News & Events

Monday, June 2, 2014 - 4:33pm
Kent State has won two finalist placements in the national Society of Professional Journalists  (SPJ) 2013 Mark of Excellence Awards:  the Burr’s “The KSU Bucket List” issue (November 2013) for Best Student Ma
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 4:33pm
First impressions. First classes. First days of independence. Freshmen in JMC’s class of 2017, like college freshmen of every era, started college filled with apprehensions and aspirations.
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 4:33pm
With its latest fifth-place finish in the national Hearst Multimedia News Competition, the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) at Kent State University is tied for fifth place in the overall multimedia rankings to date, with final intercollegiate winners to be named...
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 3:33pm
The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is back at Kent State and quickly gaining new ground.  NABJ Kent is an organization of journalists, students and media professionals that encourages students of color to work in student media. NABJ membership is open to all JM...
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 3:33pm
Applications Accepted from Dec. 1 to February 1.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 12:00am
JMC students are encouraged to attend an information session with Dr. Trevor Brown, Professor Emeritus  and retired Dean of the Indiana University School of Journalism, who will visit JMC from Nov. 12-14, as part of JMC’s reaccreditation process. Dr. Brown is a member of the Accr...
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 4:33pm
The culture of coal mining. The process of hydraulic fracturing. The impact  on a community. These are the themes explored in “The Fracturing of Greene County,” a gallery showing by Jacob Byk, a junior visual journalism major, and Daniel Moore, a senior news major, that will be...
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 4:33pm
Industry professionals from more than a dozen companies and organizations across our region will offer relevant career advice at Communications Connection, a networking event sponsored by Kent State’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA Kent) and Fra...
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 12:00am
The Daily Kent Stater and The Burr both placed in the top 10 in “Best of Show” at the Associated College Press/College Media Association (ACP/CMA) National College Media Convention last week in New Orleans.   The Burr placed fourth overall in the feature magazine competition, and...
Monday, October 28, 2013 - 12:00am
For the second year in a row, TV2 has taken top honors in the College Media Association’s (CMA) Pinnacle Awards, earning the 2013 “TV Station of the Year” award at the CMA National College Media Convention in New Orleans. “The Agenda,” TV2’s topical comedy-satire show, also won...

Pages