Faculty, Students Highly Recognized at National Communication Association Convention

On November 8 – 11, 2018 students and faculty from Florida State University’s School of Communication attended the 104th annual National Communication Association (NCA) convention in Salt Lake City, Utah. The National Communication Association advances Communication as the discipline that studies all forms, modes, media, and consequences of communication through aesthetic, humanistic, and social scientific inquiry. NCA[…] »

Students Selected as “Most Promising Multicultural Students” by American Advertising Federation

       On October 24, the American Advertising Federation (AAF) hosted eight leading advertising industry professionals in Washington, DC, to select the 2019 class of Most Promising Multicultural Students. Among the fifty undergraduate seniors chosen for this honor, Samantha Nuñez and Ruth Carrion of Florida State University’s School of Communication were named. Ruth Carrion is an[…] »

PR Student Shares FSUShadow Experience in Washington D.C.

Chelsea Rosasco is beginning her senior year as a Public Relations major within the College of Communication & Information. Before she graduates in 2019 with her Bachelor’s, she was able to take advantage of the FSUShadow program which connects students with employers, community partners, alumni, and friends of the university for one-day job shadowing opportunities[…] »

Comm School Contributes Research to International Association for Media and Communication Research Conference

The 2018 International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) conference took place in Eugene, Oregon, June 20-24. A dozen FSU School of Communication students, alumni, and faculty attended the conference to present their work. IAMCR conferences address a wide range of topics defined by 31 thematic sections and working groups. Additionally, IAMCR includes a single[…] »

Mallorie Lesher: Media Enthusiast and Advertising Alumna

Mallorie Lesher is a connoisseur of all things media. She majored in Advertising and Creative Writing, hoping to reach her career goals of working in creative advertising production, more specifically, graphic and audio design. A graduate of the class of 2017, Lesher now brings her talents to the marketing and consulting fields, currently working as a[…] »

Ginger Reichl: Marketing Expert, Entrepreneur, President and CEO

Ginger Reichl graduated with a bachelor’s in Advertising in 1993. Reichl knew she wanted to have an advertising agency since she was in the seventh grade, and she made her dreams reality when she started Pinstripe Marketing    a full-service marketing and communications firm in the Tampa Bay area    in 1998. She continues serving as the[…] »

Ad Club Visits Agencies in ATL to Meet Industry Professionals

As a way for students to gain insight into the world of advertising and establish connections with industry professionals, Florida State University’s Advertising Club coordinates trips every semester, providing students of all majors the opportunity to visit agencies in different cities. In April, the Ad Club traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, visiting highly-accredited agencies, including Fitzgerald[…] »