News Archive

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 3:37pm

From replacing windows and roofs, to restoring stone facades, Kent State University gave College Planning & Management magazine a tour of campus and all of its new construction and renovation projects.

Monday, October 26, 2015 - 1:34pm

Photo of film director Oliver Stone at the May 4 Visitors CenterKent State University’s May 4 Visitors Center has been selected by the International Society for Landscape, Place and Material Culture (ISLPMC) to receive its Historic Preservation Certificate of Merit.

Monday, October 26, 2015 - 11:07am

Yvette Mendoza and David Pittman are a match made at Kent State University.

Mendoza is the administrative assistant in the Kent Student Center. She met Pittman through student organizations, and the two got married on campus in September.

“We don’t really need anything,” Mendoza said. “At that point we decided to do a scholarship.”

Monday, October 26, 2015 - 9:56am

In the spirit of Halloween, University Communications and Marketing at Kent State University created six Kent State-themed pumpkin carving stencils – Spooky KSU, KSU Vampire, Flash Ghost, Flash Fright, Excellent Pumpkin and Dawn of KSU.

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 8:24am

This year, the Cleveland Botanical Gardens installed five locally designed treehouses as part of its "Branch Out" exhibit. Four of the five treehouses were designed or constructed by graduates from Kent State's College of Architecture and Environmental Design.

Learn more about "Branch Out"


Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 3:38pm

Photo of Kent State student in the College of Business AdministrationKent State University’s College of Business Administration is once again among the most outstanding business schools, according to The Princeton Review’s Best 295 Business Schools: 2016 Edition.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 4:35pm

Photo from Kent State's Olga A. Mural Simulation LabHospitals around the country are implementing smart-pump IV technology to help prevent medication errors which claim the lives of some 400,000 people each year, according to a study in the Journal of Patient Safety.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 12:07pm

Photo of Maxim DzeroMaxim Dzero, Ph.D., assistant professor of physics in Kent State University’s College of Arts and Sciences, has been granted $302,796 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his project titled “Spins and Knots: The Rise of Topology in F-Orbital Materials.” The focus of this project is to conduct theoretical research aimed at better understanding electron-

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 12:30pm

Photo of Connie SchultzKent State University’s College of Communication and Information and its School of Journalism and Mass Communication will welcome alumna and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Connie Schultz to its faculty this spring.

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 9:51am

The total number of students involved in Fraternity and Sorority Life organizations has reached more than 2,000 for the first time in Kent State University history. Fraternity and Sorority Life oversees opportunities for involvement in these student groups and works closely with the Panhellenic Council, Interfraternity Council and the Integrated Greek Council.

A total of 2,228 students are involved with Fraternity and Sorority Life at Kent State, which is up from last spring’s total of 1,950 members.