College of Arts & Sciences News

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:10pm
A Kent State University assistant dean runs 200 miles for his daughter and all other families touched by multiple sclerosis. 
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:59am
Kent State University Assistant Professor Jennifer Mapes, Ph.D., was honored with the Volunteer of the Year award by Main Street Kent during the organization’s annual aw
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 1:18pm
Kent State’s Wick Poetry Center to benefit from grant
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 9:45am
Scientists at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands and Kent State University in Ohio have developed a new material that can undulate and therefore propel itself forward under the influence of light. To achieve this, the scientists clamp a strip of this polymer ma...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 11:28am
Kent State University faculty and students in the Department of Physics, in the College of Arts and Sciences, recently played a key role in using a new silicon detector technology to examine nuclear collisions that recreate the Big Bang on a tiny scale in the U.S. Department of E...
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 2:41pm
When someone suffers a stroke, traumatic brain injury, or brain tumor, one of the common symptoms is aphasia, a disorder that arises from damage to portions of the brain, usually the left side, that are responsible for language. It impairs the expression and understanding of lang...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:55am
Kent State University’s Institute for Applied Linguistics has received a grant for $1 million from the Gawlicki Family Foundation of Hartford, Connecticut, to fund the development of a state-of-the-art distance learning translation studies program. The Institute for Applied Lingu...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 10:57am
Kent State University Distinguished Professor of Human Evolutionary Studies C. Owen Lovejoy, Ph.D., received the President's Medal from President Beverly Warren during the One University Commencement Ceremony on May 13 in Dix Stadium. The President’s Medal is the highest honor co...
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:07am
Updated 5/2/17 - Please note that the 47th annual commemoration on May 4 at noon has been moved to the Kent Student Center Ballroom due to the weather. Lecia Brooks of the Southern Poverty Law Center to serve as keynote speaker
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 3:19pm
A Kent State University summer program that teaches foreign languages to high school students has received federal funding for the 10th consecutive year. Professors Brian Baer, Ph.D., and Theresa Minick of Kent State’s Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies in the Co...