Communication Alumnus Leads Host Committee for 2020 Super Bowl

In 1980, Mike Zimmer graduated with a degree in Mass Communications and embarked on a career as a photojournalist. Over the next 28 years, he traveled the world as a correspondent for NBC6/Telemundo 51; covering stories from the Gulf War, the Colombian drug wars, the Sydney Olympics, and a couple World Series. He covered the[…] »

20 Questions with Shuyuan Ho

20 Questions with Shuyuan Mary Ho What was your first job? I was an English instructor in Taiwan. Go figure! If you were to write a personal memoir, what would you name it?  “The road less traveled” Where did you grow up?  A very small town with a very big lake in Taiwan What is[…] »

Advisors Champion Transfer Students at NACADA Conference

Each year, Florida State University accepts 3,000 transfer students. 46% of students who completed a four-year degree at FSU also attended a two-year institution at one time of their academic career. Transfer students are growing in number. Reasons for transferring vary: two-year universities are less expensive and often students don’t feel emotionally ready to enter[…] »

Meet Mike Sklens, Director of Communication at FSU Admissions Office

Meet Mike Sklens: alumnus of the Marketing program, current student in the Integrated Marketing Communication master’s program, and Program Director for Marketing, Media & Communication at the FSU Admissions Office. The Basics Name: Mike Sklens Degree: Bachelor’s in Marketing, 2006. Master’s in Integrated Marketing Communication, 2019. Hometown: Rockaway, NJ Current City: Tallahasssee, FL Job: Program Director, Marketing, Media & Communications[…] »

Alumna Sarah Davis, Content Coordinator at DZone

Meet Sarah Davis, alumna of the Media Communication Studies and Editing, Writing & Media programs & Content Coordinator at DZone. The Basics Name: Sarah Davis Degree: Bachelor’s in Media Communication Studies & Editing, Writing & Media Hometown: Orlando, FL Current City: Raleigh, NC Job: Content Coordinator at DZone Meet Sarah Who do you admire and why? My sister. She’s so selfless and kind.[…] »

Meet ICT Student Kelby Mahoney

Meet Kelby, senior in the Information, Communication & Technology program. The Basics Name: Kelby Mahoney Degree: Bachelor’s in Information, Communication and Technology Anticipated Graduation: Spring 2017 Hometown: Sebring, FL Meet Kelby Who do you admire and why? Anyone with a strong work ethic, kind heart, and good attitude. I like to absorb lessons from everyone I meet to create the best version[…] »

Meet Advertising Student Lexi Smith

Meet Lexi, junior in the Advertising program, world traveler and graphic designer. The Basics Name: Lexi Smith Degree: Bachelor’s in Advertising Anticipated Graduation: 2018 Hometown: Alpharetta, GA Meet Lexi Who do you admire and why? Barby Moro, she’s my boss at the Southern Scholarship Foundation. I have never met someone with so much positive energy, integrity, and passion for serving her[…] »