2012 News Archive

by Effie Tsengas
November 27, 2012 - 10:33am
The Kent State University School of Art Gallery will present the work of several Kent State Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates as part of the BFA Gala on Monday, Dec. 3, through Friday, Dec. 7 The gallery will host a reception Thursday, Dec. 6, from 5-7 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. The School of Art Gallery is located in the Art Building at 400 Janik Drive on the Kent Campus.
by Effie Tsengas
November 27, 2012 - 10:33am
The Kent State University Fashion School's TechStyleLAB will present a special holiday workshop "Introduction to Digital Textile Printing: How to Create a Scarf" on Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 5-6:30 p.m. in the June F. Mohler Fashion Library in Rockwell Hall at 515 Hilltop Drive, just behind the Kent State University Museum. Cost per person is $50 and can be paid by cash or check. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 330-672-1635 or emailing tslab@kent.edu.
by Effie Tsengas
November 26, 2012 - 10:33am
The Kent State University School of Theatre and Dance will present an evening of choreography created by dance faculty members on Nov. 30-Dec. 2. "Dance '12: Winterplay" will be presented on Friday, Nov. 30, and Saturday, Dec. 1, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2, at 2 p.m. in E. Turner Stump Theatre in the Music and Speech Building at 1325 Theatre Drive. Tickets are $16 for adults, $14 for Kent State faculty, staff and alumni, $12 for seniors, $8 for students under 18 years of age or with college ID.
by Aaron Chimenti
November 26, 2012 - 10:33am
Cheer on the Kent State Golden Flashes before they leave for the 2012 MAC Championship
by Eric Mansfield
November 26, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State University President Lester A. Lefton said he has never been more confident that a major investment in the university and the surrounding downtown area will make a significant impact on the region’s future, but he also admits he is simultaneously concerned for thousands of students who rely on Federal Pell Grants to attend college.  In a recent interview with WKYC-TV (Channel 3), Lefton said that downtown and university investments have already created more than 1,000 jobs through ongoing public-private partnerships.
by Athletics
November 23, 2012 - 10:33am
The Kent State Golden Flashes finished the regular season on a roll, winning their 10th straight game with a 28-6 victory over Ohio University Friday at Dix Stadium. With a best-ever 11-1 record (8-0 in conference play), Kent State moves on to play Northern Illinois in the Mid-American Conference Championship game Nov. 30 at Ford Field in Detroit, MI.
by Françoise Massardier-Kenney
November 21, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State University’s Institute for Applied Linguistics will host Anthony Pym, a leading translation studies scholar, during the third annual Gregory M. Shreve Lecture Series. Pym will speak about radical asymmetry in cross-cultural communication on Friday, Nov. 30, at 3:30 p.m. in Room 112-A in Satterfield Hall. This event is free and open to the public.
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
November 19, 2012 - 12:19pm
TV2, Kent State University’s student-run television station was named the College Media Association Pinnacle Awards’ 2012 “TV Station of the Year” at the College Media Advisers’ annual fall convention in Chicago, Ill. The station also won the award for “Best TV Sportscast.” In order to be a finalist, TV2, KentWired and KSUBuzz had one of the top three entries in five separate categories of the Pinnacle Awards, out of 18 total categories.
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
November 19, 2012 - 12:08pm
It is unusual to find someone who does not have a cell phone these days. It is even more unusual to find a cell phone without a camera. Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication has a photojournalism program, as well as photography classes. So, why not create a class about cell phone photography?
by Emily Vincent
November 19, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State University has announced the finalists in the competition to select an architecture firm to design the new building for the College of Architecture and Environmental Design. The four teams selected for the last stage of the design competition are:

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