News & Events

Friday, June 20, 2014 - 10:56am
Three JMC students took top honors in the student media section at The Press Club of Cleveland’s Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards, with four first-place awards in print and TV news. In the Best Print Feature Story category: Grant Engle received first place for “Behind Thos...
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 12:00am
Kent State University Independent Films (KSUIF) received its first Bronze Telly Award for an original JMC student-produced music video, “Freaky Love” at the 35th Annual Telly Awards.
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 10:12am
Fox 8 Cleveland News Co-anchor Wayne D. Dawson, ’79, and JMC’s Coordinator for Career ServicesJohn Butte will be recognized as broadcast pioneers when they are inducted into the Silver Circle of the National Academy of Television...
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...