Two Ways Kent State Helps Career Changers Find Their New Path

By Lana Whitehead on May 16, 2018 in Graduate School Resources

The U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics reports that the average American changes careers 10 to 15 times over a 27 year stretch — from the time he or she starts working at the age of 19 to the time he or she becomes “settled” into career mode at the age of 46.

Think about it. It makes sense that...

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®): Two Kent State Students Who Beat the Clock and Won

By Lana Whitehead on May 9, 2018 in Graduate Student Stories, Graduate School Resources

It sounds like something out of a college class anxiety dream: you have three minutes and one PowerPoint slide to explain your research project to an audience who knows little to nothing about your specialty or your subject. Okay, ready…GO!

The Growing Need for Health Care Designers in America

By Lana Whitehead on May 2, 2018 in Innovative Design, Design

Many of us know what it’s like to wander around a hospital or doctor’s office in confusion. The complexity of winding hallways, offices, and doors makes these spaces difficult to navigate and is just one of the many stressors that can accompany a health care related experience for patients and...

5 Tips for Busy Moms Studying for the GRE or GMAT

By Lana Whitehead on April 25, 2018 in Graduate School Resources

You are a rockstar, Mama! If no one has told you yet today, you are doing an outstanding job! If you have not been thanked yet today - thank you for going to bed later than your family so you could pick up the house, getting up earlier than your family to pack the lunches and get the kids ready...