Profiles of Excellence in Action |
Welcome to Profiles of Excellence in Action, a monthly e-newsletter showcasing news and events from Kent State University. In this month's issue, read about the Kent Campus expecting a freshman class with the highest-ever grade point average this fall, a Kent State student who was crowned Miss Ohio 2013, a psychology professor who won an Outstanding Research and Scholar Award, and the Porthouse Theatre continuing its 2013 summer season with the play Working. Also, watch the video that shows the introduction of Kent State’s new baseball coach, Jeff Duncan.
Kent Campus Expects Freshman Class With Highest-Ever Grade Point Average This Fall
Incoming freshmen to the Kent Campus will bring impressive credentials this fall.read more
Jeff Duncan Named Head Baseball Coach at Kent State
Jeff Duncan, former associate head coach at Purdue University, was named the new head baseball coach at Kent State on June 25, as announced by Kent State Director of Athletics Joel Nielsen.read more
Kent State University Student Crowned Miss Ohio 2013
Kent State student Heather Wells was crowned Miss Ohio 2013 on June 22.
Photo Credit: Jason J. Molyet, Mansfield News Journal
Kent State Psychology Professor Wins Outstanding Research and Scholar Award
Unlike students who try to master copious material the night before an exam — only to forget about half of it the next semester, Katherine Rawson, Ph.D., associate professor in Kent State University’s Department of Psychology, will not soon forget earning Kent State’s Outstanding Research and Scholar Award.read more