Students in Library
The Kent State University School of Information (iSchool) is pleased to announce a summer accelerated program for the School Library Media concentration in the MLIS program.  Teachers have asked for a summer program that can address two things: 1) a program that can be completed...
iSchool Alumni Awards
Every year, the School of Information (iSchool) hosts the Celebration of Alumni and Student Success to recognize the accomplishments of library and information science students and graduates. The iSchool awarded the following scholarships and awards Thursday, April 25 at their 20...
Students in Nigeria
An interdisciplinary team of Kent State University faculty will participate in a $13.3 million USAID grant to improve educational outcomes for Nigerian children, seeking to reach 200 schools and improve the teaching skills of over 5,000 teachers while impacting 200,000 students.
St. Barnabas first grader tries out Black Squirrel Radio
Every day, Kent State’s Franklin Hall is buzzing with future journalists. Recently, an even younger crowd joined the usual group of 18-22-year-old journalism majors: 41 six- and seven-year-olds from St. Barnabas Elementary School in Northfield, Ohio. The visiting first graders ma...
Kendra Jobes at Disney
Product Designer, Disney “At its heart, Disney is really an experience company. It’s all about creating magical experiences for guests. And that means trying to eliminate as many pain points in the guest’s journey as possible. UX plays a crucial role in that. Things like buying t...
Susannah Woodbury
Taxonomist, Etsy.com “My work as a taxonomist overlaps with all three of these fields, and the classes I took in these disciplines at Kent State contributed to my working knowledge. I was hired for my dream job based on my course experience alone.”
Kent State University's School of Information (iSchool) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for two $1,500 research fellowships:   
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...
Andrea Legg
Assistant Director of the Tuscarawas County Public Library System “Kent’s M.L.I.S. program set up a wonderful foundation for me. I felt more than prepared to enter the job market … and skills I gained are concepts that I still draw upon today in my current position.”
Will Hillenbrand Signs Books at Reinberger Anniversary Celebration
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...

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