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October 27, 2014

College commits to seven events for Global Entrepreneurship Week

Communications and technological changes have created fertile territory for entrepreneurs, and Penn State and the College of Communications have deomostrated a commitment to preparing students to take advantage of those opportunities.

One of the most visible demonstrations of that commitment comes with the weeklong Global Entrepreneurship Week, scheduled…

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October 13, 2014

Alumni share expertise during popular mentoring session

(Photo by Jeanine Wells)

Dozens of College of Communications students found just what they wanted Sunday night at the Nittany Lion Inn  as dedicated alumni participated in a popular mentoring session that provided advice and insights.

The session, "Mocktails and Real Alumni Advice," allowed members of the Advertising/Public Relations Network to share…

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October 7, 2014

Alum co-produces latest sports doc for ESPN

Playing for the Mob screen shotA series of award-winning sports documentaries presented by ESPN starts up again Wednesday with "Playing for the Mob," which the network bills as a "tale of greed, betrayal and reconing" as it focuses on a story about fixing college…

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October 6, 2014

Lecturer cites skill differences, but no easy answer with Internet use

Eszter Hargittai addresses an attentive audience for the Pockrass Lecture. (Photo by Jeanine Wells)

 

Skills people bring to their use of the Internet shape how they access information, how much information they…

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Eszter Hargittai addresses an attentive audience for the Pockrass Lecture. (Photo by Jeanine Wells) Students, faculty and community members filled most of the seats in Foster Auditorium for the lecutre. (Photo by Jeanine Wells) Hargittai said there were no easy answers to the problems presented by skill differences among Internet users. (Photo by Jeanine Wells)

October 3, 2014

Ambassadors’ event a success at Tussey Mountain

Assistant Dean Joseph Selden (left) with Diversity Ambassadors and their menthes. (Photo by Jeanine Wells)

An evening of fun for College of Communications Diversity Ambassadors and their mentees had hearts racing for all involved with a go-kart outing at Tussey Mountain in early Octboer.

Assistant Dean Joseph Selden coordinates the ambassador program, which helps multicultural students adapt and find success at Penn State.…

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Assistant Dean Joseph Selden (left) with Diversity Ambassadors and their menthes. (Photo by Jeanine Wells) (Photo by Jeanine Wells) (Photo by Jeanine Wells) (Photo by Jeanine Wells)

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