Calendar of Events
Whether you're an international or domestic student, faculty or staff, community member or just passing through, you'll find something for you on the calendar below. Check often for announcements of everything from concerts to workshops and festivals to sightseeing trips, all with the power to broaden your understanding of the world.
Also here is a quick list of upcoming trips and outings, events and happenings sponsored or supported by the Office of Global Education and our friends:
- May 30: Memorial Day (U.S. Observed), University Closed
- June 11: Global Gateway Day, Campus Center, Stark Campus (map), 11:00 to 2:00. Event is free and open to the public.
- August 21: Welcome Picnic for International Students, Van Campen Lawn, 3:00 to 6:00 pm
- August 22: Fall International Student Orienation, Kent Student Center Ballroom, Morning Session 8:00 am, Afternoon Session 12:30 pm.
- August 22: International Bowling Night, Twinstar Lanes Bowling Center, Kent, OH, 6:00 to 8:00 pm.
- August 23: International Graduate Student Orientation (GSO), Kent Student Center Ballroom, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
- August 23: International Student Resource Fair, 2nd Floor Hallway, Kent Student Center, 11:00 am to 1:30 pm.
- August 24: International Graduate Student Orientation (Teaching Assistants), Kent Student Center Ballroom, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
- August 24: Destination Kent State (Mandaotry for new freshmen), Governance Chamber, Kent Student Center, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
- August 25 to 28: Welcome Weekend 2016, Various times, dates and venues
- September 10: 2nd Annual Run the World 5K Run/Walk 2016, Risman Plaza, 8:30 am.
- Setpember 30: International Homecoming Celebration. Time, date and location to be announced.
- October 1: Homecoming