News & Events
Monday, June 15, 2020 - 3:58pm
The information professions have publicly stated values of diversity and equity, which we must continue to strengthen. We must acknowledge that there is more to do.
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 9:29am
While we may not all have the same life experiences, I believe we share a deep commitment to each other and to equity and justice. The ongoing local and national peaceful protests give me hope.
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 4:45pm
This year's graduating iSchool students completed their courses successfully and with grace under pressure in a year like no other.
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:47am
The COVID-19 pandemic has created an urgent need for online, virtual healthcare, and iSchool graduate Brent Hicks, M.S. '19, has been at the forefront at the Cleveland Clinic.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 2:31pm
As individuals consume and spread an alarming amount of news during COVID-19, the threat of misinformation is heightened. Emeritus Professor Thomas J. Froehlich, an expert on misinformation in the public sphere, offer contexts about what we're seeing unfold.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 12:08pm
Thomas J. Froehlich, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus in the School of Information at Kent State University. He has published extensively about ethical considerations in information professions. Dr. Froehlich teaches and publishes extensively on misinformation in the public sphere, i...
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 8:44am
Communication has shaped the way the world has reacted to the coronavirus pandemic. This fall 2020, Kent State is offering a new course that will examine risk communication through the lens of pandemics and other global crises. “Communicating Risk: Global Pandemics and Crises.”
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 10:30am
Dave Szalay is an award-winning illustrator, designer and aspiring writer who was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. And now he's joining the Reinberger as our author-illustrator in residence.
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 4:41pm
Executive Director, Shaker Historical Society "Not only did I learn the basics of collections and archives management, but I also learned how to communicate with diverse audiences, write an exhibit script, handle and label objects and physically care for objects, among many other...
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 11:40am
The prestigious American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) recognized the School of Information’s Christine Hudak, Ph.D. for her accomplishments and achievements in the application of informatics.