LaunchNet Kent State

Case.MD helps make emergency medicine more convenient and safe. Have an allergy that requires you to carry epinephrine? Maybe you have asthma and need to tote around an inhaler? What about that birth control pill you were supposed to take before you left the house, but forgot?   No need to worry - three Kent State University students have you covered, along with your smartphone. Together, with the help of...

Kent State students use hemp fibers to create jeans. An undergraduate education is a stepping-stone for many to figure out their path in life.  Some students pick their programs and career goals before the first semester begins; for others, it can take new majors, new perspectives and new materials to find the right fit. Brian Kupiec, a marketing major in Kent State University’s College of...

Kent State students use hemp fibers to create jeans. An undergraduate education is a stepping-stone for many to figure out their path in life.  Some students pick their programs and career goals before the first semester begins; for others, it can take new majors, new perspectives and new materials to find the right fit. Brian Kupiec, a marketing major in Kent State University’s College of...

Case.MD helps make emergency medicine more convenient and safe. Have an allergy that requires you to carry epinephrine? Maybe you have asthma and need to tote around an inhaler? What about that birth control pill you were supposed to take before you left the house, but forgot?   No need to worry - three Kent State University students have you covered, along with your smartphone. Together, with the help of...

Students discuss their project during the 2016 Fashion/Tech Hackathon at Kent State University’s Fashions School. Technology merges with fashion at 2017 hackathon The 2017 Fashion/Tech Hackathon, hosted by the Fashion School at Kent State University, will take place Jan. 27-29. Now in its fourth year, the hackathon is a cross-curricular event allowing teams of student participants to create and innovate within the realm of wearable technology. It is presented...

College of Architecture & Environmental Design

Case.MD helps make emergency medicine more convenient and safe. Have an allergy that requires you to carry epinephrine? Maybe you have asthma and need to tote around an inhaler? What about that birth control pill you were supposed to take before you left the house, but forgot?   No need to worry - three Kent State University students have you covered, along with your smartphone. Together, with the help of...

College of Architecture & Environmental Design

Kent State Students Turn Smartphone Cases Into Lifesaving Medical Devices Have an allergy that requires you to carry epinephrine? Maybe you have asthma and need to tote around an inhaler? What about that birth control pill you were supposed to take before you left the house, but forgot?   No need to worry - three Kent State University students have you covered, along with your smartphone. Together, with the help of...

LaunchNET Kent State

Kent State Students Turn Smartphone Cases Into Lifesaving Medical Devices We have pulled together a variety of resources for new entrepreneurs: useful articles, websites, tools, contacts, etc. Everything we recommend we have either developed, adapted, and/or used so you know that these are useful and appropriate for someone just starting out. If you have any questions about any of these, please contact your LaunchNET...

Photo of Shanice Cheatham Kent State University’s Shanice Cheatham is one step closer to helping health care workers stop the spread of disease in underdeveloped countries. Cheatham took first place and won $4500 in the PITCH U elevator competition at the University of Akron, with the generous support of the Burton D. Morgan Foundation. Cheatham is the founder of Endemic...

Walk the halls of some secondary private schools in Ohio and you will see students adorned in what appears to be typical school attire: striped skirts, traditional ties and stark white button-up oxfords.     What you do not see are the amazing women around the globe who use sewing skills, passed down from generation to generation, to craft...