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April 22, 2020

Stark State College students named to All-Ohio Academic Team

(North Canton, OH – April 22, 2020) – Four Stark State College students are being recognized as members of the 2020 All-Ohio Academic Team, which recognizes some of the best students of the state’s two-year community and technical colleges.

April 6, 2020

Stark State College receives highest level of HLC reaccreditation

(North Canton, OH – April 6, 2020) – Stark State College has received the highest level of reaccreditation – 10 years – from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) after a comprehensive review of the institution’s academic offerings, governance and administration, mission, finances and resources.

April 1, 2020

Stark State College will not hold in-person commencement, plans other celebrations for 2020 graduates

(North Canton, OH – April 1, 2020) – Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), Stark State College is not hosting its May graduation and certificate ceremonies in person, but will celebrate graduates in various ways.

March 27, 2020

Stark State College admissions policy adjustments remove current barriers to summer and fall enrollment

(North Canton, OH – March 27, 2020) – National college testing is on hold, but Stark State College isn’t letting that be a barrier to students who want to get on the path to their career.

March 24, 2020

Stark State College shares medical supplies with local hospitals, agency

(North Canton, OH – March 24, 2020) – Stark State College cares about community. The College’s respiratory care program recently loaned SUMMA Health Systems two mechanical ventilators and three non-invasive ventilation units from their laboratory. Two additional ventilators and three non-invasive ventilation units have been set aside for Aultman Specialty Hospital in case of a shortage.

March 11, 2020

In response to Gov. DeWine’s recommendations, Stark State College moves in-person classes to virtual format

(North Canton, OH – March 11, 2020) – In response to Gov. DeWine’s recommendations to colleges and universities, Stark State College will convert classes – including on-campus, face-to-face courses – to a virtual format, beginning March 16.

March 10, 2020

Stark State College Dental Hygiene Clinic announces openings for low-cost services to the public

(North Canton, OH –March 10, 2020) –Stark State College Dental Hygiene Clinic is now accepting new patients for discounted dental services. The Clinic is open to community members of all ages.

Tails in the City by Kathy Prosser Bovard
March 3, 2020

Stark State College features artwork of Canton native Kathy Prosser Bovard during March

(North Canton, OH – March 3, 2020) – “Life in Watercolor,” artwork by Canton native Kathy Prosser Bovard, will be featured in a showing through March 29 in the Stark State College gallery on the second floor of the Student Center.

Akron Public Schools, Stark State College and University of Cincinnati create partnership
February 21, 2020

New program gives unique college and co-op opportunities to Information Technology students at Kenmore-Garfield

(Akron, OH – Feb.20, 2020) – Akron Public Schools Superintendent David James, Stark State College President Dr. Para Jones and University of Cincinnati School of Information Technology Professor and Director Dr. Hazem Said announced a new partnership on Thursday to ensure students in the Information Technology Pathway at Kenmore-Garfield High School have a path to a college education.

Krista Allison
February 14, 2020

Krista Allison to speak Feb. 25 during Black History Month at Stark State College

(North Canton, OH – Feb.14, 2020) – The community is invited to join Stark State College students, faculty and staff in hearing guest speaker Krista Allison discuss “The Starfish Effect” at 11 a.m. Feb. 25.

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