It’s all about who you know.

When you enroll in JMC, you join a network of 8,000+ alumni across the nation and across the nation and globe. We help our School of Journalism and Mass Communication alumni stay connected with each other and current JMC students through the following:

As alumni rise to become leaders in their professions, Kent State University JMC provides opportunities for them to offer mentoring, internships, and job placement assistance. Our alumni have remarkable stories to tell about their career experiences. Read about some of our prominent alumni.

Successful Journeys

Managing Editor, USA TODAY Network, Pulitzer Prize Winner

DelGuzzi credits her Kent State experience for the fact that she was “very prepared” for her first job. She has since covered or planned coverage of presidential campaigns, border and environmental issues, manhunts and much more.

Rising Stars

Manager of Diversity and Inclusion, Major League Baseball
McCorkle works with all 30 clubs to put together strategies and diversity recruiting efforts. She is passionate about using communication to help others. "I knew I wanted to make an impact and bring awareness about baseball."