2012 News Archive

by Emily Vincent
July 17, 2012 - 10:34am
Gov. John Kasich has named Ralph M. Della Ratta Jr. of Gates Mills, Ohio, to serve on the Kent State University Board of Trustees. Della Ratta’s appointment is from July 13, 2012, through May 16, 2021.
by Emily Vincent
July 17, 2012 - 10:34am
Program introduces young women to aviation careers Area female high school students and their mothers will be spending time together while also learning about aviation and science-related fields at a special overnight aviation camp held at Kent State University. The university’s aeronautics program hosts its fourth Nikki Kukwa Memorial Aviation Camp on Thursday, July 19, through Saturday, July 21.
by Todd A. Diacon, Ph.D.
July 17, 2012 - 10:34am
Dear Colleagues:
by Emily Vincent
July 16, 2012 - 10:34am
Porthouse Theatre, the outdoor, professional summer stock theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, closes its 2012 season with the Rodgers and Hammerstein favorite “The Sound of Music.” Evening performances are July 27-28, July 31, Aug. 1-4 and Aug. 7-11 at 8 p.m., as well as 2 p.m. matinee performances on July 29, Aug. 5 and Aug. 11-12. For tickets, call 330-672-3884 or visit www.porthousetheatre.com.
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July 11, 2012 - 1:38am
Kent State faculty member in the Chemical Physics Interdisciplinary Program and Liquid Crystal Institute® Antal Jakli, Ph.D., received an Outstanding Research and Scholar Award for his liquid crystal research.
by Emily Vincent
July 10, 2012 - 10:34am
With the launch of the Centennial Campaign, Kent State University took on an aggressive agenda to raise $250 million to fund the university’s endowment, capital projects and operating needs, with a particular emphasis on student scholarships. The university has officially closed the Centennial Campaign and reports it raised a record-breaking $265 million, surpassing its goal by $15 million.
by Emily Vincent
July 10, 2012 - 10:34am
WHAT: Kent State University’s College of Public Health will hold an event Thursday, July 12, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for high school students enrolled in the university’s Upward Bound program as a way to show them what public health is all about. The event is a mock disease outbreak investigation. Members of the media are welcome to attend and cover it.
by Emily Vincent
July 10, 2012 - 10:34am
The 2012 Piano Institute, in association with the Piano Division of the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University, will present a series of master classes from July 15-25 on the university’s campus. The seven-year-old program is a highly intensive festival for talented piano students in grades 7-12. The July 24 gala concert at Severance Hall’s Reinberger Chamber Hall in Cleveland will feature 14 highly gifted pre-collegiate pianists from the United States, China and the Czech Republic. All master classes and the gala concert are free and open to the public.
by Foluke Omosun
July 9, 2012 - 10:34am
The Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (OCPM) has officially become the Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, effective July 1. The college was established in 1916 and is one of the largest and most respected podiatric medical education institutions in the country and the only accredited podiatry school in Ohio.
by Emily Vincent
July 9, 2012 - 10:34am
The Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (OCPM) has officially become the Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, effective July 1. The college was established in 1916 and is one of the largest and most respected podiatric medical education institutions in the country and the only accredited podiatry school in Ohio.

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