Run the World - Stark 2017

The first Run the World - Stark 5K run/walk began at the Recreation and Wellness Center on Kent State's Stark campus on Saturday, April 15. With over 115 registrants in the first Run the World race at a branch campus, the race was a huge success on a beautiful morning in North Canton. $3,000 was awarded as scholarship money to students who participated in the race.

Congratulations to our Run the World - Stark 2017 scholarship recipients! 
Each of the following students has been awarded a $1,000.00 scholarship to use on ANY Kent State University sponsored Education Abroad program. 

  • Jess Cassidy (Kent Campus), who is planning on studying abroad in India in May 2017!
  • Megan Stocker (Stark Campus), who is attending the Florence Summer Institute in 2017!
  • Zachary Clino (Stark Campus), who is inspired to weigh his options to study abroad in the future!


    RESULTS of the Run the World - Stark 2017 5k

PHOTOS from the Run the World - Stark 2017 5K


  • Dr. Denise Seachrist
  • KSU College of Arts and Sciences
  • KSU Athletics
  • KSU Stark Campus
  • KSU Office of Global Education