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News Releases

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 3:00pm
University Hospitals and Kent State University are joining forces to address the ongoing nursing shortage in Northeast Ohio through a new Nursing education initiative that will increase the number of baccalaureate-degreed nurses who enter the workforce each year. This program wi...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 3:55pm
A team of investigators at Kent State University College of Nursing are using video teleconferencing technology, known as Project ECHO®, to reduce healthcare disparities and improve access to high quality care.
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 9:33pm
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( granted 10 years accreditation to Kent State University College of Nursing baccalaureate and master’s...
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:33pm
Kent State University College of Nursing is proud to announce it has been awarded a new grant of $10,000 from Jonas Philanthropies, a leading national philanthropic funder of graduate n...
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:24pm
Nursing faculty member, Mary Kutchin, MSN, RN, CNS, received an Outstanding Teaching Award as she was preparing her students for an exam on Friday, October 5, 2018.  A surprise committee announced to the class that Kutchin had been selected as one of three 2018 Outstanding Teachi...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 2:52pm
Medical professionals treat a wide variety of people. But what do they do when they encounter a communication barrier? What if the patient only speaks French or Spanish or American Sign Language? Kent State nursing students are learning how to navigate that situation.
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 2:07pm
Kent State University College of Nursing honored more than 20 northeastern Ohio medical professionals, known as preceptors, at the Twelfth Annual Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership in Learning Awards on Wednesday, April 11. Nominated by nursing students, faculty and staff, t...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 6:52pm
Dear students, faculty, alumni, friends, and other constituents: Kent State University College of Nursing will host an accreditation visit by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) from Mar. 14 to 16, 2018. CCNE will...