2012 News Archive

by Lindsay Kuntzman
October 29, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State University’s Homecoming took place Saturday, Oct. 20. Sponsored by the Kent State University Alumni Association, the day was filled with tradition and exciting activities. One highlight includes The Golden Flashes win over the Western Michigan Broncos, 41-24.
by School of Visual Communication Design
October 29, 2012 - 9:34am
Adjunct Instructor Bob Kelemen earned an Award of Excellence for a poster he designed for the Hatch Show Print visit to the Type High Press last spring. The competition was part of the 42nd Annual Conference of the University and College Designers Association (UCDA), which was held in Montreal, Canada from Oct. 13-16. The UCDA Design Competition evaluated more than 1,100 print and digital media entries and gave only 163 awards. Kelemen’s design was one of 150 Awards of Excellence.
by Athletics
October 28, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State beats Rutgers, 35-23, and advances to a six-game winning streak on Saturday, Oct. 27, at High Point Stadium. This makes it the first time the Golden Flashes have beat a ranked team in 23 tries. Facts In A Flash
by Jennifer Kramer
October 26, 2012 - 10:33am
Dwayne Bray, senior coordinating producer for ESPN, will visit Kent State University in November to share insight into how ESPN manages to balance its journalistic duties and its business relationships with the top sports leagues and conferences whose games it broadcasts.
by School of Visual Communication Design
October 26, 2012 - 9:28am
The CIA is visiting campus to hire a graphic designer – print, a web designer/developer and an interactive multimedia designer. Student Internships are also available.
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
October 26, 2012 - 3:27am
Dwayne Bray, senior coordinating producer for ESPN, will visit Kent State University in November to share insight into how ESPN manages to balance its journalistic duties and its business relationships with the top sports leagues and conferences whose games it broadcasts. Bray, who oversees reporters for ESPN's well-respected "Outside the Lines" and "SportsCenter" programs, will share some of his team's work and "give the 30,000-foot view of ESPN, including newsgathering, production and competing in today's media world."
by Emily Vincent
October 24, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State University has been named a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs magazine for the fourth year in a row. In addition, Kent State University at Ashtabula and Kent State University at Tuscarawas also received the honors, both for the third year in a row.
by Bob Burford
October 24, 2012 - 10:33am
Kent State University’s College of Nursing has been selected as a recipient of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Innovations in Professional Nursing Education Award. The awards program recognizes the outstanding work of AACN member schools to re-envision traditional models for nursing education and lead programmatic change. 
by Bob Burford
October 23, 2012 - 10:33am
Researchers from Kent State University’s Department of Geology have been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to study diversity, evolution and extinction in crabs, lobsters, and shrimps. The $100,000, two-year grant will fund the study of this economically important, diverse group of animals whose geologic history extends back 400 million years.
by School of Journalism and Mass Communication
October 22, 2012 - 2:28am
With a grant from the Herbert W. Hoover Foundation, Kent State University at Stark students have set out to find what exactly is contaminating the Nimishillen Creek watershed. This project, called “Making the Invisible Visible: Water Quality in Stark County,” is led by Kent State Stark with participation from Walsh University, Malone University, Stark State College and the University of Mount Union.

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