Communication Alumna Mariliis Beger Appointed First Honorary Consul of Pakistan in Estonia

Earlier this year, The President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain appointed School of Communication alumna Dr. Mariliis Beger to serve as the first Honorary Consul of Pakistan in Estonia. Her research in Pakistan focuses on health literacy, eHealth and ICTs, and issues related to women’s sexual health. “I am looking forward to strengthening and building new relationships between[…] »

Jennifer Whelihan: Comm Alumna and Tampa’s 40 Under 40 Honoree

Jennifer Whelihan earned her Bachelor’s in Media Communications Studies from Florida State University in 2001 as well as her Master of Arts in Interactive and New Communication Technology. Most recently, she’s been nominated for Tampa’s 40 under 40 for her contributions to the Tampa Bay community. This isn’t the first time Whelihan has been recognized for[…] »

Nathan MacDonald: CCI Alumnus and TedX Speaker

Nathan MacDonald graduated from Florida State University in 2012 with his M.S. in Integrated Marketing Communication. Since then, he has gone on to have an impressive career working in marketing, public relations, and other communication-related fields. MacDonald is currently living and working in Seattle as the Senior Public Relations Specialist for Seattle City Light, but[…] »

Rachel Dix-Kessler, PR Alumna and finder.com Employee

Rachel Dix-Kessler received her Bachelor of Arts in Media Communication Studies with a focus in Public Relations in 2017. During her time at FSU, Rachel took advantage of opportunities to advance her skills in the PR field. She was the Public Relations and Event Planning Director for Her Campus FSU, interned for BowStern Marketing Communications,[…] »

Adriana Joseph: CCI Alumna and Strategy Specialist at HBO Latin America

Adriana Joseph graduated from Florida State University’s College of Communication & Information with her Bachelor’s in Media Communication Studies in 2011. Originally from Miami, Florida her career has led her all over the world to places like Spain, New York and then all the way back to Miami where she currently works as the Strategy[…] »

Digital Media Production Alumni Reflect on Los Angeles Television Experience Program

The Los Angeles Television Experience (LATE) program provides opportunities for a select number of recent graduates or soon to graduate FSU students to work as interns in the Los Angeles television and film industry.  The program provides support for travel, housing and living expenses as well as paid internships working with leaders of major international[…] »

Communication Alumna Danielle Skeen Receives ADCOLOR Change Agent Nomination

Florida State University alumna Danielle Skeen, who earned her B.A. in Communication in 2009, was recently nominated for the ADCOLOR Change Agent award. ADCOLOR is a unique program that is dedicated to identifying and nurturing the next generation of leaders, particularly in the advertising, marketing, media, and public relations industries. The award recognizes an individual within a company[…] »