News & Events

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
Forty-seven students from Warren G. Harding High School in Warren, Ohio, visited JMC this week to learn more about undergraduate opportunities and our facility. The students, mostly seniors, and their instructor toured Franklin Hall, spending time in the newsroom, BSR, and TV2.
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
More than 2,000 young men from Portage County served in the Civil War. Prof. Fred Endres is telling the stories of seven of them.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 12:00am
The first time was the charm for The Burr magazine.
Monday, January 21, 2013 - 12:00am
Three senior visual journalism students in Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication earned top honors during the 67th College Photographer of the Year Competition at the University of Missouri. Brooke DiDonato took home a gold medal for Photo Illustration, Kristi...
Saturday, January 19, 2013 - 3:33pm
Hannah Potes, a senior pursuing dual degrees in photojournalism and Spanish, has become the first JMC student selected for a paid 10-week paid summer internship at the Orange County Register. After completing internships at the Lexington Herald-Leader in Kentucky (2011) and Jack...
Friday, January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
The apparent online hoax involving standout Notre Dame football player Manti Te’o has dominated news coverage this week, and local news outlets WKYC-TV, WJW-TV FOX-8 and WAKR-AM news radio interviewed JMC’s Stefanie Moore, an assistant professor in the PR sequence who focuses on...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
Multimedia Storytelling, new to JMC this spring, provides students with a deeper understanding of the best ways to tell stories in different media. The course builds on skills learned in other JMC courses and helps students develop a multimedia mindset in their approach to storyt...
Friday, January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
Why are Americans fixated on sports? And how does our national fixation influence our understanding of American history, the American way of life, and the American dream?
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
Candace Perkins Bowen, associate professor and director of the Center for Scholastic Journalism, has been named the 2013 Linda S. Puntney Teacher Inspiration Award winner by the Journalism Education Association (JEA). The award recognizes a journalism teacher who “through excelle...
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
Four JMC faculty and staff members were on the move in December, changing office spaces in time for the start of spring semester. Among those with new Franklin Hall addresses: