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Posted: Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 1:44pm

The Respiratory Therapy Technology program at Kent State University at Ashtabula is among a select group of programs nationwide to be recognized by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) in receiving the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success award.  This is the first time the program has received the honor.

Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 12:25pm

The KSUA E-Sports Club is looking for students interested in playing as team members representing the Ashtabula Campus as we compete against other KSU campus teams and other universities. The most common video game genres associated with E-Sports are real-time strategy, fighting, first-person shooter (FPS), and multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA).

KSUA E-Sports Club 


Posted: Friday, March 9, 2018 - 4:01pm

Northeast Ohio Protégé Project Mentoring Symposium

  • Thursday, April 5, 2018 | Reception: 6:30 p.m., Event: 7-9 p.m.

  • Robert S. Morrison Hall  

  • Registration (Free, but RSVP requested)

Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 1:47pm

Join us for a Wellness Fair that addresses the physical and emotional needs of students, faculty, and staff through a variety of resources, activities and booths! In addition to exhibitors, there will be a variety of breakout sessions for everyone to enjoy.

Posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:26pm

The Athletic Trainers PTST-ATT application is now available. For more information please go to the Application to PTST Technical Study page or the PTST for Athletic Trainers page. 

Application for Athletic Trainers PTST-ATT

Posted: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 1:54pm

Kent State University at Ashtabula associate chemistry professor Ann Abraham, Ph.D., was recently named the Northeastern Ohio Local Section Outreach Volunteer of the Year by the American Chemistry Society (ACS).  The award recognizes extraordinary outreach volunteer service within the section.

“I’m humbled to receive this recognition,” Abraham said. “I share it with my family, friends, colleagues and many current and past students that support these efforts.  I love sharing the fun of chemistry with people of all ages.”

Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 10:10am

Kent State University at Ashtabula held its 67th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, December 15, 2017.  Nearly 200 students earning their associate's, bachelor's or master's degrees were honored during the ceremony, held in the Main Hall Gymnasium.  

Dr. Mel Anthony May, a longtime higher educational administrator, delivered the commencement address, while Meg May, President-Elect of the Kent State Alumni Association, offered congratulatory remarks to the graduating class.  Bachelor of Arts in English recipient Jordan Rimpela served as the student speaker.  

Posted: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 6:24pm

Are you an animal lover?  Are you interested in a career in veterinarian technology?  

Kent State University at Ashtabula will offer an introductory course to Veterinarian Technology beginning with the Spring 2018 semester.  Register for VTEC 10001, Introduction to Veterinarian Technology (CRN #21481), a 2-hour course providing an introduction to veterinary technician's career: medical terminology, career choices, occupational safety, human-animal bond, pet loss, euthanasia, animal husbandry and basic nutrition, breed identification, basic animal behavior. 

Posted: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:41pm

Are you interested in becoming an occupational therapy assistant? Occupational therapy is a health rehabilitation profession that uses activities as treatment to help people of all ages perform the skills they need to live as independently as possible. Occupational therapy assistant programs teach students the knowledge and skills needed for assessment and execution of tasks with their clients that lead to more productive, active lifestyles and independence.