CCI Study Reveals Hispanic Females Least Happy with Body Image

A study conducted at the Center for Hispanic Marketing Communication (the Center) at Florida State University concluded that Hispanic females are more dissatisfied with their bodies than any other ethnicity. Dr. Sindy Chapa, director of the Center, Dr. Felicia F. Jordan Jackson, Dr. Jaejin Lee and Dr. Kimberly A. Davis conducted the study to discover[…] »

Houck and Students Roadtrip to the Mississippi Delta and Civil Rights Landmarks

Davis Houck, professor in the School of Communication, has been at Florida State University for over seventeen years, researching the history of the civil rights movement and how the civil rights movement moved. A large part of the movement happened in the Mississippi Delta, what Houck calls “the most southern place on earth”. To better understand the history,[…] »

Meet Rona Akbari, Digital Media Production Student

Meet Rona, graduating senior in the Digital Media Production program, co-editor of satire Eggplant. The Basics Name: Rona K. Akbari Degree: Bachelor’s in Digital Media Production Anticipated Graduation: May 2017 Hometown: Jacksonville, FL Meet Rona Who do you admire and why? My team at The Eggplant. They are the funniest, smartest and kindest group of leaders I know and if I’m away from[…] »

Alumna Carolina Gonzalez-Llanos, Director of E-Commerce at Five Ultimate

Meet Carolina Gonzalez-Llanos, alumna of the Integrated Marketing Communication master’s program & Director of E-Commerce at Five Ultimate. The Basics Name: Carolina Gonzalez-Llanos Degree: Master’s in Integrated Marketing Communication, 2016 Hometown: Pembroke Pines, FL Current City: Seattle, WA Job: Director of E-Commerce at Five Ultimate Meet Carolina Who do you admire and why? My grandma. She took no crap, fought for[…] »

Randeree Awarded Faculty/Staff Seminole Award

Associate dean Ebe Randeree, has been awarded the Faculty/Staff Seminole Award. The Seminole Award is given to Florida State faculty or staff who have made major contributions to the University through service to students. Randeree is an instructor in the School of Information and School of Communication, teaching IT Leadership and Careers in Communication to[…] »

Meet IT Student Nicolaus Lopez

Meet Nicolaus, senior in the Information Technology program & president of Transfers Helping Transfers. The Basics Name: Nicolaus Lopez Degree: Bachelor’s in Information Technology Anticipated Graduation: May 2017 Hometown: Tucson, AZ Meet Nicolaus Who do you admire and why? Ebe Randeree, I see someone who cares about his job and students and is so passionate when it comes to teaching people how to[…] »

Alumna Kelsey Styles, Junior Art Director at Funworks

Meet Kelsey Styles, alumna of the Information Communication & Technology program & Junior Art Director at Funworks. The Basics Name: Kelsey Styles Degree: Bachelor’s in Information Communication Technology, 2016 Hometown: Destin, FL Current City: San Francisco, CA Job: Junior Art Director at Funworks Meet Kelsey Who do you admire and why? My pal Emily Barresi. She’s a[…] »