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DegreeDirectory.org, an online resource for students interested in finding educational programs and degrees, ranked the School of Communication Studies' graduate program among the three "Top Communication Studies Graduate Programs" nationally.  With nearly 500,000 yearly visitors, the site pledges to help students "save time and money on their...

College of Communication & Information

Marianne Martens “We used to talk about the importance of young people reading “books,” but we now talk about the importance of reading  in a slightly different context, as “books” now exist in various formats, including printed books, apps, and even online fan fiction. Whatever the format, raising fluent readers help young people become better consumers...

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

photo of Michele Ewing Associate Professor Michele Ewing has been selected to participate in the College of Communication & Information (CCI) Administrative Fellowship program. Ewing will work with Dean Stan Wearden and Associate Dean  learn about the roles, responsibilities and protocols related to University Administration. CCI Administrative Fellows also...

Photo of award-winning work by Kent State student designers Students in the Master of Fine Arts program in the School of Visual Communication Design at Kent State University earned Student Notable Honoree status, placing them in the top six of all national entries, in the Core77 2013 Design Awards for their Healthcare Visuals Kibera project. This is the second award the team has earned last month,...

College of Communication & Information

Cameron Crane Kent State University School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) student Cameron Crane has received a Fulbright Student Program Award and will be traveling to Baranas University in Varanasi, India, to create resources for professionals working with the deaf.  Crane, a student at the SLIS Columbus site, attended World College West with a...

Edwin Morris After completing his master’s degree in Information Architecture and Knowledge Management, Edwin K. Morris, M.S. ’12, has devoted his time to creating a knowledge management (KM) nonprofit organization. Morris founded Pioneer Knowledge Services, a nonprofit corporation designed to educate and raise awareness of the need for knowledge...

Edwin Morris “Developing a Research Agenda for Academic Librarians” What:  Live, interactive online open house to learn more about “Developing a Research Agenda for Academic Librarians,” an upcoming online workshop in the School of Library and Information Science at Kent State University Who:    Current, new and future academic librarians When: ...

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Edwin Morris Do you love what museums do and think you’d like to work in one? Or are you already working there and ready to take your career to the next level? Join us for an online open house to learn more about the Museum Studies specialization in the School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) at Kent State University. DATE: Thursday, May 16, from...

The 2013 Bateman Team placed second in the nation in the Public Relations Student Society of America Compeitition The Public Relations Student Society of America named Kent State University’s Blue Team as the second place finisher in the national Bateman case study competition May 10. KSU Blue had been named one of three national finalists – out of 68 teams from across the country that submitted entries – in the competition April 15. Eighty teams...

The 2013 Bateman Team placed second in the nation in the Public Relations Student Society of America Compeitition These were the vital statistics of CCI’s JobExpo2013 – Kent State’s first job and internship fair specifically for juniors and seniors from every undergraduate degree program in the Schools of Communication Studies (COMM), Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) and Visual Communication Design (VCD). JobExpo2013, held on April 26 at The...