Barbara Pierce

Submitted by mcieplin on August 31, 2014 - 4:01pm

I have been a clinical instructor in speech-language pathology at the Kent State University Speech and Hearing Clinic since the fall of 2004. I had previously been employed as a clinical supervisor at the University of Akron and Case Western Reserve Mental Development Center. I also worked as a speech-language pathologist at several agencies in the Cleveland-Akron area. I received my B.A. from Cleveland State University and my M.A. from Case Western Reserve University and completed additional post-master's coursework at Case Western Reserve.

Daniel Mahony

Submitted by mcieplin on August 31, 2014 - 3:36pm

Dan Mahony is the Dean of the College of Education, Health, and Human Services and a professor of sport management. Prior to coming to Kent State University, he spent 13 years as a faculty member and administrator at the University of Louisville. His administrative positions included sport administration program director, department chair, associate dean, assistant provost, and associate provost. Before becoming a faculty member, he worked in both public accounting and intercollegiate athletics. Dan has a B.S. in accounting from Virginia Tech, an M.S.

Deanna Lavanty

Submitted by mcieplin on August 31, 2014 - 3:24pm

I earned a B.A. in Psychology from Marymount University (Arlington, VA) and an M.S. in Family and Consumer Science (emphasis: Human Nutrition) from New Mexico State University. I am a registered dietitian and an accredited practicing dietitian in Australia, and a member of both The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the Dietitians Association of Australia. I worked as a clinical dietitian at the Cleveland Clinic before joining the faculty at Kent State University in 2006.

Breakfast Briefing

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 8:00am
Start Date:  9/11/2014  Start Time:  8:00 AM
End Date:  9/11/2014  End Time:  8:30 AM

Off Campus

Looking for Training programs for your businesses?

The Center for Corporate and Professional Development invites you to join us for a complimentary Breakfast Briefing on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at the DoubleTree in Independence, Ohio.

  • Hear from peers who have implemented annual training plans
  • Meet our facilitators
  • Learn about our training offerings
  • Review certificates and training program content
  • Receive discounts on programs
  • Ask questions


Anthropology Student Organization Meeting

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 5:30pm
Start Date:  9/10/2014  Start Time:  5:30 PM
End Date:  9/10/2014  End Time:  6:30 PM

Kent Campus - Lowry Hall

Come join ASO in room 224 for the first meeting of the semester! We will be providing free food and beverages! We will also be discussing upcoming business for the semester along with planning fun activities and field trips!