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Friday, April 10, 2015 - 10:19am

Photo of student in Kent State's Fashion SchoolThe Fashion School at Kent State University is currently accepting applications for the Summer Fashion School Academy, a one-week program that introduces high school students to key areas in fashion design and merchandising. 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 4:03pm

A conference on creating healthy, sustainable communities across Ohio will take place at the Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center on April 13 and 14. “GreenTown at Kent” will bring together the public and private sectors from around Ohio to work toward creating healthy, sustainable communities. Attendees will experience the revitalized downtown Kent, learn how to create walkable, bikeable communities and explore topics, such as clean water, local food, outdoor space and how to create socially responsible businesses.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 3:36pm

CNN anchor Carol Costello says she was intrigued to hear what millennials have to say about forgoing marriage.

Costello recently met with students from her alma mater, Kent State University, to share career advice. In return, she asked students about their views on marriage.

Learn more from CNN about what Costello and students had to say. 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 3:19pm

Kent State has set its sights on becoming one of the top 200 research universities in the country.

Rick Armon, from the Akron Beacon Journal, reports on how Kent State wants to double the amount of research money coming into the school in the next five years.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 11:40am

National Alcohol Screening Day returns to Kent State University for its 15th year. National Alcohol Screening Day is a promotional outreach effort to reduce and prevent at-risk drinking by providing anonymous screening for alcohol-use disorders. The event, which is free and open to the public, takes place April 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the second floor of the Kent Student Center.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 10:52am

Kent State Grad Killed in the Line of Duty Honored Through 5K Run, Book Release and Hollywood Movie

Army 1st Lt. Ashley White-Stumpf always had a smile on her face. Those who knew her will never forget the tenderness and incredible strength behind it.

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 12:07pm

Kent State University freshman Javier Ojeda risked losing it all if surgery to stop bleeding in his brain did not go as planned. Ojeda faced losing the use of his arms, going into a coma, or even dying.

But the night before Easter, Ojeda amazingly walked out of the hospital.

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 10:48am

Scholar of the Month
Sergey Anokhin
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
College of Business Administration
2006-present

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 10:46am

Scholar of the Month
Sergey Anokhin
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
College of Business Administration
2006-present

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 10:34am

The Kent Interhall Council will host Lil’ Sibs Weekend from Friday, April 10, to Sunday, April 12. This weekend is a longstanding tradition for Kent State University faculty, staff and students and their families. 

The Kent Interhall Council chose the theme for this year, called “Kentcation: A Sibs Getaway.” 

The weekend offers a full schedule of programs and events. After check-in, Kent Interhall Council will feature several programs to engage attendees, as well as the dive-in movie at the Student Wellness and Recreation Center pool.

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