Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 4:34pm

In observance of Labor Day, Kent State University will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, and will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 2.

  • The University Library will be open 24 hours on Labor Day.
  • The Student Recreation and Wellness Center will have adjusted hours – 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Have a safe and happy holiday!

 

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 4:34pm

Kent State University and Ohio University will be rivals on the gridiron Saturday to kick off both schools’ football seasons, but the presidents of these conference foes have announced plans to be teammates in future educational collaborations.

Kent State President Beverly Warren and Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis have known one another and worked together for many years, dating back to their time at Virginia Commonwealth University.  

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 4:34pm

Kent State University welcomes the Class of 2018!

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:35pm

Adolfo Roitman, Ph.D., curator of the Shrine of the Book, which houses the Dead Sea Scroll collection at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, will speak about “The Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls for Judaism and Christianity” at Kent State University on Thursday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m. in the Kent Student Center Kiva. A dessert reception will follow the lecture. The event is free and open to the public.

The lecture is presented by Kent State’s Jewish Studies Program, with support from the College of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Philosophy.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:35pm

 

Kent State University will host the annual 2013 European Society for Research on Adolescence (EARA)/Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) Summer School from June 16-22. The summer school brings together established researchers, who are recognized for their expertise and teaching abilities, and doctoral students from around the globe for six intensive days of research training.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:35pm

Dear Colleagues:

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:34pm

Members of the Kent State community are encouraged to show their Kent State pride by wearing blue and gold on Fridays.Kent State University has established a new Kent State tradition called Blue and Gold Friday.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:34pm

Big data. Big search. Big opportunities. Big complications. And big implications for the First Amendment, privacy, information security and the media. The tenth annual Poynter Kent State Media Ethics Workshop will focus on the big question of “Data Minefields?” and will take place in Kent State University’s Franklin Hall on Thursday, Sept. 18.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:34pm

Grant McGimpsey, Ph.D., has chosen to return to a faculty position, after having served successfully as vice president of research and sponsored programs at Kent State University for the past three years. He has agreed to remain in the position until a successor is in place.Grant McGimpsey, Ph.D.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 1:53pm

Kent State University’s College of Arts and Sciences will co-host a lecture, “Covering the Egyptian Uprising,” by Sharif Abdel Kouddous on Nov. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the Kent Student Center Kiva on the Kent Campus. Visitor parking is available in the Kent Student Center visitor lot on Summit Street. The night before, on Nov. 6, Kouddous will lead a conversation about the Middle East that is co-sponsored by the City Club of Cleveland at The Happy Dog, located at 5801 Detroit Ave. in Cleveland, at 7:30 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public.   
 

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