Communication Alumna Recognized as a Female Leader in Conservation

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Carson Mitchell (’15, B.A. Media Communication Studies) has a passion for environmental advocacy, and she’s let this guide her career up until now. Loving the outdoors, she’s spent her life exploring and learning about Florida’s unique landscape. Now, Carson is recognized as a leader in conservation in the state. Working as the Communications Manager for …

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12 CCI Alumni Selected for Seminole 100

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Seminole 100 recognizes the 100 fastest growing FSU alumni-owned businesses in the United States. Hosted by the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship within the FSU College of Business, the third annual ceremony honored 12 alumni of the FSU College of Communication and Information (CCI). Joe Albano – Ardent Eagle Solutions (Tampa, FL) Terrie Glover …

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Recent Graduate Produces Documentary Aired on WFSU

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Aleksandar Iricanin, a recent graduate of CCI’s master’s program in Media and Communication Studies, produced a documentary exploring the resegregation of public schools, specifically in Leon County. The documentary describes resegregation as an event that began in the ’80s when schools started to lose diversity due to loosened zoning laws. Students could begin to choose …

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Three iSchool Alumni Elected for FLA Board of Directors

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FSU’s iSchool is committed to providing service and leadership within the information field, and every year the iSchool’s alumni carry on that commitment in their careers. Three iSchool alumni were chosen for the 2020 Florida Library Association (FLA) Board of Directors. Renaine Julian (’14, M.S. Library and Information Studies) served on the nomination committee for …

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iSchool Alumna Discovering Civil War History in Virginia

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Before moving to Winchester, Virginia, Trish Ridgeway was a reference librarian and bibliographic instruction specialist in academic libraries. Upon moving to Winchester, Trish was named the Director of the Handley Library where she worked tirelessly until her retirement in 2013. Some of her accomplishments include tripling the library’s endowment, building two new branches, and updating …

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