School of Journalism and Mass Communication

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

The Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism has selected Mark Goodman, JMC professor and Knight Chair in Scholastic Journalism, to be part of a team of national researchers and educators that produces lessons plans, classroom activities and research assignments for high school, community college and college...

photo of award winners The School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Kent State University finished in eighth place in the overall national championship of the Hearst Journalism Awards Program. The school also earned seventh place rankings in both the photojournalism and multimedia categories. It will receive medallions for each award. Often called “The Pulitzers...

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

photo of award winners JMC student journalists and student media outlets continue to earn regional awards in the most award-winning academic year in JMC’s history.   Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards The Press Club of Cleveland honored several JMC student journalists with Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards, in the first year that the competition has included a...

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

photo of award winners Estee Hodge named top scholar Twenty juniors and seniors were inducted into Kappa Tau Alpha (KTA), the national honor society for journalism and mass communication, and a senior electronic media major was honored as JMC's top scholar at a ceremony held during Student Success Week. KTA recognizes academic excellence and promotes scholarship in...

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

photo of award winners JMC gains two new endowed scholarships Fifty-one students won a record-setting $64,000 in endowed scholarships and gifts and were honored at JMC’s annual Scholarship and Awards Ceremony during Student Success Week. The ceremony enabled JMC scholarship recipients to spend the evening with the generous donors who made their scholarships...

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Written by former student Bryan Kelly, the terror-filled tale weaves the story of five young actors who reenact a grisly murder-suicide that occurred at Heathridge University 20 years ago. However, they come to realize it’s not just a simple reenactment. The students soon learn one thing – evil is real. At this time, more than 50 aspiring...

Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication will host its second Kent Multimedia Workshop – a three-day, hands-on video and photography multimedia storytelling workshop – June 6-8 in Franklin Hall on the Kent Campus. Media professionals, faculty members, students and others interested in polishing their multimedia...

Professor Gary Hanson will moderate a discussion with Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone as part of the 43rd annual May 4, 1970 commemoration. Stone will speak about “History and Memory in Film,” based on his films that depict ‘60s-era events, from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. on May 4 in the University Auditorium of Cartwright Hall. Hanson, a 25-year...

School of Journalism & Mass Communication

JMC is completing its most successful year ever in national journalism and communication competitions, and students who earned national recognition were honored at an award ceremony on Tuesday evening, as part of Student Success Week. The 47 student honorees have won, placed, or been nominated in the William Randolph Hearst’s Journalism Awards...

Kent State University’s School of Journalism & Mass Communication will be hosting its second Kent Multimedia Workshop — a three-day, hands-on video and photography multimedia storytelling workshop — June 6-8 in Franklin Hall on the Kent Campus.   Media professionals, faculty members, students and others interested in polishing their...