Week of Dec. 12, 2016

A Kent State graduate shows off her new degree.
Kent State University will hold its Fall Commencement ceremonies for the Kent Campus on Friday, Dec. 16, and Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center). Kent State will confer 2,544 degrees, including 1,773 bachelor’s degrees, 715 master’s degrees, 55 doctoral  degrees  and one educational specialist degree.
Kent State University international relations junior Beatrice Cahill-Camden poses with Hillary Clinton during her internship at Clinton campaign national headquarters in New York City.
For Kent State University international relations junior Beatrice Cahill-Camden, moving to New York meant more than just experiencing the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple —it meant gaining political experience at the national level.
International Cook off
Kent State international students compete for the prize of “best dish” at the sixth annual International Cook-off competition. The free event is held each November at the end of International Education Week. Teams representing Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nepal, Saudi Arabia and South Korea participated this year.
Kent State University Associate Professor Donald Gerbig is shown with his Distinguished Teaching Award.
Kent State University Associate Professor Donald Gerbig has been nominated by students for the Distinguished Teaching Award four separate times in his 14 years teaching at Kent State University at Tuscarawas. This year, Gerbig is finally a recipient of the award.
The Kent State University Airport employees gather around donations from their fifth annual Props-4-Paws collection event this fall
The Kent State University Airport hosted its fifth annual Props-4-Paws collection event this fall and doubled its goal, collecting 5,434 pounds of supplies, including toys and 6,213 cans of food for animals for Portage and Summit county animal shelters and rescue organizations.

Nathan P. Ritchey
New Face


Vice President for Kent State System Integration
Office of the Provost
Kent Campus

Amanda Corrigan
Familiar Face


Senior Advisor I
College of Business Administration International Programs Office  
Kent Campus