Stark State hosts grand opening of its Gateway Center By Kelli Young, CantonRep.com Stark State College held a grand opening Wednesday for its Gateway Center, which houses admissions, registration, financial aid, advising, veterans services, as well as career and workforce development services. Businesses also can use the center to interview students who are prospective employees. […]
Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals announces 2016 grant funding to 10 physician-scientists Institution agnostic model: Scholars are affiliated with nine universities Cleveland, Ohio – The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, Ohio has announced the 2016 recipients of Harrington Scholar-Innovator Awards. The awards support breakthrough work of physician-scientists whose discovery research […]
Mount Union, Stark State sign articulation agreement The Alliance Review The University of Mount Union and Stark State College signed the first of several anticipated articulation agreements Tuesday afternoon. W. Richard Merriman, Ph.D., president of Mount Union, and Para Jones, Ph.D., president of Stark State, signed an agreement that will allow Stark State graduates with […]
Stark State says jobs aren’t a pipe dream Drilling has slowed, but Stark State College says there are still jobs in the oil and gas industry. By Shane Hoover, CantonRep.com Steve Booher spent years managing restaurants before he walked away to pursue a new career in oil and natural gas. Booher, 43, of Wadsworth, wants […]
Teladoc conducts 1 millionth telehealth visit Industry leader brings high-quality, low-cost health care to more Americans via video, phone or online visit Purchase, New York (October 20, 2015) – Teladoc (NYSE: TDOC), the nation’s first and largest telehealth platform crossed an industry milestone this week with the completion of its 1 millionth telehealth visit. Each […]
Biotech startup OptiKira receives federal grants for work on cell death prevention By Crain’s Cleveland Business OptiKira, a startup biotechnology company in Cleveland, said it has been awarded two federal grants to support the development of therapeutics that prevent cell death. The grants total nearly $400,000 and come from the National Eye Institute and the […]
Medical Mutual to offer Medicare Advantage plans By Crain’s Cleveland Business Medical Mutual of Ohio is re-entering the growing Medicare Advantage market after a five-year absence in the space. The Cleveland-based insurance company announced Wednesday, Sept. 30, that it would begin marketing the plans Oct. 1 for the Medicare annual open enrollment period that runs […]
Biogen plans to invest $15 million in BioMotiv LLC over five years by Chuck Soder, Crain’s Cleveland Business Biogen, a large pharmaceutical company, plans to invest $15 million in BioMotiv LLC of Shaker Heights over five years. In exchange, Biogen will receive exclusive rights to any neuroscience-related treatments that the local company develops. Biogen — […]
Ohio’s tech companies struggling to overcome their ‘most-pressing challenge’ By Evan Weese, Columbus Business First It’s a familiar narrative for Ohio’s entrepreneurial economy: Despite a few victories worth celebrating, there’s still a long way to go for the state to become a nationally renowned hub of innovation. Seed- and early-stage companies based in Ohio received […]
Stark State, Akron Children’s Hospital team for state-tested nursing assistance programs By CRAIN’S AKRON BUSINESS AKRON (OH) Akron Children’s Hospital Stark State College of Technology Akron Children’s Hospital and Stark State College have partnered to offer state tested nursing assistance programs. By CRAIN’S AKRON BUSINESS Stark State College and Akron Children’s Hospital are teaming up […]

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