School of Communication Studies

Graduate student Daniel Socha works with a member of the Project Kirotshe running team on how to wash his running clothes. Kent State University global communication studies graduate student Daniel Socha’s research on a non-profit organization’s efforts to support youth education in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently caught the attention of National Public Radio (NPR). In May, Socha traveled to the DRC to study and report on Project Kirotshe, a...

Graduate student Daniel Socha works with a member of the Project Kirotshe running team on how to wash his running clothes. The School of Communication Studies will host its fall Colloquium Series beginning Friday, Oct. 7 at 2:30 p.m. in Franklin Hall, Room 312/314. The series will kick off with a presentation from assistant professor, Michael Beam, titled, “Resisting the Filter Bubble: Examining the Positive Impact of Using Social Media for Reading and Sharing Online...

Graduate student Daniel Socha works with a member of the Project Kirotshe running team on how to wash his running clothes. The Kent State University McNair Scholars Program is currently recruiting its next cohort of scholars and applications are open!   The McNair Scholars Program is a federal TRIO program funded at 151 institutions across the United States and Puerto Rico by the U.S. Department of Education. It is designed to prepare undergraduate students for...

Graduate student Daniel Socha works with a member of the Project Kirotshe running team on how to wash his running clothes. The School of Communication Studies at Kent State University welcomes new assistant professor, Yesim Kaptan, Ph.D., to the global communication concentration beginning the Fall 2016 semester. Prior to coming to Kent State, Kaptan was associate professor in the Faculty of Communication at Izmir University of Economics in Izmir, Turkey. She was also...

image of international students Kent State University School of Communication Studies will host an orientation and social for all new and current international students enrolled in the College of Communication and Information (CCI). The free event will take place on Friday, Sept. 23 from 2-4 p.m. in room 202 of the Art Building. Refreshments will be served to the students...

School of Communication Studies

The Schools of Communication Studies and Visual Communication Design will host "Welcome" events the week of Homecoming to build school spirit. The School of Communication Studies and the School of Visual Communication Design are holding Spirit Days during Sept. 27 and 28 at 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside the Art Building off the Lester A. Lefton Esplanade. Exploratory, communication studies and visual communication design students are invited to this free event. This event is a great way...

The Schools of Communication Studies and Visual Communication Design will host "Welcome" events the week of Homecoming to build school spirit. The School of Communication Studies welcomes Tewodros (Teddy) Workneh, Ph.D., who will assume the role of assistant professor in the global communication concentration beginning the Fall 2016 semester. Before coming to Kent State University, Workneh worked as a postdoctoral fellow for the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of...

Graduate student Daniel Socha works with a member of the Project Kirotshe running team on how to wash his running clothes. Kent State University global communication studies graduate student Daniel Socha’s research on a non-profit organization’s efforts to support youth education in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently caught the attention of National Public Radio (NPR). In May, Socha traveled to the DRC to study and report on Project Kirotshe, a...

image of daniel socha posing with individuals involved with project kirotshe Kent State University global communication studies graduate student Daniel Socha’s research on a non-profit organization’s efforts to support youth education in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently caught the attention of National Public Radio (NPR). In May, Socha traveled to the DRC to study and report on Project Kirotshe, a...

image that says we The School of Communication Studies at Kent State invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position with a focus on organizational communication. About the Position – Tenure-track faculty members have the opportunity to be involved and teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs in their respective areas in the School of...