Alberto Molinari

Italian student finds Stark State is education “a prezzi accessibili”

Growing up in a village of 500 in the Italian Alps, Alberto Molinari knew wanderlust early on. “I always wanted to visit the world,” he said, “and meet people from everywhere.” He didn’t know his travels would also become virtual until he decided to pursue an affordable education in a high-demand field – 4,361 miles […]

Stark State College to hold Black History Month events

The public is invited to join Stark State College students, faculty and staff for two events in celebration of Black History Month. Feb. 22 from noon to 1 p.m., Vince Watts, former president and CEO of the Greater Stark County Urban League, will present “Recognizing Diversity: What it is, what it isn’t and why it […]

Stark State College seeking Distinguished Alumni nominees

The Stark State College Alumni Association is seeking nominations for its annual Alumni Hall of Fame honor to be presented at May commencement ceremonies. The criteria for selection include demonstrated professional leadership, community contribution and civic involvement. Nominees must hold an associate degree from Stark State. A committee of Stark State alumni, faculty and staff […]

Kathleen Sommers

Stark State College names new dean of health and public services

Kathleen Sommers will be the new dean of the Health and Public Services Division at Stark State College, effective March 13. Sommers comes to Stark State with extensive experience in health care as well as public services. Her career has included teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in nursing, serving as program coordinator of the licensed […]