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Monday, December 7, 2015 - 9:38am

Recently, Kent State University has received two honors recognizing the university’s commitment to student success. Both awards involve the University College and its Exploration Plan Program, which helps exploratory students shift to a degree-granting program and encourages student success.

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 9:33am

The Kent State University community gave generously on Giving Tuesday this Dec. 1, far exceeding expectations. As promised, President Beverly Warren personally matched $25,000 in a gift to the Distinctive Kent State Fund, a fund that will support the university’s five priorities for a distinctive Kent State.

 

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 2:20pm

Photo of Kent State President Beverly Warren, Flash and studentsKent State University is one of 17 colleges and universities nationwide being honored by University Business magazine, a leading publication for senior managers at colleges and universities throughout the Unite

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 2:56pm

What was once an old, abandoned woodshed from the early 1900s, eventually evolved into a controversial and well-known piece of art.

 

 

“Nobody was planning on a world-famous work of art,” said Brinsley Tyrrell, Kent State University professor emeritus. “It happened and became famous.”

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 2:05pm

The Kent State University Board of Trustees will hold its next regular business meeting Tuesday, Dec. 8. The Board is scheduled to convene at 2 p.m. in the Community Room, third floor of Akron Children’s Hospital, which is located at 215 West Bowery St., Akron, Ohio.

Trustees will start the meeting in executive session from 7:45-9:15 a.m. in the Community Room to consider specific topics as provided for under Ohio’s “Sunshine Law.”

Board committees will meet as follows:

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 9:16am

Kent State University’s Fraternity and Sorority Life recently hosted Songfest, its largest annual philanthropic event. After totaling ticket sales, fundraising efforts and some last-minute donations, the Greek community was able to raise $56,500 for the King Kennedy Community Center.   

This breaks the record previously set in 2013 when Kent State’s Greek community raised $49,027 for RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network).   

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 3:38pm

Happy Thankgsiving! Watch this video to find out what members of the Kent State University community, including President Beverly Warren, are thankful for this year.

 

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 10:23am

Kent State University President Beverly Warren has announced that she will personally match all gifts up to a total of $25,000 for donations made to Kent State on Dec. 1, which is Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global day of philanthropy after the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

 

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 10:10am

Kent State University President Beverly Warren has announced that she will personally match all gifts up to a total of $25,000 for donations made to Kent State on Dec. 1, which is Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global day of philanthropy after the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 2:12pm

The fourth floor of the Kent State University Main Library is the ultimate study space, complete with treadmill desks, cozy seats and the Math Emporium. But where are the books?

 

 

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