Visual Communication Design

Imagery from students When Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine issued a statewide “stay-at-home” order at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, a group of Kent State University students immediately recognized an issue that almost nobody else was talking about: Not all homes are healthy homes. The students were enrolled in the College of Communication and Information course...

School of Visual Communication Design

ISTD 2020 “The International Society of Typographic Designers, ISTD, is a professional body run by and for typographers, graphic designers and educators. The Society has an international membership who share and support its aim to create and inspire interest in all forms of typographic communication.” The School of Visual Communication Design at Kent...

College of Communication & Information

ISTD 2020 The Wallace J. Hagedorn Scholarship in Photography The Wallace J. Hagedorn Photography Scholarship is a competitive merit- and need-based scholarship supporting student tuition costs and enriching, out-of-classroom experiences to help photography students develop strong portfolios. The funds come from the largest single gift ($4.2 million) ever...

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...

Artwork Sample Shows Comic Book Characters Update: The Kent State University School of Visual Communication Design program prepares its students to take on all kinds of challenges -- even screaming fans at the San Diego Comic-Con International! ‪#‎VCDKent‬ student Chad Lewis (third from left) of Chad Lewis Illustration signs copies of his Marvel x Adobe Students ‪#‎Avengers‬...

photo of students working Online platform offers a comprehensive look at college suicide and aims to eliminate stigma surrounding mental illness September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month Students from Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication and School of Digital Sciences won the Associated Press Media Editors’ (APME) Innovator of the...