Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado

The Classic Gilbert and Sullivan comic light opera The Mikado will be on stage April 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas in New Philadelphia.
Performed with a full orchestra, The Mikado is a stunning, musical production that combines romance and comedy. 

During the spring of 2014, news reports of Ebola cases in West Africa caught the attention of Judith Hoover, a 2009 Kent State Tuscarawas nursing graduate. After hearing the reports, she knew she had to join the fight against Ebola. 

The 17th annual Student Research Colloquium will be held April 13 at 7 p.m. in Room 126 of the Science and Advanced Technology Center. Admission is free and open to the public. 

Peter and the Starcatcher, the five-time Tony Award-winning musical, will play the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas on March 27 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets range in price from $45 to $65 and can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center box office, online at www.tusc.kent.edu or by calling 330-308-6400. The box office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free parking is available for all shows.

Kent State University’s seven Regional Campuses will begin automatically awarding associate degrees to bachelor’s degree-seeking students who have completed all requirements for either an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree.

“They earned it, so we’re awarding the degree,” said Wanda Thomas, associate provost and dean of the Regional College. “Awarding an associate degree as soon as it is earned ensures that a Kent State regional student will have a college degree, even if something happens and they are unable to complete their bachelor’s degree program.”

Kent State University’s seven Regional Campuses, including Kent State University at Stark in Jackson Township, will begin automatically awarding associate degrees to bachelor’s degree-seeking students who have completed all requirements for either an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree. 

Job Fair Workshops

OhioMeansJobs is sponsoring Job Fair Workshops on campus March 10 for all students and alumni. Resume Writing will be held from noon - 1 p.m. and  Stand Out from the Crowd from 4-5 p.m. in the Library Instruction Room located in the Academic Learning Commons.  If you have any questions, call the assistant Dean's office at 330.308.7421

The Kent State University at Tuscarawas Engineering Technology Department held the Regional Bridge Building Contest for area high school students on Feb. 26. Students participated from the following schools: Claymont High School, Dover High School, Indian Valley High School and Tuscarawas Valley High School. Lucas Whitmer won first place and Nate Akerman placed second. Both students are from Tuscarawas Valley High School.

Graduation & Job Fair

The graduation And Job Fair will be held March 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Founders Hall Student Union. The event is open to all students and alumni. Attendees can meet with local employers, rmeet with OhioMeansJobs representatives to learn about job hunting and resume advice and purchase cap and gown.

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