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Friday, March 15, 2019 - 5:05pm
Kent State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) honored two journalists at the 15th Annual Robert G. McGruder Lecture. Tanzina Vega, the host of National Public Radio's "The Takeaway" and Eisner Fellow at the Nation Institute, was honored with the Robert...
Friday, March 15, 2019 - 3:44pm
Kent State public relations major Emelia Sherin made national headlines in 2017-2018 when she debuted her original play, (In)Dependent, which highlights the tragedies of the heroin ep...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 4:40pm
  Kent State Athletics and TeleProductions collaborated to design and install a brand-new HD video display system in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center). A new 4-panel video board replaced the previous center-hung scoreboard which could only display scores a...
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 4:26pm
Delivering his remarks to a packed FirstEnergy Auditorium, CNN’s chief media correspondent and anchor of the weekly program “Reliable Sources,” Brian Stelter talked about the current media environment and delivered 11 keys for ethical journalism in the fake news era (see sidebar/...
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 4:25pm
CNN’s Brian Stelter shares his advice for Kent State students pursuing a career in journalism in an exclusive interview with CCI. Q: You started a blog in college about the media called  TvNewser and actually sold it to a company. How can a student jump start something like that...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 7:06pm
The Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the Media Law Center for Ethics and Access will host the fifth annual Media at the Movies on Tuesday, March 5. The event will open its doors at 5:30 p.m. and will begin at 6 p.m. in Franklin Hall’s FirstEnergy Auditor...
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 6:43pm
Danielle Coombs, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications, says Super Bowl ads still target men despite the fact that nearly half of the modern NFL audience identifies as women.
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 4:18pm
School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) senior Christiana Ford was selected as one of five students nationwide to participate in the National Association of Black Journalists’ (NABJ) all-expenses paid reporting trip to China during November 2018.
Monday, December 10, 2018 - 7:35pm
The College of Communication and Information at Kent State University is pleased to announce the creation of the Dix Media Ethics Lecture Series funded through the generosity of David and Janet Dix. This endowment gift of $100,000 to the School of Journalism and Mass Communicati...
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:14pm
A cross-disciplinary team of students from Kent State’s College of Communication and Information earned commendation for their work on You Can Now’s (YCN) Student Awards, an international, creative...

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