Honors College

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...

Kent State Student Introduces New Method of Circadian Research Kent State University chemistry senior Caitlin Crosier combined creativity and science for her yearlong project on circadian rhythms and will present those findings at the university’s Undergraduate Research Symposium on March 11. “The main goal of my research is to validate this method as a way to look at the circadian rhythm structure of an...

Sister Outsider Poetry Award-winning duo Sister Outsider Poetry will deliver a spoken word performance as part of the Guest of Honor University Artist/Lecture Series on Thurs., Feb. 5 at 7:00 p.m. in the KIVA. Standing at the intersection of art and activism, Sister Outsider uses poetry as a tool for social change, expanding conversations about identity, inclusion, race,...

Brainchild, the art and literary magazine of the Mid-East Honors Association, launched its spring 2014 issue April 7. Brainchild is an annual literary and arts publication comprised of exceptional work completed by undergraduate honors students from across the Mid-East Honors region.    This is the magazine’s 2nd year in publication but its...