Faculty and Staff News
Lecturer Stephanie Smith was named the co-chair of the Office of Global Education's Advisory Board.
The Poynter Institute awarded Associate Professor Jan Leach for her outstanding service to journalism ethics. She has coordinated the KSU Media Ethics Workshop for the past 10 years.
General Aviation News featured Associate Professor Joe Murray, Ph.D., in “Ohio professor releases book on record-breaking flight across state.”
Associate Professor Bill Sledzik was quoted in This Is Reno’s “Adjuncts Rising, Part 2: How northern Nevada institutions tackle the issue of part-time faculty.”
Associate Professor Jacquie Marino was quoted in the Media Shift article “Tablet Magazines Are Lousy, But J-Schools Can Make Them Better,” about her mobile publishing course.
Associate Director Danielle Sarver Coombs, Ph.D.,was one of 21 Kent State faculty members honored with the Excellence in Accessibility Award.
Emerita Associate Professor Barbara Hipsman Springer will deliver the Glenn Frank Lecture at the 21st Annual Teaching Council Conference Thursday and Friday, Oct. 23-24, 2014.
This month, Lecturer Dave LaBelle will speak about the the power to heal through photography at the 2014 Annual Photographic Society of America (PSA) Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Two of Assistant Professor Chance York’s articles have been accepted. “Vacationing from Facebook: The Adoption, Temporary Discontinuance, and Re-Adoption of an Innovation” will appear in Communication Research Reports and “Predictors of Youth Voting in 2008: Parent/Child Relationships and Young Adult News Use” will appear in the book Political Socialization in a Media Saturated World. He also has four articles that are under review, seven articles in progress and two grant proposals in progress.