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Week of Feb. 19, 2018

Oscar-nominated actor Michael Keaton will deliver the commencement address May 12 at Kent State University. (Photo credit: MJ Kim/HFA2014/Getty Images)
Oscar-nominated actor Michael Keaton will return to the campus he once walked as a student while dreaming about making it big in Hollywood.
Richard Mangrum, Ed.D., professor and graduate program coordinator in Kent State’s College of Aeronautics and Engineering, was conferred with an Outstanding Teaching Award.
When an individual has a passion for teaching, dedication to mentoring and devotion to aviation, he tends to go above and beyond in the classroom.
Pacifique Niyonzima, a Kent State University graduate student, shares how he overcame incredible odds to earn a degree and discover his purpose in higher education.
Hear how a student from Rwanda overcame incredible odds to earn a degree and discover his purpose in higher education.
Anthony Ervin, four-time Olympic swimming medalist, will speak at Kent State University at Stark on Feb. 27.
After winning his first Olympic gold, two World Championships and seven NCAA titles, Anthony Ervin retired at age 22 in 2003. A four-time Olympic swimming medalist, Mr. Ervin claimed gold and the title of fastest person on the planet in 2000 in the 50-meter freestyle.
Pictured are members of the Kent State University Sales Management Case Team. The team ranked fourth in the nation at the 2017 International Collegiate Sales Competition in Orlando, Florida.
Make the sale. Prepare a presentation to a group of executives. These were some of the objectives for the Kent State University Sales Management Case Team at the 2017 International Collegiate Sales Competition in Orlando, Florida.