eInside - Week of July 18, 2016

At first glance, it looks like an ordinary black glove with a white palm. But if you take a closer look, you will see it is equipped with sensors and a speaker. 
When receiving a 2016 Outstanding Research and Scholarship Award, Polycarp A. Ikuenobe felt a sense of vindication after overcoming his humble beginnings and defying those who did not believe in him.
Kent State University staff and guests celebrated the grand opening of the Palazzo Vettori, the new home of Kent State Florence, and discuss its importance to and impact on students studying in Florence.  
Kent State University at Tuscarawas has announced the appointment of three new administrators, including an interim assistant dean for the campus.
Kent State has earned the designation of a Top 50 Most Active Company, beating out 27 organizations in the Large Business Category of the Wellness Council of America’s national challenge to get employees across the country “On the Move” in 2016.

Person's Name
New Face

walter robins

Associate Applications Developer
Platform and Integration Solutions, Information Services
Kent Campus

Person's Name
Familiar Face

molly sergi

Department of History
Kent State University at Geauga