Carnival of Wheels

Car show to benefit Stark State College auto technology scholarships

Hundreds of vehicles will converge on Stark State College for the annual Carnival of Wheels car show, happening Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Street rods, hot rods, customs, classics, race cars, tractors, trucks, motorcycles and more will be on display – last year more than 600 vehicles from 1904-2017 were shown. The […]

welding students

United Titanium’s generosity benefits Stark State welding students

Stark State College’s welding students are training with advanced metals, helped along in part by a sizeable donation from United Titanium. The Wooster company recently delivered zirconium pipe and fittings to the College’s welding technology program, where students use the special metal to cut into “coupons,” sample welds submitted for inspection, in the advanced TIG […]

Stark State College fire instructors receive 2018 state honors

Stark State College fire instructor Matt Heck has received the 2018 Ohio Fire Officer of the Year Award while recent Stark State retiree Fred Bertram has been chosen as recipient of the 2018 Ohio Fire Educator Lifetime Achievement Award. Recipients are selected by the Ohio Department of Commerce Division of State Fire Marshal and the […]

Stark State College to develop a new Commercial Driver’s License training facility in Akron

As part of a larger economic development effort at the Akron Fulton Airport, Stark State College announced today it will locate a state-of-the-art Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training facility at the Summit County site. The new facility is being developed in collaboration with the City of Akron, County of Summit and local and regional businesses […]

Stark State College to develop a new Commercial Driver’s License training facility in Akron

(North Canton, OH – August 3, 2018) – As part of a larger economic development effort at the Akron Fulton Airport, Stark State College announced today it will locate a state-of-the-art Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training facility at the Summit County site. The new facility is being developed in collaboration with the City of Akron, […]

Stark State College to hold discounted surplus sale Aug. 17

Stark State College will sell electronics and other items during a one-day sale open to the public Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. in G108a on the campus at 6200 Frank Ave. N.W. Prices on many items are deeply discounted. Quantities are limited. Credit cards are not accepted; cash or personal checks only. […]

Aultman College, Stark State sign agreement on social work program

Aultman College and Stark State College have signed an articulation agreement to make it easier for students to complete their bachelor’s degree in social work. As part of the agreement, students in the associate of applied science in human and social services program and the chemical dependency major at Stark State College can receive up […]

Stark State College’s popular new practical nursing program in Akron accepting applications for spring semester

Stark State College’s new practical nursing program is accepting applications for spring semester, after proving so popular that fall enrollment already is at capacity. The program consists of two semesters of academic coursework and hands-on learning experiences in the classroom, learning laboratory and clinical settings. Graduates are eligible to sit for the licensed practical nurse […]