News & Events

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:40pm
Each year, dozens of professionals share insight with students in Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) through guest lectures. One of them, Edwige Winans, associate research director at the Cleveland advertising agency MarcusThomas LLC, was honored with...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:26pm
Start-up investor and advisor Silicon Valley
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:23pm
“Co-editors of a brand new magazine: it sounded so ... trendsetting. How historic it would be to start a tradition of journalistic excellence apart from the daily hard news of the Stater ...” wrote the Chestnut Burr Magazine’s co-editors in the 1986 inaugural issue. They were ri...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:13pm
Partner Squirrels, LLC (software development company)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:02pm
Allison Peltz, '06, has been part of the small-by-intent agency Hello LLC since its inception. In addition to using her public relations degree, as a leader, she has learned to become "everything to everybody."
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:58am
Chris Baldwin, '94, is the founder of True Digital Communications. He employs a team of mostly Kent State JMC grads, who work with clients to develop a strong digital presence.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:54am
He planned on being a sportswriter, but a degree from JMC led Chas Withers, '87, to become president of Dix & Eaton, a long-standing public relations firm in Cleveland, Ohio.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:50am
Ben Brugler, '00, is President of AKHIA, a full-service communications agency in Northeast Ohio, where he landed his first job after graduation.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:46am
Elizabeth Bartz, '80, M.A., '82, CEO of State and Federal Communications, used her public relations and political science degrees to build a lobbying compliance business in Akron, Ohio.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:33am
Partner, Director of Client Development  Ketchum, Global PR Firm