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Hannah Firsdon, a senior public communication major graduating in May, was recently nominated for the 2015 Homecoming court. Nominees for Homecoming court are students who have been sponsored by a campus organization for the honor of representing Kent State University during the Flashes football game against the Miami University Redhawks on Oct. 3....

Amanda Bevington, senior communication studies major, was recently nominated for Homecoming court. Homecoming court members are sponsored by student organizations and are chosen to represent Kent State University during the Flashes football game on Oct. 3 against the Miami University Redhawks. Bevington has always dreamed of being on Homecoming...

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Telly Awards Student, Staff Collaborations Honored with Awards Twelve thousand entries, 500 judges and national recognition: Kent State TeleProductions’ work ranked among the best. TeleProductions was honored with three Telly Awards for recent productions. The hard work and talent of TeleProductions crew didn’t go unnoticed by the Silver Telly Council....

Telly Awards Undergraduate Student Government elected two students from the College of Communication and Information to serve on the 2015-2016 board. Keri Richmond and Reginald Jones will serve as a director and a senator for USG. Richmond, a sophomore public relations major, was elected as Director of Student Advancement. Her goal is to create an...

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Telly Awards 36th Annual Telly Awards TeleProductions won three bronze Telly Awards for productions created by staff and our student crew. The Telly Awards are one of the most prestigious awards for local, regional and national video productions, films and commercials. According to the Telly Award’s website, each year more than 12,000 entries are submitted...

Telly Awards Notable casting director tapped for Media Distinguished Leadership Award Kate O’Brian, president of Al Jazeera America, has been named the 2015 winner of the Robert G. McGruder Distinguished Guest Lecture and Award for Diversity by Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication. The award recognizes the accomplishments of...

Telly Awards The School of Communication Studies (COMM) at Kent State University invites applications for a PR/communication specialist position to start immediately. Overview – Named this year's "Best Creative Job" by U.S. News, public relations specialists will see a projected growth in employment opportunities by nearly 23 percent through 2020. Make a...

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Telly Awards The Kent State University School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) will host a reception for its new exhibit in the MuseLab wall gallery — “Museality” — on Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in University Library room 330. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome. (RSVP...

Sue Polanka The School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) at Kent State University honored 10 of its top alumni and dozens of outstanding students at events in Kent and Columbus this past spring. The Celebration of Alumni and Student Success took place on Tuesday, April 30, at the SLIS site in the State Library of Ohio in Columbus, and on Wednesday,...

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Silent Auction Attendees at this year’s Virginia Hamilton Conference on Multicultural Literature for Youth will have the opportunity to participate in a very special silent auction featuring such remarkable treasures as: Autographed books from past, present and future VHC keynotes including Joseph Bruchac, Nikki Giovanni, Pat Mora, Marilyn Nelson, Andrea Davis...