News & Events

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 12:00am
The faculty-led Diversity and Globalization Committee will form a student advisory board, the Student Voice Team (SVT), in early November to help advance JMC’s diversity and globalization goals and to ensure that student views and concerns are heard.
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 4:33pm
It was an evening of introductions, recognition and exhibition. The 2013 Freshman Welcome and Photography Awards brought undergraduate photojournalism students and faculty, Kent State University President Lester A. Lefton, CCI DeanStan Wearden and JMC Director Thor Wasbotten to J...
Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 12:00am
JMC celebrated the outstanding achievements of five alumni and one extraordinary “friend” at its annual Alumni Awards and Friends Reception and Ceremony on October 4. JMC alumni, faculty, staff, students, as well as family, friends and colleagues of the award recipients, were on...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 12:00am
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 12:00am
Undergraduate students across campus can now learn about the technology that has made smart phones such a success in a new course titled “Be Smarter Than Your Phone.” John West, trustees research professor in Kent State University’s Liquid Crystal Institute created the course ba...
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 12:00am
A group of Brazilian students from Pontifical Catholic University of Parana (PUCPR) are visiting Kent State University this month to work on multimedia storytelling projects focused on American media and culture.  
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 12:00am
When journalism professor Ann Schierhorn was a high school student at Florida State University School in 1966, she knew she was witnessing a story that needed to be told. Her classmates Keith Neyland and Mahlon C. Rhaney, Jr. were the first African American students to desegregat...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 12:00am
Daniel Moore spent several months investigating the challenges faced by veterans returning from  Afghanistan and Iraq, and his work has found a national audience.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 4:33pm
Celebrities are followed by the paparazzi, have minimal privacy and are constantly in the public eye, yet they still want and need fans and attention. That attention, in the form of entertainment media ethics, is the focus of this year’s Poynter Kent State University Media Ethics...