Taking the first steps toward success
When Akron native Leonte Cooper decided a career in law was a better fit for him than the military, he started walking toward his goal.
Stark State College names top faculty, staff
(North Canton, OH – May 14, 2019) – Stark State College has named its top faculty and staff members for 2018-2019. Angela Smith Alder, associate professor and coordinator of justice studies, received the Distinguished Teaching Award; Kip Gardner, adjunct instructor in biology, earned the Adjunct Excellence in Teaching Award; and Scott Lehman, assistant director of financial aid, was chosen for the Distinguished Staff Award.
Stark State College IMA wins prestigious national award
(North Canton, OH – May 13, 2019) – Stark State’s Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) student chapter has won the prestigious Clark Johnson Achievement Award for 2019.
Stark State College one of first colleges to participate in nationwide student success initiative
(North Canton, OH – April 30, 2019) – Stark State College is one of the first colleges in the nation selected to participate in the new Scaling Up Community College Efforts for Student Success (SUCCESS) initiative. SUCCESS seeks to improve graduation rates for traditionally under-served students at community colleges by helping align resources with evidence-driven practices.
(North Canton, OH – June 14, 2019) - Stark State College has announced the spring 2019 president’s list and dean's list.
(Detroit, MI – June 12, 2019) – Stark State College will partner with General Motors Co. in launching the GM Dealer Technician Scholarship, a program that can help students graduate debt-free with a two-year associate degree in automotive technology.
(North Canton, OH – May 31, 2019) – Graduates of a new dental practice coordination associate degree program at Stark State College will be trained as a valuable liaison between the patient and the dentist.
(Columbus, OH - May 28, 2019) – Stark State College is among 16 community colleges and three universities in Ohio slated to receive grant funding designed to help students from the foster care system pursue their dreams of higher education.
(North Canton, OH – May 24, 2019) – JPMorgan Chase & Co. has awarded Stark State College Foundation a $15,000 grant to fund industry-recognized credential testing over a three-year period for students enrolled in the College’s Learn to Earn program.
(North Canton, OH – May 22, 2019) – Thomas Wolf, CPA, of Plain Township, has been inducted into Stark State College’s 2019 Alumni Hall of Fame in recognition of his professional and community achievements.
(North Canton, OH – May 17, 2019) – Stark State College assistant professor Michelle Igleheart was named the 2019 Outstanding Dietetics Educator in Ohio by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
(North Canton, OH – May 16, 2019) – Stark State College is set to graduate 665 students at its spring commencement Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Canton Memorial Civic Center.