Dr. Marilyn Young Honored at Circle of Gold Awards

CCI Leadership Board member Marilyn Young has received the Circle of Gold Award from the FSU Alumni Association. The Circle of Gold Awards were created to honor alumni and friends of FSU who embody the core values of Tradition, Leadership, Family, Spirit, and Greatness. Recipients of the award will be honored at the Annual Alumni …

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Fannie Lou Hamer’s Sunflower County Filmmaker’s Workshop Features CCI Faculty and Alumni

Sunflower County Filmmaker’s Academy (SCFA) is an organization that hosts a 5-week long filmmaker’s workshop for high school students interested in film with the help of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. The second-ever workshop was held from June 21 to July 3rd, 2021. Over 20 students worked on intense documentaries and learn technical camera skills, all …

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FSU CCI Presents at 2021 ISAL Conference

Two FSU faculty members and one doctoral student are presenting at the International Symposium of Academic Library this week. The conference, hosted virtually, is focused on the impact of COVID-19 on library services. Dr. Stephen McDowell, (Interim Dean of the College of Communication and Information), is set to deliver the opening remarks. Dr. Kathleen Burnett, (Director of …

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FSU College of Communication and Information Establishes Professorship honoring Dr. Jay Rayburn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Amanda Wood, APR, Florida State University Foundation (850) 645-8844; awood@foundation.fsu.edu TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida State University College of Communication and Information announced the creation of a new professorship in honor of the late Dr. Jay D. Rayburn II, who passed away on Monday, July 12. Today, September 21, would’ve been …

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Malia Bruker Selected as Executive Vice President for University Film and Video Association

Florida State University Associate Professor and Documentary Film Maker Malia Bruker has accepted the role of Executive Vice President for the University Film & Video Association (UVFA). The UVFA is a non-profit organization comprised of over 700 members, seeking to connect creators and prioritizing higher education within media and video creation. Bruker focuses on documentary-style …

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