The 66th Commencement Ceremony on May 12th marked the end of the 2016-17 academic year and also the beginning of another exciting summer renovation project on campus. Beginning Tuesday, May 16, work will begin to replace all of the exterior windows on the first and second floors of C-Wing in Main Hall. The current windows, which have been in place since the building's construction in 1967, will be replaced with new high efficiency ones which will aesthetically blend with the windows installed during the recent A-Wing and Commons renovations.
Lindsay Starkey, Ph.D., says that for her, teaching isn’t about getting awards – it’s about the impact you have on students and colleagues and perhaps most importantly, what they can teach you. Starkey, a resident of North Canton and assistant professor of history, is the recipient of the 2016-17 Distinguished Teaching Award at Kent State University at Stark.
Dr. Lindsay Starkey receives her Distinguished Teaching Award medallion at Spring Commencement.
Daniel R. Flowers, president and CEO of the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, gave the address at Kent State University at Stark’s 44th Annual Spring Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 12 at Umstattd Performing Arts Hall in Canton.
More than 190 candidates were awarded their bachelor’s, master’s or associate degrees at this year’s commencement exercises.
Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank President and CEO Daniel Flowers gives the Stark Spring Commencement Address on May 12.
Kent State University at Geauga and the Regional Academic Center will hold its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 13, 2017 to conclude both the Spring semester and the 2016-17 academic year. Over 150 students who are earning their associate or bachelor degrees will be honored during the ceremony, which begins at 4 p.m. at Parkside Church in Bainbridge.
Kent State University at Tuscarawas is announcing the signing of a Sheridan High School graduating senior to their wrestling team. On May 11, Lane Householder signed a Letter of Intent to wrestle for the Kent State Tuscarawas Golden Eagles Wrestling Team.
Kent State University at Tuscarawas is announcing the signing of a Jackson High School graduating senior to their wrestling team. On May 10, Braxton Freeman signed a Letter of Intent to wrestle for the Kent State Tuscarawas Golden Eagles Wrestling Team.
Kent State University at Tuscarawas is announcing the signing of a Hiland High School graduating senior to their cross country and track & field teams. On May 4, Alijah Chupp signed a Letter of Intent to run for the Kent State Tuscarawas Golden Eagles Cross Country and Track & Field Teams.
Kent State Tuscarawas held the 47th Commencement Ceremony on Fri., May 12 at 7 p.m. with 416 students graduating with an associate or bachelor’s degree. Certificates were awarded to 18 students. The ceremony that is being held in the Performing Arts Center.
Dr. John R. Jewell, professor emeritus of English, was the commencement speaker. During the ceremony Community Service Award winner Dr. Dale Covy and Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Jack Dooling were recognized.