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[…] »

Arrowhead Advertising Team Advances to Final Round in National Competition

Florida State University’s competitive Advertising Team – Arrowhead is one of eight teams advancing to the Finals in this year’s National Student Advertising Competition! The team took home 1st place at the district level and survived a tele-conference presentation to a professional panel during the Semi-Finals before being selected to advance. FSU’s team will be one of eight[…] »

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.[…] »

CCI students inducted into Garnet & Gold Scholar Society

Brendan Rempert, MCS major, will graduate this week from the College of Communication and Information but his experiences at Florida State will stay with him for a lifetime. Last summer he traveled to India as part of a research experience (one of the areas recognized by the Garnet and Gold program) and credits the trip[…] »

CCI Professor Art Raney Awarded FSU’s Most Prestigious Teaching Honor

The College of Communication and Information‘s Dr. Arthur A. Raney, our James E. Kirk Professor of Communication, is the recent recipient of Florida State University’s most prestigious honor for teaching, the 2017 Distinguished Teacher Award. The award represents the culmination of sustained excellence in teaching, with recipients required to have also received a University Teaching Award[…] »