Cherie Barth

Stark State College honor society advisor, chapter earn state awards

Cherie Barth first set foot on Stark State College’s campus as a student and never really left. Come June, she’ll be packing up more than three decades worth of Stark State accolades, awards and memories as she heads into retirement. “One of my passions was working directly with students, seeing their growth, their progress,” said […]

2017 Alumni Hall of Fame inductees

Stark State College names Sigmund, Miller to Alumni Hall of Fame

David J. Sigmund, of East Sparta, and Gary Miller, of Cuyahoga Falls, have been inducted into Stark State College’s 2017 Alumni Hall of Fame in recognition of their professional and community achievements. Sigmund earned a Stark State College associate degree in applied industrial technology in 2009, graduating with high distinction. He also holds a bachelor’s […]

Quarter Auction

Change for the Better

“Change for the Better,” a quarter auction to benefit the Crisis Intervention and Recovery Center (CIRC) of Stark County, is set for May 19 at John Knox Presbyterian Church, 5155 Eastlake St. NW, North Canton. The auction begins at 6 p.m. and doors open at 5:30 p.m. A limited number of $5 tickets is available. […]

Stark State College students named to All-Ohio Community College Academic Team

Stark State College students Krystal Nash and Victoria Allen have been named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Ohio Community College Academic first team and third team, respectively. They were honored at an Ohio Statehouse luncheon and ceremony. The prestigious All-Ohio Community College Academic Team recognizes high achieving two-year college students who demonstrate academic excellence and […]

Stark State College and Stark Development Board announce new partnership

Stark State College and The Stark Development Board (SDB) are announcing a new partnership at the College’s Downtown Canton Satellite Center at 400 Third St. SE. The two entities have entered into an agreement for SDB to lease 2,824 square feet on the third floor of the facility. “Stark Development Board has been a strong […]

Jack Fernandez

Stark State College business major recognized in worldwide competition

The business acumen of Jack Fernandez, a business major at Stark State College, earned him recognition in a recent worldwide competition. Fernandez finished 14th among thousands of students in the individual Capsim Challenge, a biannual competition to crown the world’s best at running a multimillion dollar simulated company. The Louisville resident scored 916 points out […]

Stark State College names top faculty, staff

Stark State College has named its top faculty and staff members for 2016-2017. Ebru Buyuktanir, Ph.D., professor of chemistry, earned the Distinguished Teaching Award; Larry Ardner, adjunct instructor in accounting and finance, received the Adjunct Excellence in Teaching Award; and Christine Lynn, Akron enrollment coordinator, was chosen for the Distinguished Staff Award. Buyuktanir, of Massillon, […]

Dwight Parrish

Stark State College commencement set for May 21

Stark State College will hold commencement ceremonies for its spring 2017 graduates at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 21 at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. The College anticipates a record 835 degrees will be awarded to 754 graduates. Also, 55 students are Timken Early College High School students who will receive their associate degrees before their […]

Stark State College hosts May show featuring two student artists

A showcase featuring the artwork of two Stark State College students is open through May 26 in the College’s second floor gallery in its Student Services Building at 6200 Frank Ave. NW, North Canton. Arianna Horton, a business management-entrepreneurship major from Uniontown, is displaying wire-wrapped crystals while Preston J. Fodor, an associate of arts-English major […]