University of Akron music professor and composer Daniel McCarthy is one of three composers to win the 2013 Doc Severinsen International Composition Contest.
Cindy Deng, a junior Kent State public relations major, was the first runner-up for the scholarship and will also be awarded a one-year membership to PRSA. Caprez and Deng are both officers of PRSA's student organization, PRSSA, at Kent State.
The Akron Area Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) awarded Kent State University student Meghan Caprez its David A. Meeker Scholarship.
Akron General Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service volunteer, Mary Ellen Yeager, was recently recognized with an award by Midwest Care Alliance, the state association for hospices.