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Ellen Daniels, lecturer in marketing and entrepreneurship at Kent State University, is surrounded by her students after learning that she earned a 2017 Outstanding Teaching Award. Seen by her students as a mentor, Ellen Daniels, lecturer in marketing and entrepreneurship at Kent State University, is known for giving students hands-on experience in the classroom. This year, Ms. Daniels was honored with a 2017 Outstanding Teaching Award because of her unique teaching style and love for sales. The Outstanding Teaching Award...

A new motorized bike, developed by a Kent State professor, is being used to treat ParkinsonAngela Ridgel, Ph.D., an associate professor of exercise science at Kent State, has designed a bicycle specially tailored to Parkinson’s patients. The bike is based on a tandem bicycle model – a bike ridden by two people.    

Eric Harmon, Kent State University at Tuscarawas student and councilman-at-large, is currently the youngest elected official in the state of Ohio. Kent State University at Tuscarawas student and councilman-at-large Eric Harmon, 19, is currently the youngest elected official in the state of Ohio and will be the youngest person ever to serve on Uhrichsville City Council when his term officially begins in January. Mr. Harmon is deeply rooted in the city of Uhrichsville and plans to not only...

The Kent State University Airport collected almost 8,000 pounds of food, which translates into more than 10,000 meals for the dogs and cats at the local animal shelters. Every holiday season, people give back to their communities in numerous ways. At the Kent State University Airport, they give back through the Props-4-Paws initiative, a donation drive for the Humane Society of Summit County and the Animal Protective League of Portage County (APL). Dave Poluga, airport manager, knew he wanted to give back to the...