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Dr Koontz receives award

October 17, 2014

Congrats to Dr. Christie Koontz  who was selected as the recipient of the 2013- 2014 Distance Learning Award for Excellence in Online Course Design. The Distance Learning Award for Excellence in Online Course Design recognizes new or newly redesigned online courses that exhibit quality design as measured by the Quality Matters™ rubric, which includes review of […]

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Bruker’s Heirloom & Chase Showcased

October 16, 2014

Malia Bruker, alumna and Assistant Professor at the School of Communication, teaches media production. What makes Bruker an invaluable piece of Florida State’s faculty is her real world experience. Bruker is a documentary filmmaker and editor, with her films Heirloom, Chase, Let’s Dance, and Spectrum. Two of those films, Heirloom and Chase, have been recently recognized. Heirloom, which follows […]

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Meet iSchool alumnus: Dontrail Brinson

October 16, 2014
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Dontrail Brinson graduated from Florida State in 2007 with an Information Technology degree in hand. Seven years later, he works in Burbank, California for the Walt Disney Company as a Technology Analyst. The Path to Success His first internship out of college was for the Walt Disney Company, working for Disney Cruise Line as a […]

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Meet iSchool alumna: Katie Smith

October 13, 2014
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Katie Smith isn’t in Kansas anymore. Well – she’s close. After graduating in 2012 with a Bachelor’s in Information Technology, she continued her education with a Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communication. After graduating in December of 2013, she joined ranks at Cerner Corporation as a Clinical Reporting Analyst. Based in Kansas City, Missouri, […]

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Kaitlin Lansford, SCSD, awarded grant for Crowdsourcing

October 13, 2014
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Florida State University’s School of Communication Science & Disorders Assistant Professor Kaitlin Lansford, is being recognized by the ASHFoundation, an extension of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Lansford will receive the 2014 New Century Scholars Research Grant for her proposal entitled “Use of Crowdsourcing to Assess the Ecological Validity of Perceptual Learning Paradigms in Dysarthria.” The $10,000 grant […]

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MECLABS Scholarship awarded to Katherine Cook

October 10, 2014

Each year, Florida State University offers thousands of dollars in scholarships to students.  One of the recently added scholarships offered for the Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) program is the MECLABS Fellowship. The scholarship  is funded by MECLABS, the world’s largest research institute which is dedicated to discovering how people make choices.  MECLABS, based in Jacksonville, […]

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COMM alumna Sherry Sanderford, Senior Director for Aetna

October 9, 2014
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Sherry Sanderford graduated magna cum laude from  Florida State in 1989 with her Bachelor of Science in Communications. In the last twenty five years, Sanderford’s career path has taken her into different industries, from non-profits to financial services. Today, she serves as Senior Director of Communications at Aetna; a health care company that sells traditional and consumer-directed insurance […]

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CCI sets goal to raise $9300 for United Way Campaign

October 9, 2014

Florida State University’s College of Communication & Information is dedicated to reach its fundraising goal for the University’s annual United Way of the Big Bend Campaign, and faculty, staff and students can all play a role.  Every year, the College donates thousands of dollars to the United Way. The United Way of the Big Bend […]

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Dr Whetstone to present on Health IT – Friday 11-12 in Shores 206

October 8, 2014
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Dr. Whetstone will present on Health IT and its Potential to Support Adults Living with Type 2 Diabetes & Parents serving as Educational Managers for Children with Special Needs. Melinda’s research focuses on health information technology and it’s potential to engage and support consumers in managing personal health.  She will discuss her findings from her work with […]

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