The School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Kent State University will be the most relevant, student-centered and ethically driven accredited program in the country.
We provide our students with a solid academic experience that balances both conceptual and practical courses, professional opportunities and multiple internships, all of which are grounded in a foundation of ethics in a diverse and global society.
Photojournalism lecturer David LaBelle assigned his students a project on grandparents, and the class invited their grandparents to attend a presentation on April 21, 2016.
Tue September 19, 2017, 09:26 AM EST
CMA Pinnacle Award for Newspaper of the Year to be Announced in October
Fri August 11, 2017, 10:23 AM EST
Kent State student and Trumbull County native Emelia Sherin, ’20, is calling attention to Ohio’s opioid epidemic in a new way. The public relations major – formerly a performer for Disney Cruise Line – combined her talents in the performing arts, writing and advocacy, to write the play “(In)Dependent: The Heroin Project....
Fri August 11, 2017, 10:11 AM EST
13th Annual Workshop Will Examine Media Literacy, Fake News Implications for Journalists, PR Professionals
Tue April 18, 2017, 10:05 AM EST
Social media, news networks and sports fans were abuzz after NFL player Colin Kaepernick decided to take a knee during the National Anthem in protest of police brutality and social injustice. What role did public relations play in all of this?...
Tue April 18, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Students in Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) have internships that are giving them the opportunity to report on national issues and share them on big platforms. Journalism major Bruno Beidacki, ’18, is interning with CBS News in Washington, D....
Tue October 25, 2016, 02:08 PM EST
How do millennials interact with long-form journalism on their mobile devices? According to research conducted by Jacqueline Marino, an associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, millennials say they read to learn....
Feb 06, 2016 | Latisha Ellison, KentWired.com / The Kent Stater (newspaper)