2022 Academic Achievement Awards

Denise A. Seachrist, DeanKent State University at Stark proudly celebrates the educational accomplishments and the students who help make our campus one of excellence. And, perhaps now more than ever, these academic achievements carry an even greater weight. After all, we have faced the COVID-19 pandemic together. We have overcome so much — and have much to be grateful for.
We salute your contributions to academic excellence. As tomorrow’s leaders, reaching milestones like the ones we celebrate today, bestowing our 2022 Academic Achievement Awards, will propel you to make your mark on the world beyond these walls.
Along with your family and friends, the faculty and staff at Kent State Stark commend you on reaching this high academic accomplishment.
As your dean, I am proud of you. Your grit and determination have brought you to this milestone during extraordinary circumstances.
You are a remarkable group of students. I not only say thank you for making our world brighter, but I congratulate each of you on your academic accomplishments and wish you continued success as you go on to claim your future.

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Denise A. Seachrist, Ph.D.
Dean and Chief Administrative Officer
Kent State University at Stark

The Kent State Stark community is proud to recognize the achievements of our academically talented students.

The following groups of students are to be commended for their accomplishments over the past academic year.


In recognition of academic excellence, a President’s List is compiled each term. To qualify, a student must have a 4.0 grade point average and must have completed 15 or more credit hours during the semester.


In recognition of Kent State Stark Honors Program students who have completed an Honors thesis.


Acknowledging excellence in a specific field of study, Kent State Stark students are honored by faculty members within the discipline.