College of Communication and Information

The Kent State University College of Communication and Information (CCI) will host its first-ever Diversity Week from April 24 – 28. The week-long event is the culminating activity to come out of CCI’s new Office of Academic Diversity Outreach headed by coordinator Amanda Leu. The office, which works closely with student, faculty and staff...

Kent State students traveled to Columbus, Ohio, to learn about human trafficking and local organizations working to eradicate it. I  had no idea what human trafficking was until I came to Kent. My freshman year, I was shown the documentary “Nefarious” that completely broke my heart for the people who have fallen into the shadows of society as victims of human trafficking. I found my passion in life and began getting involved on campus to learn more about this topic. I...

Kent State and Rock Hall Team up to Create a New Class Celebrating Rolling Stone’s 50th Anniversary As Rolling Stone magazine nears its momentous 50-year anniversary this fall, Kent State students will be studying the history of the magazine, its impact on American culture and how it continues to innovate, in a new course “Music, Movements and Media: Rolling Stone @ 50.” The course will be offered through the School of Journalism and...

Kent State and Rock Hall Team up to Create a New Class Celebrating Rolling Stone’s 50th Anniversary April 14 event postponed. To be rescheduled for Fall 2017. Erin Hollenbaugh, Ph.D., associate professor and program coordinator for the School of Communication Studies (COMM) at Kent State Stark, will lead COMM’s third spring colloquium Friday, April 14, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Rm. 109 of the Art Building, In the session, entitled “Privacy...

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CCI students can spend a semester studying in Prague taking journalism courses that will apply to their degree program and other relevant electives that are important for all communication majors. Starting in Fall 2017, College of Communication and Information (CCI) students can spend a semester studying in a truly international environment for what they would spend on the Kent Campus – while taking journalism courses that will apply to their degree programs and other relevant electives that are important for all communication majors. In...

CCI students can spend a semester studying in Prague taking journalism courses that will apply to their degree program and other relevant electives that are important for all communication majors. The Women’s Center named 46 women, including five women from CCI, as part of its 2017 class of Mothers, Mentors and Muses.   The 2017 Mothers, Mentors, and Muses of CCI include:   Jody Boles, Special Assistant, CCI Anna Gower, Senior Secretary, Library and Information Science Alice Kopunovitz, Administrative Assistant,...

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CCI students can spend a semester studying in Prague taking journalism courses that will apply to their degree program and other relevant electives that are important for all communication majors. Anglo-American University, Prague, Czech Republic Starting Fall Semester 2017 Spend a semester studying in a truly international environment for what you would spend on the Kent Campus – while taking journalism courses that will apply to your degree program and other relevant electives that are important for all communication majors. Why Study...

Senior communication studies major Andrea Rinehart was recently named a PNC Student Athlete Achiever for her contributions to the Kent State University field hockey team. Senior communication studies major Andrea Rinehart was recently named a PNC Student Athlete Achiever for her contributions to the Kent State University field hockey team. According to Rinehart, the award recognizes student athletes who display well-rounded achievement through leadership in the classroom, community and competition. “Getting this...

Senior communication studies major Andrea Rinehart was recently named a PNC Student Athlete Achiever for her contributions to the Kent State University field hockey team. Kent State University’s Center for Student Involvement recently received the Best Poster Award from the Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange for its poster on student retention through the FLASHperks program. The winning poster, designed by senior visual communications design major Nicholas Blanchard through the center’s Signum...

Kent State Madison Woodard led the effort of Delta Zeta’s annual Lip Sync competition on Sunday, Feb. 26. The event was a huge success, raising over $51,000 for the Delta Zeta Foundation. Woodard is a junior communication studies major, concentrating in health communication with a minor in interpersonal communication. Organizing the event was a big task,...