Remembering Kent State Media Studies Professor Carol Wilder Speaks

Media Studies Professor Carol Wilder will be a featured speaker at Kent State University’s 40th Anniversary Commemoration of the May 4, 1970 shootings, where four students were killed and nine wounded by Ohio National Guard troops. She will engage in a dialogue with Thomas M. Grace, one of nine surviving casualties of National Guard gunfire.

The presentation is sponsored by Kent State’s College of Communication and Information, where Wilder was a student in 1970.Wilder received her doctorate in Rhetoric and Communication from Kent State in 1974. Further information on the May 4 ceremonies can be found at: http://www.kent.edu/about/may4commemoration/events-listing.cfm