Library Director Named a Women's Center 2020 Mother, Mentor and Muse

Cherie Bronkar, Kent State University at Tuscarawas library director, student government advisor and public relations, was recently selected as one of the Kent State University Women’s Center 2020 Mothers, Mentors and Muses.

Mothers, Mentors and Muses is theWomen’s Center's signature event that recognizes Kent State University female-identifying faculty or staff who have made a significant difference in the life of a student or colleague. More than 400 women across the university have received this honor.

Bronkar will be recognized as being significantly instrumental in the lives of students and colleagues and as someone who exemplifies the role of mother, mentor and/or muse at the 11th Annual Mothers, Mentors and Muses Scholarship Fundraiser Reception at Kent State in April. She was nominated by Maria Feik, Kent State Tuscarawas Makerspace equipment laboratory technician.

The Women’s Center defines:

  • Mother – one who has helped “birth” ideas, thoughts and academic endeavors in others, or who serves as a nurturing individual to others.
  • Mentor – one who serves as a trusted counselor, colleague and/or role model.
  • Muse – one who inspires creativity and artistic/academic passion in others.

For more information on Mothers, Mentors and Muses, visit

POSTED: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:57pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:57pm