Diary of a Golden Flash

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Flash in holiday outfit Can you believe December is already here? The holidays are right around the corner, so we asked students if there were specific gift ideas they were wishing for that would help them while attending college. A special thank you to nursing major Vladis Alimova, communications major Abby Clarke, and psychology major  Cameron Russell for submitting...

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Danielle Weiser-Cline ready for an advising appointment As we get further into the semester, you may start wondering what comes next? Well, it’s officially time to think Spring! Advising is my favorite part of the semester because it makes me feel like I am taking another big step into college! For most of you, the rest of your advising appointments will not look much like your first one. Here is how...

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Anyone can experience mental illness, regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation or gender identity. This academic school year has been overwhelming for everyone, from moving to online classes to having no social interactions with anyone from the campus. Counseling Specialist Valerie Rutherford at Kent State Geauga says, "The current pandemic is causing additional stress and anxiety for everyone, especially college students. We have been forced to...

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A student studying at a desk This week, Alexis Harris is back to talk about study tips and test prep for midterms! It’s midterm time! Let’s talk about study tips and test prep. Studying is going to be different for every student because not everyone learns the same, but here are a few study tips for all types of students. Over the last four years, I have developed some...

Academic Services Coordinator Brandie Blankenship Hello, my name is Vladis Alimova! I am a pre-nursing major working my way up to become a successful nurse and bringing health and happiness to everyone. I am currently in my sophomore year of college at the Kent State Geauga Campus. I have enjoyed the past year and the beginning of this year very much and have had so many amazing experiences. From...

Dean Spalsbury and Senior Lecturer Mahli Mechenbier In this interview, Senior Lecturer Mahli Mechenbier gives advice to incoming Freshman and English majors, as well as shares with us how she got into teaching and why she loves Kent State Geauga/TAC.  1.    Why did you choose to work at Kent State Geauga/TAC? I like being surrounded by faculty of different disciplines, whereas at the Kent Campus...

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Students studying in Clark Commons You will learn throughout your college career that your first schedule may not always be your final schedule, so let’s talk about how to edit your schedule after you’ve already met with your advisor. First, I want to highly encourage that you always get a second opinion from your academic and financial aid advisor before making any adjustments...

GSNA students posing for a group picture in the lab Hi everyone, welcome back! As we approach the beginning of the fall semester, I want to tell you about some of the things offered at both Kent State Geauga and Twinsburg Academic Center. There are a number of clubs and organizations already available on campus, but did you know that you can also start your own club or organization? If there is...

Admissions Counselors Mary Lynn and Bethany outside campus with freshmen Hi everyone, welcome back! Last week you met our awesome admissions counselors, and this week I am going to tell you how you can meet with them! If you are interested in learning more about our campuses, this post is for you. Due to Covid-19, all our tours have gone virtual, but the good news is that you have the option to complete a virtual...

Admissions Counselors Mary Lynn and Bethany standing outside Welcome back! This week I want to introduce you to our two awesome admissions counselors, Mary Lynn Delfino and Bethany Begeot. Mary Lynn and Bethany are the first people you will contact when you make your decision to attend Kent State Geauga and Twinsburg Academic Center. They play a critical part in your admission and getting you familiar with...