2013 News Archive

by Emily Vincent
June 12, 2013 - 10:31am
The Kent State University School of Art's Downtown Gallery presents the National Collage Society's Annual Postcard Collage Show from June 19 through July 20. The gallery will host an opening reception on Thursday, June 20, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., which is free and open to the public. The gallery is located at 141 E. Main St.
by Mark Syroney
June 11, 2013 - 10:31am
The Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine, formerly the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, celebrated its first official Commencement as a college of Kent State on May 16, 2013. The Class of 2013 graduated 102 podiatric students from Kent State’s College of Podiatric Medicine. The ceremony was held in the University Auditorium at Cartwright Hall on the Kent Campus in Kent, Ohio. 
by Intercollegiate Athletics
June 11, 2013 - 10:31am
The Mid-American Conference (MAC) presented Kent State University with the Reese Trophy for the fifth straight year for men's all-sports excellence during the MAC Honors Dinner at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. The Kent State Golden Flashes have now won eight Reese Trophies dating back to 2000.
by University Communications and Marketing
June 11, 2013 - 10:31am
Scholar of the MonthTimothy V. RasinskiProfessor of Literacy EducationCollege of Education, Health and Human Services1988-present
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
June 11, 2013 - 4:53am
The School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) at Kent State University finished in eighth place in the overall national championship of the Hearst Journalism Awards Program. JMC also earned seventh place rankings in both the photojournalism and multimedia categories. The school will receive medallions for each award.
by School of Visual Communication Design
June 11, 2013 - 3:51am
At its spring 2013 meeting, the Commission on Accreditation of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) granted final approval for listing for the Bachelor of Science in Photo-Illustration degree program in the School of Visual Communication Design (VCD) at Kent State University.
by Emily Vincent
June 10, 2013 - 10:31am
  Kent State University will host the annual 2013 European Society for Research on Adolescence (EARA)/Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) Summer School from June 16-22. The summer school brings together established researchers, who are recognized for their expertise and teaching abilities, and doctoral students from around the globe for six intensive days of research training.
June 10, 2013 - 4:02am
The Healthcare Communication Tools project by graduate students in the Master of Fine Arts program in the School of Visual Communication Design (VCD) was named one of the runners-up in this year’s Next Generation Design Competition, sponsored by Metropolis Magazine. This year's competition focused on developing inclusive design solutions for populations that are typically underserved by the design industry.
by Emily Vincent
June 7, 2013 - 10:32am
Kent State University’s College of Business Administration has maintained its business and accounting accreditations from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees in business and accounting.
by Bob Burford
June 7, 2013 - 10:31am
Panama is one of the top destinations for retiring U.S. baby boomers because of its climate, accessibility, cost of living and welcoming attitude. Kent State University lecturer Craig Zamary will travel to the Central American country this July to conduct research on ways U.S. companies can tap into the resources that these retirees represent.