AIDS quilt on display, discussions set at Stark State College

Panels from the internationally celebrated AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display at Stark State College Dec. 1-7. The free display will be located in room M100 of the Business and Entrepreneurial Studies building at 6200 Frank Ave. N.W. in Jackson Township and will be open to the public daily from 10 a.m. – 6 […]

Dec. 2 deadline to apply for next police training academy class at Stark State College

Dec. 2 is the deadline to apply for Stark State College’s next peace officer basic training academy. Academy classes begin Jan. 17 and run 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, along with Saturdays and most Sundays until May 14. The academy meets all requirements of the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy and qualifies successful graduates […]

Stark State College hosts oil and gas bash

Good-paying careers in the thriving oil and gas industry will be in the spotlight at Stark State College’s showcase set for Dec. 6 from 5-7 p.m. at the Downtown Canton Satellite Center at 400 Third St. SE. Jobs in the prosperous oil and gas industry will be the spotlight, along with the ways Stark State […]

Stark State College offers express enrollment at satellite centers

Stark State College is making it easier for prospective students to get enrollment done in a day. Express Enrollment Days set for Dec. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Dec. 14 from 2-6 p.m. will allow students to talk to admissions counselors, get financial aid advice, take admission tests and enjoy refreshments. Students […]

Luke Devoll NASA

Stark State’s NASA aerospace scholar sets his sights on the stars

The sky has never been the limit for Luke Devoll. It’s the endlessness of the universe he’s after. “I’ve always been obsessed with the unknown,” he said. “It’s always been my dream to go to space.” Now, thanks to NASA, the Stark State mathematics major is that much closer. Luke recently was selected to participate […]


Focus on addiction during free presentation at Stark State College

Addiction and its consequences are the focus in a free, public presentation by author Linda Naseem on Nov. 18 from noon-2 p.m. at Stark State College’s ATC Building at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in Jackson Township. Naseem is the author of “NOTHING,” a book inspired by her personal journey of marriage to a man with […]

Stark State College sets Nov. 17 open house, Cavs tickets giveaway

Stark State College’s open house on Nov. 17 will help students learn how they can spend less on the way to a good-paying job or a bachelor’s degree. The open house is set for 5:30-8 p.m. in M100 of the Business and Entrepreneurial Center at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in Jackson Township. Professors will highlight […]

SSC Akron Groundbreaking

Local Leaders and Stark State join together for ceremonial groundbreaking in Akron

College officials and local leaders on Oct. 31 joined together for a ceremonial groundbreaking of Stark State College’s new Akron facility just off Route 8. Stark State is building a 30,000-square-foot education and workforce training center on 11 acres of property at Perkins and Market streets. A number of complete programs will be available at […]

Stark State College sets early Veterans Day celebration

Stark State College will kick off veterans’ honors a day early this month, with a Veterans Day celebration and recognition set for noon on Nov. 10 in Room M100 on the main campus at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in Jackson Township. Community members, especially veterans, are welcome to attend the noon ceremony. Participants include the […]