faculty recognition

Composers Awarded Prestigious Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Awards Written by Andrew Paa Kent State faculty members Dr. Adam Roberts and Chris Coles have been awarded Individual Excellence Awards by the Ohio Arts Council. Each will receive a $5,000 grant in recognition of their exemplary body of work, which will support their continued...

Kent State University Saxophone Ensemble Saxophonists Invited to Perform at the North American Saxophone Alliance in MarchWritten by Andrew Paa The Kent State University Saxophone Ensemble is set to travel to Tempe, AZ March 6-9, 2020 to perform at the invitation of the North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA). The performance, part of NASA’s Biennial Conference, will feature new...

Dr. Adam Roberts, composer Dr. Adam Roberts, Assistant Professor of Music Composition, has received the Farris Family Innovation Award to fund the recording of recently composed and forthcoming works. He is one of two recipients of this fellowship in the College of the Arts. This prestigious award is given to tenure-track faculty who are not yet tenured to support their...

School of Communication Studies

Four School of Communication Studies faculty members were honored with a Faculty Recognition Award at the University Teaching Council Conference. Each year, the Kent State University Teaching Council hosts the Celebrating College Teaching Conference. At the conference, faculty members who “have made a difference in the life of a student” are recognized and receive a formal certificate from the Office of the Provost. On Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, four School of Communication Studies faculty...