Institutional Advancement News

The articles below represent all news from the Institutional Advancement group.  This page is not published to the public.  If a story needs to be included on the home page Featured News section and the News and Events page, the tag News needs to be added as a tag.  If a story needs to be included on the Impact Stories page, the tag Impact need to be added as a tag.


Monday, July 10, 2017 - 3:53pm
The Academic Building at Kent State University Airport Aeronautics students at the Kent State Airport have used temporary trailers as academic centers for many years. While funds were used for new equipment, enhancing programs and hiring the best instructors in the industry, the...
Barbara Allegra Verlezza
Friday, June 9, 2017 - 9:42am
“I wish I could do more. It is crucial to find a way to support our students financially.”
Marlo Kibler, Faculty, Staff Campaign Feature
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 9:36am
“I support other organizations, but I give more to Kent State because Kent State gave more to me.”
Vince Quevedo, Faculty Staff Campaign Feature
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 9:47am
“My students are the reason I do this.”
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 9:45am
“I feel compelled to do what I can. We must be willing to show our support from within.”
  Kent State University students Nilin Rao (left) and Craig Verdin (right), and Exercise Science and Physiology Professor Ellen Glickman, Ph.D. (center), have invented an insole to help people with ulcerations on their feet.
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 3:55pm
Kent State University students Nilin Rao, Ph.D., and Craig Verdin, and Exercise Science and Physiology Professor Ellen Glickman, Ph.D., are the co-founders of TheraPod Medical LLC, a wound-care company that is looking to transform the field of podiatric medicine.
A student offers her service at Akron’s Haven of Rest on Freshman Day of Service.
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 10:39am
Education at Kent State University goes beyond books, lectures and classroom walls. At Kent State, we help instill in students a sense of civic commitment as well as local and global philanthropy.
Study Abroad - Italy
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 12:02pm
Since a majority of Kent State’s College of Public Health courses are online, students can study anywhere in the world and stay on track with their degree—while gaining valuable exposure to other cultures. During the two-week 2016 summer intercession, Public Health students studi...
Distinctive Kent State
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 9:58am
Kent State University’s wealth of intellectual, physical and cultural resources makes it a whole that has a far greater impact than the sum of its parts. As a large eight-campus system with more than 41,000 students and offering more than 280 degrees from the associate to doctora...
The Fashion School's NYC Studio Director Young Kim Thanos leads a class. The Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation gift will help support the study-away program benefiting fashion school students, including those who study at the NYC Studio.
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 11:36am
Kent State University has received a $2.5 million gift for its Shannon Rodgers and Jerry Silverman School of Fashion Design and Merchandising from the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation of Hudson, Ohio. This gift will endow a Fashion School chair and support the study-away program...