College of Arts & Sciences News

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 2:37pm

Immediately following the groundbreaking for the new Integrated Sciences Building, join us for a showcase of science and technology demonstrations, along with refreshments, music and fun, on the Student Green from 2:30-4:30.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 4:01pm

Photo of Richard AlleyThe third annual Water Research Symposium at Kent State University will be held Oct. 14-15 at the Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center in downtown Kent, Ohio. This year, the symposium is co-sponsored by the National Academy of Science with additional support from the Cleveland Water Alliance. The event is free and open to the public.

Monday, September 28, 2015 - 12:20pm

Rendering 1 of Integrated Sciences Building - South ViewThe groundbreaking for Kent State University’s new Integrated Sciences Building will be Oct. 2 from 2-5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Friday, September 18, 2015 - 11:18am

Four Kent State University professors in the College of Arts and Sciences are working together to organize a forum series called Safe Spaces, designed to immerse students in discussions with faculty, staff and the public on important national and global issues. 

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 11:39am

Photo of Glenn H. BrownThe Glenn H. Brown Liquid Crystal Institute® and the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University will host a 50th anniversary celebration of the institute on Friday, Sept. 25, starting at 10 a.m. in the Kent Student Center Kiva on the Kent Campus.

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 11:52am

Photo of Susanna FeinKent State University English Professor Susanna Fein, Ph.D., in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a $114,616 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 4:49pm

Photo of Laura Schuch and Andrew CurtisKent State University Geography Professor Andrew Curtis and his doctoral student Laura Schuch, in the College of Arts and Sciences, have developed mapping approaches that can help predict neighborhood lead exposure in children which continues to be a health concern in older neighborhoods, including se

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10:22am

When Michael Guastella was selected to participate in Kent State University’s Columbus Program in Intergovernmental Issues, he was excited and honored to be a part of the exclusive internship program.  He never expected that the experience he gained would lead to a full-time position as a constituent aide in Ohio Governor John Kasich’s office less than a year later. 

Guastella, a Solon, Ohio native, interned for a law firm and worked on Kasich’s successful re-election campaign in the fall of 2014 while he was in the Columbus program. 

Monday, July 13, 2015 - 3:00pm

Photo of Michael StricklandA physics professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University recently received a $307,000, two-year grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to support the development of a novel approach to studying non-equilibrium dynamics in the quark gluon plasma (QGP). 

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 10:47am

Photo of Angus FletcherKent State University’s College of Arts and Sciences will host a four-day international conference on the humanities at the Kent State Hotel and Conference Center at 215 S. Depeyster St. in downtown Kent, Ohio.