Stark State College to host inaugural Student Symposium

Stark State College will host its inaugural Student Symposium on Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., showcasing Stark State and area high school students and their outstanding scholastic abilities, technical skills and training across a variety of disciplines and fields. The event is open to the public. Please join us to celebrate the academic achievements […]

Kids’ College preview, online registration offered at Stark State College

Parents can preview the new location for Stark State College’s 2018 Kids’ College on Saturday, April 7 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the College’s Business and Entrepreneurial Center, 6200 Frank Ave. NW. Participants can be among the first to register for the popular summer program at Stark State that develops students’ interests and […]

Floral nature photos featured during April art show at Stark State College

“Floral Imaginings, artistic portrayals of nature’s floral treasures,” will be on display April 3-27 at Stark State College on the second floor of the Student Center at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in North Canton. A trio of artists will be featured: Carolyn Jacob, of Massillon, has worked in the graphic arts and advertising industry in […]

Stark State College sets April 5 open house, laptop giveaway

Stark State College’s open house on April 5 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 5:30-7:30 p.m. in M100 of the Business and Entrepreneurial Center at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in Jackson Township. Professors will highlight […]

Dr. Stephanie Sutton

Stark State College names new vice president of enrollment management

Dr. Stephanie Sutton has been named vice president of enrollment management at Stark State College. Sutton comes to Stark State with more than 30 years of higher education experience, including responsibility for enrollment management and advancing student services and success initiatives. She most recently served as the associate provost of enrollment management and student success […]

Stark State College Distinguished Alumni nominees sought

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 […]

Akron LPN program transitions to Stark State College

Stark State College and Akron Public Schools have agreed to a change of control of the district’s Adult Workforce Development licensed practical nursing (LPN) program. Stark State will assume control on July 1 with a seamless transition of the program. The College plans to build on the successful 67-year legacy of the Akron School of […]

Amanda McNamee

Stark State College names Amanda McNamee director of career services and workforce development

Amanda McNamee has been named director of career services and workforce development at Stark State College. The College hired McNamee as director of career services last September, and recently added workforce development to her leadership responsibilities. McNamee is ideal for this new role, thanks to her background, experience and passion for connecting graduates and students […]

Four Trees and a Moon

Ohio landscapes featured in March photography show at Stark State College

Ohio photography by Ann Bridges will be in the spotlight March 3-28 at Stark State College on the second floor of the Student Center at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in North Canton. The Stark State graduate and Akron resident will display “Landscapes Around Ohio,” including photos from areas around Lake Erie, Amish country, Cuyahoga Valley […]