News & Events
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 9:27am
One of the top five women in Health Informatics is Kent State University’s very own Christine A. Hudak, Ph.D., RN-BC, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, Program Coordinator and Professor of Health Informatics. Dr. Hudak is well-connected to the organization she received the award from, HIMSS (Healt...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 9:12am
With a Librarian of the Year Award and a published children’s book in hand, alumna Andrea Legg is soaring in her career as Assistant Director at the Tuscarawas County Public Library System.
Friday, February 1, 2019 - 1:38pm
One of the highlights of 2018 was commemorating the 15 Year Anniversary of the Reinberger Children’s Library Center and the 10 Year Anniversary of the Marantz Picturebook Collection. Guests gathered on the Kent State campus in the Student Center Ballroom at the start of November...
Friday, February 1, 2019 - 10:02am
The Kent State University School of Information (iSchool) is pleased to announce that its Master of Library and Information Science has received continued accreditation from American Library Association’s Committee on A...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:29pm
Kent State grad student Anand Gagarin Sundararaj is in Graz, Austria, this week, getting ready for the World Usability Championships. The only finalist from the United States in this prestigious global competition got his start watching cartoons. No, really.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 9:41am
In the pre-Google, pre-World Wide Web age, information was mostly available on paper files documented in paper catalogs. As the digital age began to take shape, the Congressional Information Service got in on the ground floor. A database outgrowth of the printed indexes of the Am...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 3:13pm
Children and young adults are among the most vulnerable victims of the current opioid crisis. Circumstances well beyond their control impact their lives in huge ways. And the key to recovery of any kind is hope—hope for something better, hope for lasting change. However, as co...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 11:37am
Kent State’s School of Information (iSchool) will be offering a series of workshops to introduce User Experience Design to working professionals.
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 1:39pm
Dr. Meghan Harper’s session on Lending Hope in Times of Trauma: School Librarians Inspire!, has been accepted to be presented at the 2018 OELMA Conference, Oct. 24-26, at the DoubleTree Columbus-Worthington, Ohio!
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:04pm
The School of Information (iSchool) at Kent State University is pleased to announce the promotion of three faculty to associate professor with tenure: Assistant Professor Marianne Martens (MLIS program), Assistant Professor Rebecca Meehan (M.S. Health Informatics program), and As...