Flashes of Brilliance
Kent State Tuscarawas Unveils New Foundation Website to Help Students
To help bolster the hard work and dedication of Kent State University at Tuscarawas students, Kent State Tuscarawas announces the launch of the new Tuscarawas County University Foundation website: TuscUniversityFoundation.org.
New Animation Game Design Degree Receives Accreditation
The Bachelor of Science degree in Animation Game Design (BS AGD) is now being offered in full at Kent State University at Tuscarawas and at the Stark and Kent campuses. The program has recently received accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NSAD). While this degree is new for Kent State University, the animation and game design program has been training students in industry-relevant skills since 2001.
ADN Grad, ICU Nurse and COVID-19 Patient Shares Journey and Advice on Social Media
Kate Thompson is a critical care registered nurse at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospital on the front lines of COVID-19 patient care, a 2014 graduate of the Associate Degree in Nursing program at Kent State University at Tuscarawas, and a coronavirus patient who is currently in the fight of her life while spreading a message of virus protection and kindness on social media from her hospital bed.
Turning a 3D-Design Hobby Into a Firetruck
A year before Timothy Griffin graduated from Kent State University at Tuscarawas in 2017 with an Associate of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology degree and a certificate in computer-aided design for manufacturing, a single phone call would launch his career and have him designing life-saving firetrucks before he graduated.