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[…] »

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[…] »

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[…] »

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[…] »

Meet Advertising Student Eric Rosenbluth

Meet Eric, senior in the Advertising program & president of FSU Ad Club. The Basics Name: Eric Rosenbluth Degree: Bachelor’s in Advertising Anticipated Graduation: 2017 Hometown: St. Petersburg, FL Meet Eric Who do you admire and why? My parents come to mind. They are both so loving and hard-working and I admire them for all their patient, caring, and intellectual[…] »