Leading International Innovation Researcher Appointed Bridgestone Chair in International Marketing at Kent State

Kent State’s College of Business Administration announces prominent global innovation and entrepreneurship researcher Joakim Wincent, Ph.D., as visiting scholar and endowed chair

Swedish researcher and professor Joakim Wincent, Ph.D., has joined Kent State University’s College of Business Administration faculty as a visiting professor and newly appointed Bridgestone Chair of International Marketing. Wincent is a professor of entrepreneurship and innovation at Luleå University of Technology in Sweden.

Kent State to Offer Executive MBA for Healthcare Professionals at College of Podiatric Medicine’s Independence Location

Kent State University announces it will offer the Executive MBA for Healthcare Professionals program at its College of Podiatric Medicine in Greater Cleveland beginning next year.

With the induction of the new class in May 2014, the 23-month program will take place on Kent State’s College of Podiatric Medicine campus in Independence, Ohio, located off of Interstate 77, south of Interstate 480 in the heart of Cuyahoga County.

“Political Economy of the Arab Uprisings” to be Topic of Co-Lecture at Kent State on Sept. 27

Kent State University’s College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Business Administration will host a co-lecture, “The Political Economy of the Arab Uprisings,” to be given by two of Northeast Ohio’s experts in Middle East politics and political economy on Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. in Room 483 of the College of Business Administration Building, home of Kent State's College of Business Administration.

Kent State’s College of Business Administration Maintains Prestigious Dual AACSB Accreditation

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.

Kent State Partners With Kauffman Foundation to Offer Ice House Entrepreneurship Program

Kent State University announces a partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation to provide a unique learning experience focused on igniting entrepreneurship.

Incoming freshmen will read Who Owns the Ice House? by Clifton Taulbert and Gary Schoeniger as this year’s Common Reading book – an annual assignment to connect new students to the Kent State academic community while providing common ground to stimulate conversation with their peers.  

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