2020 Academic Achievement Awards

Welcome to the 2020 Academic Achievement Awards virtual celebration!

Denise A. SeachristKent State University at Stark proudly celebrates your educational accomplishments. Along with your family and friends, the faculty and staff at Kent State Stark commend you on reaching this high academic goal.

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. It is evident that you realize the importance of a university education. And while we are not face-to-face, your academic accomplishments are none the less meaningful, none the less significant.

As tomorrow’s leaders, reaching milestones, like the ones we celebrate now, will advance you toward a successful future, resulting in a positive impact on the world in which we live.

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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.