As a Collegiate Development Consultant (CDC) for Delta Gamma Fraternity, I worked with collegiate aged women through personal and professional development. I managed the CDC instagram account and studied journalism/marketing in undergrad at Kent State.
Being a CDC is a contracted experience meant to occur right out of college, I just wrapped up my second year in the role and am excited to pursue a career focused in multi-media marketing. I hope to find opportunities down the line to pursue my creativity and love for storytelling.
A fictional sustainable fashion magazine created by me, start to finish, as a Kent State Student.
Avery Niernberger, fashion merchandising major, gets her fashion inspiration from many different places including her fellow students. "I get my inspiration from street fashion. I love just looking to my peers in the fashion school and how they style themselves. Style is everyone's way of expressing themselves," Niernberger said.
The Center for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement (CPAE) houses 11 departments that work as a whole to grow private support for Kent State. State support for a university is a necessity and extremely important. However, one challenge that a university faces is private support, which is where the CPAE building comes into play.
In 2015, $3.9 million was awarded in scholarships to Kent State students. The university's foundation documented $10.9 million in grants. Out of that support is where the scholarship money comes from, according to Kent State's 2014-2015 Financial Report.
Kent States Distinguished Teaching Award is approaching an important milestone: it's 50-year anniversary. "It was created to establish outstanding teaching in the classroom for our tenure track faculty members," said Nancy Schiappa, director of outreach and engagement for Kent State's Alumni Association.
Kent State has appointed their newest ambassador to the president. Sharlene Ramos-Chesnes began her position at the start of the spring 2016 semester. She is the chief executive officer of InterChez, located in Stow, Ohio, and has worked as an educator in the past. Q: Could you explain what your position is and what it entails?