Olivia Fossesca '22

“The thing I like most about my major is the flexibility and relevance it has to everyday life."

Olivia Fossesca is a Communication Studies major who is applying what she’s learning in the classroom to her daily life at work and as a student. 

As the Social Media Assistant for Kent State University’s Communications and Marketing Department, she is practicing hands on skills in social media marketing and management. She is also a leader in a campus ministry organization where she utilizes her effective communication skills through presenting and organizing events. 

After graduation, she plans to work in social media marketing while pursuing her Master of Arts Degree in Communication Studies. 

“The thing I like most about my major is the flexibility and relevance it has to everyday life. Not only can I use this degree for a variety of career paths, but I can also apply course material to my daily life! CCI offers a lot of unique courses that make going to class actually fun!”

Olivia has a minor in Public Relations, and her favorite class so far is Public Communication in Society.