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[…] »

Meet IMC Alumna, Taryn Schmidt

Meet Taryn Schmidt, alumna of the Integrated Marketing Communication Master’s Program. Name: Taryn Schmidt Degree: Master’s in Integrated Marketing Communication Hometown: Weston, FL Current City: Orlando, FL Job: Manager of Live Stream Operations at NBC Golf Channel Meet Taryn Who do you admire and why? I’ve always really admired my parents. Their selflessness by providing my brother and I with endless opportunities[…] »

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.[…] »

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[…] »

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[…] »

CCI Recognizes Inaugural Class of Community Partners

    The College of Communication & Information is recognizing community partners who go above and beyond to help students. The new award will be given to five local companies who partner with the College to provide real world experiences, internship opportunities and support. Sachs Media Group and Moore Communications Group will receive the School[…] »

Doctoral alumna Laura Clark’s Library Work Recognized

Laura Clark, recent graduate of the doctorate in Information at Florida’s iSchool, continues to grow in the field of library and information studies. During her studies at the iSchool, her research focused on interdisciplinary assessment. After receiving her MLIS in 2011, she continued onto her doctorate. Her dissertation focused on caregivers’ perceptions of emerging literacy[…] »