NOTICE: Special Student Media Board meeting.

A meeting of the Student Media Board will be held on Friday, July 31 at 9 a.m. via Teams. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss and vote on the FY21 budgets. This is an open meeting, anybody interested in attending should contact Kevin Dilley, [email protected], for information on how to attend remotely.

Innovative News Lab launches at Kent State

Kent State Student Media created a pilot project called the Collaborative News Lab @ Kent State University. News Lab will partner with five outside professional media partners including WKSU, Mahoning Matters, The Portager, The Kent Record-Courier and the Akron Beacon Journal. Learn more about News Lab here.

New student leadership team is set

The 2020-2021 Student Media leadership team has been approved by the Student Media Board. Interviews were held remotely by members of the Student Media Board selection committee. Learn more here.


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