Past Events

Karaoke every friday during spring semester


Every Friday of the semester starting January 22 |  8:00pm – 10:00pm | The Rathskeller

Karaoke night is a time where students can practice their vocals, or just come to have a good time. Equipped with both old school and new school hits from various genres, students are sure to find a song that suits them and the audience.

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Mystic Mondays

September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 | 11:00am -1:00pm | The Nest

Mystic Mondays is a midday getaway for students to get tarot card readings, palm readings, and even henna tattoos.

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Spa Days

September 2, 9, 16, 23, 29 | 12:00pm-2:00pm | The Nest

Get pampered and learn about all the latest spa-like treatments. These events often include the opportunity to make your own spa kit!

33rd Black Squirrel Festival Poster

33rd annual black squirrel festival

September 5 | Noon - 6pm | Risman Plaza


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Cake Decorating

September 9, 16, 23 | 6:00pm-7:00pm | Eastway Demo Kitchen


Speed Dating

September 25 | 6:00pm – 9:00pm | Room 306 KSC

Come and enjoy a fun night with your peers. Tonight we will explore the sea and see just how many fishes there are out there. This is not your usual speed dating event. Here you don't have to come looking to walk away with a date but a chance to meet new people and break through that awkward ice breaker with some fun games and some small talk. Whether you walk away with a date or with some new friends; either way you are still a winner here at Speed Dating.



Rock the Runway 2014

March 8 | 8 PM | KSC Ballroom

The 10th annual Rock the Runway fashion show is on Saturday, March 8th in the Kent Student Center Ballroom. Fashion is merely the catalyst to create a show that is fun and entertaining, while allowing Kent State students of all different majors an opportunity to showcase their talents. This year’s design theme is The Second British Invasion featuring New Wave music by British artists.  Contestants will submit a line consisting of three pieces inspired by the theme. At least one representation of the British flag must be present in the line. Read more...