Institutional Advancement Featured News
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 2:17pm
Kent State received a grant for $1 million from the Gawlicki Family Foundation of Hartford, Connecticut, to fund the development of a state-of-the-art distance learning translation studies program. “This transformational gift … will enable us to better fulfill our global mission...
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 10:13am
Two academic scholarships help Kent State University fashion merchandising major Amari Thomas shine brightly inside and outside the classroom.
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 9:55am
Bert Crawford is a former foster child with a difficult past and a future that seemed bleak. But he broke the mold and rose above his challenges thanks to many opportunities, including his own determination, Kent State’s incredible study-abroad options and the generosity of donor...
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 11:42am
The 2017 Kent State Alumni Day of Service, held April 29, was our biggest yet, with close to 400 volunteers serving at 27 locations around the world! This year, we have a fantastic highlight video to showcase our volunteers' collective, impactful efforts to shape the world around...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 11:47am
Laxman Panthi was born and raised in Nepal, and earned his undergraduate degree in India. When choosing to pursue his Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.), however, he chose to do so in the United States, at Kent State, which he calls “the greatest school in the USA.” The...
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 10:44am
Lauren Pankiw, '16, is driven by solid, benevolent goals. “I’m going to be a physician assistant, and ... my goal is to work with underserved communities.”
Friday, December 16, 2016 - 8:36am
The 2016 Kent State University Foundation Generosity Report, Unknow Your Boundaries, is complete and available to review. Another record-breaking year is due to our supporters' dedicated and unwavering belief in the mission and vision of Kent State University, as we become a st...
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 10:03am
On Giving Tuesday 2016, the Kent State family truly showed their blue and gold sprit by donating a record-breaking $426,000! In President Warren's heartfelt thank you video, she explains how being united in giving helps us all to broaden horizons and shape the world.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 9:06am
At Kent State, we empower students to break the mold and shape the world. More than 70 years ago, Dr. Mildred K. Dixon, D.P.M., ’44, was doing just that.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 2:22pm
On August 5, 2016, Kent State University President Beverly Warren announced the appointment of Stephen G. Sokany, M.B.A., '96, an alumnus and longtime employee, to the position of vice president for institutional advancement, effective Aug. 8, 2016. Sokany has served the universi...