News & Events

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 12:12pm
Public Relations Campaigns is a rite of passage for any senior public relations major at Kent State.
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 4:08pm
When Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine issued a statewide “stay-at-home” order at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, a group of Kent State University students immediately recognized an issue that almost nobody else was talking about: Not all homes are healthy homes. 
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:23am
A team of advertising students from the Kent State School of Media and Journalism recently earned semi-finalist status in the national competition Effie Collegiate. Modeled after the Effie Awards U.S. competition, Effie Collegiate, now in its 10th year, tasks students with creati...
Monday, June 15, 2020 - 2:24pm
We are all now, truly, witnesses. Know that we stand together as we face what comes and work for a more equitable and inclusive future.
Monday, June 15, 2020 - 1:42pm
When students began to face the reality of losing their media internships this summer in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, faculty and staff moved quickly to develop an innovative solution for students, recent School grads and media partners.
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 9:29am
While we may not all have the same life experiences, I believe we share a deep commitment to each other and to equity and justice. The ongoing local and national peaceful protests give me hope.
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 3:41pm
A Kent State University student is gaining recognition for a photo she took that captures an African American Cleveland police officer shedding a tear as he came face to face with demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd, who died in Minneapolis Police custody.
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 12:32pm
Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication will be known as the School of Media and Journalism, effective July 1, 2020. The university’s Board of Trustees approved the name change at its meeting June 3, 2020.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 4:28pm
Two student journalism competitions have named Kent State University students among the best in the nation for 2019-2020.
Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 4:17pm
Students in the class Communication in a Global Society worked in teams throughout the Spring 2020 semester to educate audiences about one specific aspect of globalization and ecology: fast fashion.