News & Events
Friday, November 20, 2020 - 3:42pm
For many people, when they hear someone has a master's of library and information science, their mind immediately conjures up a librarian stocking shelves. But an information science degree opens so many more doors. Here are two MLIS grads who pursued paths outside of the library...
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 4:03pm
Alison Haynes graduated with a master's degree in User Experience Design and stepped right into a job as the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Compliance Coordinator on the Systems Development and Innovation team at Kent State.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 11:27am
A team of Kent State faculty along with a pediatrician from Akron Children's Hospital have created a language identification tool to help in improving healthcare outcomes.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:52pm
The School of Information at Kent State University announces Meghan Harper, Ph.D., has been named Interim Director as of July 1.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:40pm
The School of Information (iSchool) at Kent State University announced the appointment of Kendra Albright, Ph.D., to the Goodyear Endowed Professor in Knowledge Management.
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.