Math scholars honored at Stark State College

Athena Mack, of Clinton, and Morgan Penird, of Hartville, were named mathematics students of the year as Stark State College recently honored its math standouts for the 2016-2017 academic year. Mack, a civil engineering technology – architecture major, plans to continue her education to earn bachelor’s and master’s degrees in architecture. Perseverance, she said, is […]

Stark State College inducts psychology honor society scholars

Stark State College recently inducted its latest scholars into its chapter of Psi Beta, the community college national honor society for psychology. Psi Beta encourages professional development and psychological literacy of all students at two-year colleges through promotion and recognition of excellence in scholarship, leadership, research and community service. The 2017 inductees, by city, are: […]

Dan Pittman

Stark State College Foundation names new board member

The Stark State College Foundation has named Dan Pittman to its board of directors. Pittman, of Plain Township, currently serves as chief operations officer of DRB Systems in Akron. Before joining the company 18 months ago, he worked in diverse industries such as agriculture, steel, technology and sciences. He has a strong operational background managing full […]

Cherie Barth

Stark State College honor society advisor, chapter earn state awards

Cherie Barth first set foot on Stark State College’s campus as a student and never really left. Come June, she’ll be packing up more than three decades worth of Stark State accolades, awards and memories as she heads into retirement. “One of my passions was working directly with students, seeing their growth, their progress,” said […]

2017 Alumni Hall of Fame inductees

Stark State College names Sigmund, Miller to Alumni Hall of Fame

David J. Sigmund, of East Sparta, and Gary Miller, of Cuyahoga Falls, have been inducted into Stark State College’s 2017 Alumni Hall of Fame in recognition of their professional and community achievements. Sigmund earned a Stark State College associate degree in applied industrial technology in 2009, graduating with high distinction. He also holds a bachelor’s […]

Quarter Auction

Change for the Better

“Change for the Better,” a quarter auction to benefit the Crisis Intervention and Recovery Center (CIRC) of Stark County, is set for May 19 at John Knox Presbyterian Church, 5155 Eastlake St. NW, North Canton. The auction begins at 6 p.m. and doors open at 5:30 p.m. A limited number of $5 tickets is available. […]

Stark State College students named to All-Ohio Community College Academic Team

Stark State College students Krystal Nash and Victoria Allen have been named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Ohio Community College Academic first team and third team, respectively. They were honored at an Ohio Statehouse luncheon and ceremony. The prestigious All-Ohio Community College Academic Team recognizes high achieving two-year college students who demonstrate academic excellence and […]

DRB Systems, Stark State College set information session

DRB Systems and Stark State College will hold an information session on May 20 about a unique certificate program beginning this fall, focusing on carwash hardware and software. Students in the program earn a one-year certificate in computer maintenance and desktop support technician. Opportunities exist for tuition discounts of 50-100 percent, along with paid internships […]

Stark State College and Stark Development Board announce new partnership

Stark State College and The Stark Development Board (SDB) are announcing a new partnership at the College’s Downtown Canton Satellite Center at 400 Third St. SE. The two entities have entered into an agreement for SDB to lease 2,824 square feet on the third floor of the facility. “Stark Development Board has been a strong […]