Honors College

Danielle Sarver Coombs The Kent State University Honors College will host its next Research Uncorked event on Wednesday, February 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Secret Cellar in downtown Kent. Thus far, the campaigns to earn the major party nominations for the 2016 Presidential election have defied expectations and confounded prognosticators and pundits. During her...

Danielle Sarver Coombs A senior pursuing a bachelor of science in architecture, Adam DeChant is currently working on a Senior Honors Thesis that explores material connections not covered in the standard curriculum. For his project, DeChant is utilizing various metals such as steel, wood and other common architectural modeling materials to create a physical model that...

Danielle Sarver Coombs Senior applied communication major Megan Carrasco is currently working on a communication studies-related honors thesis. Her endeavor began as she came across an online article that piqued her interest called “Forbes Top 100 Sites for Millennial Women.” She immediately recognized this to be an appropriate topic for a communication studies...

Rosemary Heredos A senior pursuing degrees in both English and vocal performance, Rosemary Heredos is currently working on a Senior Honors Thesis that provides a perfect fusion of her two areas of study. Inspired by a poem she read in a Medieval literature course offered by the Department of English, her thesis will provide an examination of both the Auchinleck...

Megan Carrasco (left) and Dr. Suzy D Megan Carrasco is a senior communication studies major with a concentration in applied communication. She is also pursuing minors in public relations and Spanish. Her Senior Honors Thesis/Project titled "The Ideal Millennial Working Woman: A Thematic Analysis of How Gender and Generation are Constructed Online" is being completed under the...

Dr. Joe Ortiz The Kent State University Honors College will host its next Research Uncorked event on Wednesday, August 5 at 5:30 p.m. at the Secret Cellar in downtown Kent. Dr. Joseph Ortiz, Professor, Department of Geology, College of Arts and Sciences, Kent State University, will discuss his research related to climate change, projected global and local...

Dr. Joe Ortiz Kent State University’s Wick Poetry Center will host poet Rita Dove as part of the Fourth Annual U.S. Poet Laureate Reading. The event is part of the 2014-2015 reading series and will take place on Thursday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the Kent Student Center Kiva. The event is free and open to the public. Earlier in the day, Dove will participate...

Claire Culleton The Kent State University Honors College will host its next Research Uncorked event on Wednesday, February 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Secret Cellar in downtown Kent. In her upcoming presentation, Dr. Claire Culletonwill discuss her research into the FBI's surveillance of modern writers under the directorship of J. Edgar Hoover, and will...

Suzy D The Honors College will launch Research Uncorked, a new series designed to bring together a broad range of Kent State researchers and the Kent community for focused public conversations, on Thursday, March 5, at 5:30 p.m. at the Secret Cellar. The series will feature monthly discussions that will showcase many various research areas conducted by...

Suzy D The Honors College will launch Research Uncorked, a new series designed to bring together a broad range of Kent State researchers and the Kent community for focused public conversations, on Thursday, March 5, at 5:30 p.m. at the Secret Cellar. The series will feature monthly discussions that will showcase many various research areas conducted by...