News & Events

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 9:36am
Congratulations to the finalists and winners of the 2nd annual FlashLab Innovation Pitch Contest. The competition came to a close Dec. 3 where seven students pitched their ideas and the judges crowned four winners. Each winning idea will share up to $10,000 from the Student Media...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 12:54pm
When Gretchen Lasso, senior journalism and digital media production major, interned at WEWS News 5 in Cleveland during summer 2018, she didn’t just gain relevant experience — she received professional-level awards and recognition for her hard work.
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 9:31am
The College of Communication and Information at Kent State University is pleased to announce the return of the 2020 David and Janet Dix Lecture in Media Ethics funded through the generosity of David and Janet Dix. Launched in 2019 with an endowment gift of $100,000 to the School...
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 11:04am
Kent State Student Media won 18 national awards presented by The College Media Association and The Associated Collegiate Press at the 2019 National College Media Convention in Washington, D.C. from Friday, Nov. 1 to Saturday, Nov.2.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 1:40pm
The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) awarded PRSSA Kent the highest national honors for a chapter, the 2019 Outstanding Chapter Award. Public relations major Vanessa Gresley, PRSSA Kent’s vice president of professional relations, earned the Gold Key Award, the...
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 12:25pm
Professor Jacqueline Marino is a 2019 recipient of Kent State's highest teaching honor, the Distinguished Teaching Award (DTA).  Dating back more than 50 years and sponsored by the Kent State Alumni Association, the DTA is presented annually to three full-time faculty members wh...
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 12:00am
The School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) hosted the 15th annual Poynter KSU Media Ethics Workshop focused on activism with Parkland shooting survivors and activists Eric Garner and Melissa Falkowski as...
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 1:36pm
Senior Creative RYOT Studios (NYC)
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 12:07pm
Producer National Geographic “I learned how to direct the show, I was editing, producing, working with reporters in the field, I was going out in the field myself sometimes. You really learn how to work on deadline and work fast and work with a team.”
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 12:01pm
Region Director Solutions Journalism Network