News Archive

Honors College news is meant to highlight current college opportunities and the successes of the students and alumni who participate in the Honors College academic experience. Students and alumni are encouraged to tell us about their academic, personal, and professional accomplishments.

Honors College News

Professor Denise Harrison standing by #BlackLivesMatter Quilt Exhibit
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 2:36pm
When Denise Harrison, Associate Lecturer in the Department of English, teaching in the Department of Pan-African Studies and the Honors Coll...
Elena Neoh holding 2019 Golden Flash Award
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 3:02pm
Elena Neoh, a human resource management major with a creative writing minor, has been announced as the recipient of the 2019 Golden Flash Award. According to the website for the Kent State Alumni Association, which sponsors the award, the Golde...
Career Conversations Three Female Panelists Speak
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 3:33pm
Throughout the fall 2019 semester, the Kent State University Honors College is hosting the second annual Career Conversations, a series of question-and-answer sessions with Kent State alumni from a variety of professional fields. A total of thirteen sessions will take place in th...
Kent State Honors Alumna Diana Al-Hadid
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 2:08pm
Kent State University Honors College alumna Diana Al-Hadid has made a significant impact on the art world since she graduated from the university with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in sculpture and a bachelor’s degree in art history in 2003 and subsequently established her art s...
Honors College Group Photo of Freshmen Class of 2023
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 10:14am
Kent State University’s Honors College is a place of enrichment, learning, and fun for an ever-growing number of students.  
Honors Students Listen to Career Conversations Alumni Speak
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 11:14am
For the second year, the Honors College will be hosting Career Conversations - a series beneficial to all students who are exploring majors and also those who are looking to set themselves apart in their chosen industry!  
A Conversation with Sonia Sanchez
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 3:37pm
Sonia Sanchez’s visit to Kent State University’s campus on Wednesday, September 18, touched many members of the community, both students and visitors alike.   
Poet Sonia Sanchez
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 5:11pm
Sonia Sanchez, a recipient of the 2019 Anisfield-Wolf Lifetime Achievement Award, will speak at Kent State University on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the KIVA auditorium on the Kent campus.   
Honors Student Nolan Wiley
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:49am
Nolan Wiley: When Nolan Wiley (featured center in the photo above), a political science major from Orange, Ohio, found out that he would have enough credits to graduate in three years, he had several meetings with honors advisors who helped him figure out what to do next while st...
Chris Vogliano
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 4:53pm
Chris Vogliano received his undergraduate degree in nutrition and dietetics from Kent State University. Originally from Tallmadge, Ohio, Chris currently resides in Wellington, New Zealand, where he is pursuing a PhD in sustainable food systems. Chris had heard stories of other pe...