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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 3:59pm
As media and communications professionals from across the country descend upon Cleveland for the 2016 Republican National Convention, July 18-21, 2016, so too, will students from Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC).
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 3:27pm
Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) and the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, will honor Paula Madison, former NBC journalist and executive, with the 2016 Robert G. McGruder Distinguished Award for her accomplishments in media diversity. Mad...
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:35pm
Three academic advisors in the College of Communication and Information (CCI) recently presented sessions at the Northeast Ohio Academic Advising Conference. Michael Bell and Amanda Leu, advisors in the School of Communication Studies, presented on professional development for a...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 3:51pm
Thor Wasbotten, director of the Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication, has been named vice president of the Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication (ASJMC). ASJMC is a non-profit, educational association composed of approximately 190 collegiat...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 10:32am
Two Kent State University students are competing for the coveted title of Miss Ohio 2016. Veronica Garey, a junior in Kent State’s College of Communication and Information, and Erin Simonek, a freshman in Kent State’s School of Journalism and M...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 4:19pm
Five Kent State students from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) will contribute to news coverage for TEGNA, Inc. stations across the country as Republicans and Democrats converge upon Cleveland and Philadelphia for conventions next month.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 4:11pm
Vivian Feke, a recent graduate of the Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC), is the winner of the 2016 Student Edward R. Murrow Overall Excellence Award for video. The Radio Television Digital News Association presents only three of these awards every year...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 4:15pm
Students in Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication earned top recognition in some of the nation’s most prestigious intercollegiate journalism and mass communication competitions during the 2015-2016 academic year.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 2:15pm
Kent State earned two top-10 overall finishes in the William Randolph Hearst Foundation’s Journalism Awards program for 2015-2016: fifth place in photojournalism and ninth place in broadcast news.  The fifth place f...
Friday, May 27, 2016 - 10:56am
A team of Kent State students from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) finished second place nationwide in the Collegiate Effie competition.  Over the course of the spring 2016 semester, advertising majors Ellie Schering, ’17, Emily Wahl, ’16, and Matt Varga, ’...

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