News & Events

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 4:35pm
The tenth YouToo Social Media Conference has confirmed its keynote speakers, bringing Disney digital media powerhouse Greg Josken and digital branding expert Juntae DeLane to headline the milestone conference. Josken, digital marketing and...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:56am
Kent State’s chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA Kent), in partnership with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC), will present a conversation about diversity in the media on April 12, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:40am
Photojournalism students in the Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) recently earned statewide and national recognition for their work. In the Ohio News Photographers Association (ONPA) contest Andrea Noall, ’17, earned the Chuck Scott Student Photographe...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10:55am
Social media, news networks and sports fans were abuzz after NFL player Colin Kaepernick decided to take a knee during the National Anthem in protest of police brutality and social injustice. What role did public relations play in all of this?  
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 1:53pm
The Kent State University College of Communication and Information (CCI) will host its first-ever Diversity Week from April 24 – 28. The week-long event is the culminating activity to come out of CCI’s new Office of Academic Diversity Outreach headed by coordinator Amanda Leu.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:20pm
Media coverage can influence suicide rates positively and negatively, depending on the language used in a story. Student journalists and other members of the Kent State community learned best practices for reporting on suicides at a traveling workshop presented in partnership wi...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 3:47pm
Students in Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) have internships that are giving them the opportunity to report on national issues and share them on big platforms.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:47am
Students will study the magazine's history, impact on American culture, and how it continues to innovate. 
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 7:25pm
Starting in Fall 2017, College of Communication and Information (CCI) students can spend a semester studying in a truly international environment for what they would spend on the Kent Campus – while taking journalism courses that will apply to their degree programs and other rele...
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 10:50am
As Rolling Stone magazine nears its momentous 50-year anniversary this fall, Kent State students will be studying the history of the magazine, its impact on American culture and how it continues to innovate, in a new course “Music, Movements and Media: Rolling Stone @ 50.”