Thomas "TJ" Laryea, '26

Thomas "TJ" Laryea, '26 (he/him)

Emerging Media and Technology Major

TJ is a sophomore Emerging Media and Technology major and Digital Media Production minor from Macomb, Michigan. On campus, TJ works for Kent State’s in-house design agency, IdeaBase, as a web designer. When he is not working or in class, TJ also runs his own photography business!  

“I am passionate about Kent State and subsequently CCI because they both create opportunities to try new things and branch out from your comfort zone to explore aspects of yourself you never knew you had.”