The Department of Mass Communications hosted Media Day and a Media Lab Celebration on Monday at the Mississippi e-Center@JSU, 1230 Raymond Road.
The ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Media Lab featured remarks from JSU Provost James C. Renick; Dr. Emmanuel Ngwainmbi, chair of the Department of Mass Communications; and College of Liberal Arts Dean Dr. Lawrence T. Potter, Jr.
“Our faculty, staff and administrators work so hard to ensure that students at Jackson State have the very best in technology along with the very best instructors,” said Renick. “Today, we are cutting this ribbon as a symbolic gesture of growth and development.”
“This is a new beginning for us here in in the College of Liberal Arts, more specifically the department of Mass Communications,” said Potter.
There also was a panel discussion with media experts and a presentation of student videos.