News & Events

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 4:33pm
Shanice Dunning, a graduate student in broadcast journalism, was one of 11 student journalists from across the country selected to participate in the first paid fellowship program sponsored by the Capitol Broadcasting Company (CBC) WRAL-TV and the University of North Carolina (UN...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 4:33pm
Hannah Potes, a JMC senior photojournalism major, won fifth place in the recent photojournalism competition II of the Hearst Journalism Awards Program. With this ranking, Potes becomes the first JMC photojournalism student to place three times in the top 10 of the Hearst photogr...
Monday, April 1, 2013 - 12:00am
Jeff Fruit, professor and former JMC director, has been named the 2013 chapter adviser of the year for Kappa Tau Alpha (KTA), the national college honor society for journalism and mass communications.
Friday, March 22, 2013 - 4:33pm
Congratulations to the 2013-2014 scholarship recipients.
Monday, March 18, 2013 - 9:01am
Sixteen students will travel to Brazil with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s International Storytelling class from March 15 to March 31 to develop multimedia news stories about the country.
Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 12:00am
Kent State University’s 29th Annual Virginia Hamilton Conference on Multicultural Literature for Youth will be held on the evening of Thursday, April 4, 2013, and all day on Friday, April 5, 2013, at the Kent Student Center. The conference provides a forum for discussion of multi...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 4:33pm
“For a photo to be effective, it has to be affective. A picture has to move you in some way. It must evoke a visceral reaction in the viewer – crying, laughing, thinking.”
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 3:33pm
Students from the Advanced Producing class, accompanied by JMC professor Gary Hanson and practitioner-in-residence John Butte, spent four days last week in New York City, meeting with a host of national producers, anchors and correspondents. Their goal was to learn production tec...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
Kent State University attracts students from all over the world, but one student decided to make his life here official. Andrés Solano officially became an American citizen last month.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 12:00am
Two teams of Kent State University public relations students are competing in this year’s 2013 Bateman Case Study Competition where they have been presented with the challenge to develop a campaign to increase awareness and inform key audiences about the effects of bullying. “Th...