led a teaching colloquium on student motivation on Friday, April...
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 10:12am
Gretchen Dworznik, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will present her research on Friday, April 20, as part of the Spring 2018 College of Communication and Information (CCI) Research Colloquium.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 9:45am
The Scholarship and Student Awards Reception will be held on Friday, April 20, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in the Moulton Hall Ballroom. (NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION.) We will honor our top undergraduate and graduate students with scholarships and awards for their academic achievements and se...
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:35pm
Jeffrey Child, Ph.D., an associate professor in the School of Communication Studies, will lead a student-career development webinar at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12 titled, “Operation Social Media Clean Up,” as part of the “You’re Hired! Tips for Getting the Job” series offered by Mc...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 11:51am
Jerry D. Feezel, Ph.D., an emeritus professor at the Kent State University School of Communication Studies (COMM), will be featured in the “Scholar Conversations” series at the 2018 Central States Communication Association (CSCA) convention April 4 – 7 in Milwaukee.