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School of Communication Studies

Typically held each fall and spring semester, the School of Communication Studies hosts the Global Communication Issues Forum in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to address the global effect of a topic and how it is communicated to a world-wide audience by the media. Reporters from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting...

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

Emeritus Professor Gary Hanson Gary Hanson, beloved emeritus professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) at Kent State University, died on May 18, almost seven years after being diagnosed with cancer. Calling hours will take place Wednesday, May 24, from 6-8 p.m., and on Thursday, May 25, from 10-11 a.m., with a celebration of his life at 11 a.m. All...

College of Communication & Information

Emeritus Professor Gary Hanson ABOUT TERELL WILSON Terell Wilson spent the Spring 2014 semester in Florence, Italy, with the CCI Florence program, and he was profoundly affected by the experience, writing: “At times I am at a loss for words, and it all feels surreal until I bump my head on the doorframe entering my bedroom. This semester has already changed my outlook on...

College of Communication & Information

Emeritus Professor Gary Hanson Give to the terell wilson memorial scholarship for study abroad Dear Colleagues and Friends, I first crossed paths with Terell Wilson when he emailed me in December 2012: Study Abroad Advice“Hello Mrs. Davis, My name is Terell Wilson (applied communication major). I'm really interested in studying abroad in Florence. Is it possible for me to...

College of Communication & Information

Emeritus Professor Gary Hanson First Passport Fund: For many people, a passport is a well-worn travel document. But for a student who has never left the country, a passport is the portal to a future that includes global learning, travel, adventure and personal transformation. In a very real sense, a first passport is the first step on a student's global journey....

College of Communication & Information

Students in the College of Communication and Information Twelve students from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) and the School of Visual Communication Design (VCD) will travel to Florence, Italy, for Kent State University’s inaugural Photography in Florence program this spring semester. Led by JMC Lecturer David LaBelle and VCD Assistant Professor Tim Bell, the seven...