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Betsy on the Road: Fall 2014

August 28, 2014
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Graduate school can be a scary concept. There are different programs in a variety of fields at each university, making the selection process daunting, confusing, and an overall headache. Enter: Betsy Crawford. Betsy is the College of Communication and Information’s Development Coordinator. A huge part of her role at CCI is graduate recruitment. This Fall alone, Betsy […]

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New Faculty at iSchool

August 28, 2014
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College of Communication and Information’s School of Information welcomes a new faculty member for the Fall 2014 semester. Chris Landbeck (Assistant Director of Experiential Learning) has accepted a new position within CCI as Assistant Director of Experiential Learning. He has a Ph.D. in Library and Information Sciences from Florida State University. He serves as the Immediate Past […]

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Dr. Donna Nudd co-directs disability themed plays overseas

August 27, 2014
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This Fall, you won’t find Dr. Donna Nudd in a classroom. In fact, you’ll have better luck in the United Kingdom. Dr. Nudd is co-directing two disability-themed plays during her 6 weeks overseas – “The Ugly Girl” and “You Are My Sunshine,” both plays written by her partner Terry Galloway, a cochlear implant recipient and […]

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Bruker’s Documentary “Heirloom” Celebrated

August 26, 2014
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Malia Bruker, Assistant Professor for CCI’s College of Communication and Director is being honored this weekend. Her documentary, Heirloom, will be celebrated this weekend at the Central Florida Film Festival. Heirloom will be shown on Friday the 29th at 1 PM in Theater 1 & Saturday the 30th at 4:50 PM in Theater 3. The festival […]

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COMM Professor selected for Fulbright Scholars Program

August 22, 2014
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Dr. Jonathan Adams, Associate Professor in the College of Communication and Information, has been selected to participate in the Fulbright Scholar program. Being selected for the Fulbright Program is a prestigious honor. The program was created by Senator J. William Fulbright and signed off in 1946 by President Harry Truman. Aiming to increase global understanding […]

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iSchool doc student Dong Joon Lee earns highly coveted NSF internship

August 22, 2014
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Dong Joon Lee, doctoral candidate in the School of Information interned this summer at Research Data Alliance. Lee was one of eight selected for the highly coveted internship, which is provided by the Research Data Alliance (RDA) and funded by a National Science Foundation grant. He was mentored by Michael Witt from the Distributed Data […]

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CCI Associate Dean, Dr. Stephen McDowell, talks cybersecurity in Bangkok

August 22, 2014
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Dr. Stephen McDowell traveled to Bangkok, Thailand to speak about his cyber security research in July. His presentation, “Promoting Cybersecurity Awareness; Research on Communication Campaigns to Promote Safe Online Behavior” was co-authored by Judd Butler and Xiuwen Liu. Butler is a partner at Educational Development Group, Inc. in Tallahassee and Liu is a professor in […]

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iSchool alumnus releases FSU themed video

August 21, 2014
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“Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life” is the age-old mantra, but few are able to find their true calling in life. Alumnus Michael Bane (‘10) has found his calling and he’s chasing it. Until recently, Bane had been living a double life. He worked in information technology security […]

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iSchool Professor accepts position as Director of FSU Honors Program

August 20, 2014
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Dr. Paul Marty, faculty member of Florida State University’s School of Information has accepted the position as Director of the FSU Honors Program. In his new position, he will: Serve as chief academic officer to the program Manage fiscal and human resources Develop strategic, academic, and student enrollment policy plans Enhance academic opportunities for students “We […]

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From Clearwater to Jeddah: COMM alumnus is always seeking new challenges

August 20, 2014
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Florida State alumni can be found at any corner of the Earth – Saudi Arabia is no exception. Dr. Tyler Adams (M.S. ’92 Ph.D. ’95) is across the pond at the Jeddah College of Advertising in Saudi Arabia, serving as a Professor and Vice Dean of Academic Affairs. In the two decades since leaving Tallahassee, […]

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