Congrats to the 2015 Scholarship Recipients!

We’re proud to share that this year’s group of Pay It FLASH Forward Scholarship recipients have been named!

This year’s awardees are:

  • Theresa Medrano
  • Jacquelyn Myers
  • Kennedy Nemeth
  • Dionna Stokes

Please join us in congratulating this worthy group of fellow students! Helping others is what philanthropy is all about, and we’re so honored to continue our tradition of students helping students!

Remember — all full-time undergraduate Kent State students are eligible to apply for the scholarship. Visit the Office of Financial Aid’s Online Scholarship Search Page, where you can find the most recent scholarship information available to students. site for more information. (To apply for the Pay It FLASH Forward Scholarship, type “flash” in the “Search by keyword” box under “Other Search Options,” click “Go” and look for the scholarship in the search results.)

More to come!

Who Loves Lightning Bugs??!!

Remember those summer nights when we were kids, and we’d look forward to the day, sometime in mid-to-late June, when we’d spot the first firefly of the summer? Who doesn’t love em?! What makes them light up? How long do they live? Can you tell the weather from their blinking??

Well, summer’s certainly in full swing here — and those magical lightning bugs are in full flight!

And here, for your enjoyment, from our friends at the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, are “Ten Things You Might Not Know About Fireflies!