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16 Garnet and Gold Inductees from CCI

April 28, 2015
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Each semester, the College of Communication and Information (CCI) bids farewell to a group of graduates who will go on to change the world. Within that group, a select few are inducted into the Garnet and Gold Scholar Society. Members of the Garnet and Gold Scholar Society will demonstrate how they have developed their leadership, […]

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Catch the iSchool at FLA 2015!

April 27, 2015
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Calling out all FSU fans and friends! Join Florida State University faculty, students and alumni at the 2015 FLA Conference May 12 – 15 at the Caribe Royale Hotel in Orlando, Florida! The School of Information – Florida’s iSchool will be located at Booth #107 in the exhibit hall.  Stop by when the exhibits open […]

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20 Questions with Patrick Merle

April 24, 2015
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20 Questions with Patrick Merle What was your first job? I freelanced for an economic magazine in Paris and for Runner’s World website. My first full-time job was to be a reporter in the international unit of a French network. If you were to write a personal memoir, what would you name it? Maybe “Le […]

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From Marching Chief to Marine Officer– Meet COMM Alum Mitch Bishop

April 23, 2015
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Major Mitchell Bishop, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, has earned numerous titles in civilian and military occupation since graduating with a Bachelor’s in Communication in 2004. After attending law school, the Naval Justice School and completing the Expeditionary Warfare School (DEP), Bishop has successfully attained the necessary skills to be a leader and a lawyer. While at Florida […]

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Mardis named Chair of AASL Editorial Board

April 23, 2015
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Marcia Mardis, associate professor in the School of Communication, has been named the Chair of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) editorial board. While on the board, she will help build on a strong history of publications that seek to transform teaching and learning through school library programs. Highly respected in the field of […]

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MLIS Student Alvarez Tarver awarded Diversity Scholar by Association of Research Libraries

April 20, 2015
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Alvarez Tarver, who is pursuing her MLIS degree through the School of Information, has been named a 2014-2016 Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workplace (IRDW) Diversity Scholar by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL). Tarver receives her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Florida this spring of 2015. Her doctoral dissertation, “A […]

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How Do Feel-Good Stories Inspire Us? CCI Professor Receives $1.95 Grant to Find Out

April 20, 2015
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Watch the evening news, scroll through Facebook or pick up a newspaper — stories, videos and posts that make us feel good are everywhere you look. While inspirational media may be quick to bring a smile, can it also help to make us better people? Arthur Raney, the James E. Kirk Professor of Communication at […]

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