News Archive

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:44am
Kent State University holds its 47th annual commemoration of May 4, 1970, with events taking place May 3 and 4. The annual commemoration is hosted by the May 4 Task Force, a student organization on campus. All of the events will be held on the university’s Kent Campus and are fre...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:47pm
The protected prairie surrounding Kent State University’s Student Recreation and Wellness Center will be burned on Wednesday, April 26, at approximately 10 a.m. to allow for new growth during the summer season. The city of Kent Fire Department will conduct the burning of the prai...
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 3:19pm
A Kent State University summer program that teaches foreign languages to high school students has received federal funding for the 10th consecutive year. Professors Brian Baer, Ph.D., and Theresa Minick of Kent State’s Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies in the Co...
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:31pm
The No. 15 Kent State University women’s golf team won its 19th straight Mid-American Conference (MAC) Women’s Golf Championship on April 23 at the Silver Lake Country Club in Silver Lake, Ohio.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 10:03am
At the inaugural March for Science, a global demonstration centered in Washington, D.C., a special edition of the Wick Poetry Center's Traveling Stanzas titled Science Stanzas will provide an opportunity for participa...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 2:28pm
Kent State University is honored to welcome Academy Award-winning actress and author Octavia Spencer as the keynote speaker for the first university-wide Commencement ceremony on May 13.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 8:28am
Kent State University’s 23rd annual FlashFest will host rap duo Rae Sremmurd and pop artist Sammy Adams on April 20. Hosted by the Kent State’s Undergraduate Student Government, FlashFest will take place at two locations on the Kent Campus. The first part of the show will begin a...
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 8:42am
Kent Interhall Council will host Kent State University students, faculty, staff and their families for Sibs and Kids Weekend on April 21-23. This year’s theme is Cirque du Sib, featuring events and activities inspired by the circus and gymnastics. Activities include inflatables i...
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 8:14am
Kent State's Gemma Casadesus Smith is studying why women are more likely to develop Alzheimer's. 
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 11:04am
Kent State receives $450,000 in grants to help prevent sexual harassment and assault, relationship violence and stalking.