Akron writer David Giffels featured at Stark State College Nov. 15

The public is invited to a free event featuring Northeast Ohio author David Giffels on Nov. 15 at Stark State College. Giffels, author of this year’s Common Read book The Hard Way on Purpose, will be featured at a 6 p.m. reception and will speak at 7 p.m. with a book signing to follow, all […]

Stark State College Dental Hygiene Clinic announces openings for low-cost services to the public

Stark State College Dental Hygiene Clinic is now accepting appointments for discounted dental services for community members of all ages. The College’s dental hygiene students work under the supervision of licensed dental professionals in providing a full range of low-cost, preventative dental services to the general public, including health screening (blood pressure check, oral cancer […]

Dr. John Queener

University of Akron expert to present ‘Cultural Competency’ at Stark State College

Cultural Competency will be the topic when Dr. John Queener, professor of psychology at The University of Akron (UA), conducts a workshop at Stark State College on Nov. 14 from noon – 1:30 p.m. in Room M101, 6200 Frank Ave. NW in Jackson Township. Dr. Queener will provide participants with an opportunity to develop skills […]

Free vision screenings offered at Stark State College

Free vision screenings are being offered by Stark State College’s ophthalmic technology students on the first Friday of every month, beginning Nov. 2. The services include screening for near and distance vision color vision depth perception central vision fusion (amblyopia or lazy eye). The clinics, held from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. are in room […]

Akron Public Schools Welcomes Stark State College as Sister College

Kenmore-Garfield High School to receive significant academic support Today Akron Public Schools (APS) formally welcomed Stark State College (Stark State) as a sister college to Kenmore-Garfield High School.  The partnership is part of the growing community of businesses and organizations engaging in the new College & Career Academies for APS high schools. Over 100 business […]

Stark State College, University of Akron announce new dual admission partnership

Stark State College and The University of Akron today announced a new pioneering agreement facilitating streamlined dual admission. “Direct Connect” is an expanded partnership between the two institutions providing opportunity for students to be dually admitted to both Stark State College (SSC) and The University of Akron (UA) as they complete an associate degree while preparing for […]