News & Events
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 4:04pm
Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication alumnus Shannon LaNier, recently took the red carpet for the 2017 Oscars. LaNier, who graduated with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in media production and media management in 2003, is a television host and author. For the...
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 11:29am
Reporting on suicide may cause others to take their lives by suicide. That’s the premise behind a series of six workshops around Ohio that will teach campus and professional journalists the strategies and language they should use to report suicides in an informative, accurate an...
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 4:50pm
The Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) hosted a panel discussion Feb. 23 2017, to discuss how professional communicators can best serve during divided and fractious times.
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:17pm
Kent State students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) recently took their learning outside of the classroom and to set of the thriller movie, “The Bye Bye Man.” Five students and alumni from JMC and the College of Communication and Information - many of t...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 4:11pm
From working as a touring and studio musician for artists like Donna Summer to recording and editing audio for a variety of broadcasts, assistant professor Scott Hallgren has led a wide-ranging musical career. Most recently, he was the musical composer and audio supervisor for a...
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 10:41am
EVENT UPDATE: In front of a sell-out crowd of nearly 1,000 people, professors, entrepreneurs, administrators, students and community members gave short, dynamic talks around the theme “Rewind, Rethink, React.” Check out online conversations using @tedxkentstate and #tedxkentstate...
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 3:03pm
Kent State's School of Journalism and Mass Communication hosted a conversation about how communicators – journalists, public officials, public relations professionals and more – can best serve during divided and fractious times in the country. Watch the discussion:
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 3:14pm
The Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the Media Law Center for Ethics and Access will host the third annual Media at the Movies on Tuesday, March 7. Join us for a viewing of “Spotlight”, followed by a discussion of media ethics. The event will take place...
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 3:24pm
The Kent State School of Journalism and Mass Communication hosted a panel discussion Jan. 26, 2017, to reflect up on coverage of Election 2016 and to discuss the changing and unprecedented relationship between the media and the White House. Watch the event in full below.
Monday, January 9, 2017 - 8:14am
Journalists and media professionals are facing unprecedented circumstances in the aftermath of Election 2016 and in anticipation of a potentially different relationship between the media and the White House.