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 […]

Stark State College announces fall 2016 president’s list and dean’s list

Stark State College has announced the fall 2016 president’s list and dean’s list. To be eligible for the president’s list, students must earn a 4.0 GPA during the semester. To be eligible for the dean’s list, students must earn a 3.5 GPA for the semester. Full-time students are those who have completed 12 or more […]

Red Maple Trio

‘Painting with Light’ is January art show at Stark State College

Photographer Carolyn Jacob of The ColorShoppe – Images for Interior Décor will have work on display Jan. 10-26 in the Stark State College gallery on the second floor of the Student Center at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in Jackson Township. The public is invited to an artists’ reception January 18 from 6:00-7:30 pm. in Room S201 […]

Express enrollment days to be offered at Stark State Akron

Prospective students at Stark State College Akron at White Pond can get their enrollment done in just one day. Express Enrollment Days at 755 White Pond Drive are set for Jan. 5 from noon-3 p.m. and Jan. 11 from 2-5 p.m. to give students opportunity to speak with admissions counselors, get financial aid squared away, […]