For Robert Twieg, Ph.D., a professor in Kent State University’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, the recent news of his longtime collaborator William E. Moerner winning the 2014 Nobel Prize for Chemistry was actually no surprise at all. In fact, he believes that “he’s deserved it for a while.”

Kent State’s Richmond Nettey Becomes University’s First Recipient of Prestigious University Aviation Association Award

Nettey also is first African-American to receive the award

"In our planning for the presidential search, trustees recognized the unique perspective and value that Professor Lovejoy would bring to our process," said Richard Marsh, Kent State trustee and chair of the Presidential Search Committee.  "Though he was unable to accept our invitation in July due to prior commitments, we are pleased that he can join now as our search has moved into high gear in recruitment."

Dr. Mark Seeman received a Distinguished Career Award at the annual meeting of the Midwest Archaeological Conference, Oct 24-27, Columbus, Ohio.  The DCA is awarded irregularly based on the recommendation of the organization's Board of Trustees.