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Kent State Alumni Association Hosts 2016 Alumni College on April 9

Join the Kent State University Alumni Association for the 2016 Alumni College on April 9 at the Center for Undergraduate Excellence, located between Lake and Olson halls (975 Lefton Esplanade) on the Kent Campus. Alumni College will feature the research and academic talents of Kent State faculty. The cost to attend is $15. Lunch (optional) costs $10. To register or for a comprehensive description of sessions and faculty bios, visit

Sixth Annual Alumni College Schedule

8:30 a.m., Check-in and Coffee Bar
Center for Undergraduate Excellence (CUE) Lobby

8:45 a.m., Welcome

9 a.m. Sessions
"Queen Mary's Carpet as a Lens into the Postwar World – and the Historical Method": Mary Ann Heiss, associate professor, Department of History
"Finding Your Cultural Identity": Debra L. Clark, Ph.D., associate professor, School of Foundation, Leadership and Administration

10 a.m. Sessions
"The Smartphone's Potential Impact on the Fundamentals of Morality": Clarence G. Uher, associate lecturer, Department of Philosophy
"Evolution of the 21st Century Foot and Ankle Expert": Duane J. Ehredt Jr., DPM, AACFAS, assistant professor, College of Podiatric Medicine

11 a.m. Sessions
"Celebrating 78 Years at Ray's Place": Patrick J. O'Connor, Ph.D., associate professor, School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies
"The Cultures of Craft Brewing: An Ohio Revolution": Paul L. Gaston, Trustees Professor

Optional Activities:
Noon, Lunch (Additional $10)
12:30 p.m., Walking Tour of the Center for Visual Arts (formerly known as Van Deusen Hall)

For more information, call 888-320-5368 (KENT) or email