College of Communication and Information

great lakes Alexandra Bangor dreams of the day when she moves to a big city to open her cosmetic/fashion line. Bangor is just a few weeks away from taking the first steps to turn her dreams into reality. As an interpersonal communication major, with a minor in public communication in Kent State University’s College of Communication and Information, Bangor is...

Jimmy Miller, a 2017 Kent State graduate who served as editor of The Kent Stater, takes notes while talking to a fellow student in the student media newsroom in Franklin Hall. Kent State University journalism major Jimmy Miller recently spent 10 weeks traveling the country examining the political views of white, working-class Americans, a group now credited as a difference maker in the successful campaign of President-elect Donald Trump. The project was part of News21, a national Carnegie-Knight initiative. Each...

Jimmy Miller, a 2017 Kent State graduate who served as editor of The Kent Stater, takes notes while talking to a fellow student in the student media newsroom in Franklin Hall. School of Communication Studies assistant professor, Suzy D’Enbeau and graduate student, Daniel Socha will be recognized with Top Paper awards from the National Communication Association (NCA). The award recipients will be awarded at the NCA Annual Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. D’Enbeau will receive the Top Paper Award in...

Division of Research & Sponsored Programs

Jessica Barness (right), assistant professor of visual communication design at Kent State, reviews a student’s work in the Art Building. Scholar of the Month Jessica Barness Assistant Professor of Visual Communication Design College of Communication and Information 2012-present The word “communication” likely makes you think of language, but November’s Scholar of the Month has spent her entire career researching design as a language of its own. Across various media, Jessica...

Jessica Barness (right), assistant professor of visual communication design at Kent State, reviews a student’s work in the Art Building. Scholar of the Month Jessica Barness Assistant Professor of Visual Communication Design College of Communication and Information 2012-present The word “communication” likely makes you think of language, but November’s Scholar of the Month has spent her entire career researching design as a language of its own. Across various media, Jessica...

Jessica Barness (right), assistant professor of visual communication design at Kent State, reviews a student’s work in the Art Building. Aaron Bacue, assistant professor in the School of Communication Studies, was recently selected to participate in Kent State’s Global Faculty Scholars Group. Bacue was nominated by Amy Reynolds, Ph.D., dean of the College of Communication and Information. Global Faculty Scholars was established in 2014 as a result of Kent State’s continued...

College of Communication & Information

Red Ribbon Please join the Kent State University College of Communication and Information as we celebrate our inaugural group of Sichuan Scholars at the “丰(豐)富 Fēngfù: A Time of Abundance” student photography exhibit opening and reception. The exhibit captures Sichuan Province through the eyes of an intrepid group of young scholars and answers the...

School of Communication Studies

Red Ribbon The School of Communication Studies at Kent State University celebrated the life of associate professor Dr. Rozell Duncan on Friday, Oct. 28. Dr. Duncan passed away prior to the start of the fall semester; her impact within the school and the university community was unparalleled. Colleagues, peers, former students, friends and family came together...

College of Communication & Information

TeleProductions TeleProductions, Kent State University's full-service video production center, released the trailer of a new documentary titled “Our Journey in Telling a Story.” The documentary was originally created to tell the story of the collaborations that took place in order to tell the story of Olympian Lennox Kilgour, father of Kent State professor...

The castle in Prague. In her upcoming presentation, Dr. Candace Bowen will discuss her sabbatical at Anglo-American University. The Kent State University Honors College will host its next Research Uncorked event on Wednesday, October 26 at 5:30 p.m. at Water Street Tavern in downtown Kent. "When the View from My Office was a Castle" will feature Candace Perkins Bowen, an associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication within the College of...