2012 News Archive

by University Communications & Marketing
September 13, 2012 - 10:33am
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Kent State University Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg took place on Sept. 12 at the center’s location at 2745 Creekside Drive in Twinsburg, Ohio. The event celebrated Kent State’s commitment to providing students with expanded pathways to affordable and accessible higher education.
by Bob Burford
September 12, 2012 - 10:33am
Alex Evans of Hubbard, Ohio, has been appointed by Gov. John Kasich to serve as a student member of the Kent State University Board of Trustees. His term began on Aug. 13, 2012, and ends May 26, 2014.
by Emily Vincent
September 12, 2012 - 10:33am
New commercials for Kent State University begin airing today as the university debuts a new television campaign. The new campaign builds on the university’s successful “Experience for Life” series that launched September 2010.
by Emily Vincent
September 12, 2012 - 10:33am
At Kent State University, the phrase “four more years” has nothing to do with politics. It refers to the time frame for a physical transformation of the university’s Kent Campus that will be historic in size, scope and significance. That time frame became official today (Sept. 12) when the university’s Board of Trustees authorized the university to move forward with four, major capital projects on the Kent Campus totaling nearly $150 million.
by Emily Vincent
September 10, 2012 - 10:34am
The fall 2012 Bowman Breakfast will be held at Kent State University in the Kent Student Center Ballroom on Wednesday, Oct. 3. The featured speaker is Kent State Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon, who joined the university in April. Diacon’s talk is titled “Why I Chose (and Love) Kent State.”
by Bob Burford
September 7, 2012 - 10:34am
The 16th Aviation Heritage Fair will be held Saturday, Sept. 15, from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Kent State University Airport, located at 4020 Kent Road in Stow, Ohio. The fair, a celebration of aviation education past, present and future, is presented by Kent State University’s Aeronautics Program with support from the Stow-Munroe Falls Kiwanis Club.
by Emily Vincent
September 6, 2012 - 10:34am
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Kent State University Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at noon, at the center’s location at 2745 Creekside Drive in Twinsburg, Ohio. The event will celebrate Kent State’s commitment to providing students with expanded pathways to affordable and accessible higher education.
by Emily Vincent
September 5, 2012 - 10:34am
The Kent State University Board of Trustees will hold its next regular business meeting Wednesday, Sept. 12. The Board will convene at 1:45 p.m. in Classroom 113/115 of the Kent State University Regional Academic Center, which is located in Twinsburg at 2745 Creekside Drive (accessible from I-480 off of Route 91). The new, 44,000-square-foot facility will be formally dedicated during an outdoor ceremony at noon.
by Alexandria Rhodes
September 5, 2012 - 10:34am
For Kent State electronic media major Katy Coduto, working this summer as a publicity intern at renowned record label company Warner Brothers Records was a dream come true. Coduto, who also is the program director at Kent State’s TV2, has always wanted to work in publicity and public relations. “I realize how lucky I am to be working at Warner Brothers,” Coduto said. “I love publicity and public relations, and this is only solidifying in my mind that I’ve chosen a career I am going to love.” Working at Warner Brothers Records
by Emily Vincent
September 5, 2012 - 10:34am
As Kent State University begins a new academic year, the university is also welcoming a new freshman class that is already making a strong impression. Freshmen enrolled at the Kent Campus for the Fall 2012 Semester have the best academic profile in Kent State history. The average high school grade point average of a Kent State freshman is 3.27.

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