Kent State University will receive a $225,000 economic development grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to assist businesses in rural Ohio communities.
The Blackstone Charitable Foundation and The Burton D. Morgan Foundation recently announced a $3.2 million, three-year partnership to train the next generation of entrepreneurs in Northeast Ohio, including those at Kent State University.
Kent State University has launched a social media portal, called a smash up, at http://social.kent.edu. The new social media portal houses the university's social media channels.
The Campus Kitchen Project at Kent State University, a student-powered program that provides meals to local families in need, received the Excellence in Operations award at the National Campus Kitchens Project Conference.
Multi-talented, multi-dimensional and multi-faceted are three of many words that describe Kent State University senior Ryan Glen Golphin. With singer, songwriter, entrepreneur and mobile app creator on his repertoire, there's no telling what Golphin will accomplish post-graduation.
The International Textile and Apparel Association awarded Vincent Quevedo, Kent State fashion design associate professor, with "The Pearson Prentice Hall Lecturer" award for exceptional service at the Celebrating Inclusivity & Innovation Conference.
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