Success Stories Archive

A crowd gathered under a tent listens to a few words by Robert Sines, interim dean of Kent State's College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology.
by Morgan Jupina
April 23, 2014 - 10:56am
Kent State University faculty, staff and students will notice a new building on the Kent Campus this fall when the university welcomes the College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology to the Science Mall. A midpoint construction event, themed “Science Springs Forward,” took place Wednesday, April 23, on the Science Mall in front of Henderson Hall and the construction site of the new building.
Artem Zvavitch, an associate professor and graduate coordinator in the Department of Mathematical Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences, teaches graduate students in the Mathematics and Computer Science Building. Zvavith has been selected as the university’s Scholar of the Month.
by University Communications and Marketing
April 7, 2014 - 9:22am
Scholar of the MonthArtem ZvavitchAssociate Professor of Mathematical SciencesCollege of Arts and Sciences2004-present Artem Zvavitch is an associate professor and graduate coordinator in the Department of Mathematical Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences. His research focuses on the novel interface of Functional and Harmonic Analysis, Convex Geometry and Probability Theory.
Undergraduate Students Research Objectification of Women on TV
by Shannen Laur
February 19, 2014 - 11:32am
Previous research says female members of Generation Y are likely to have low self-esteem, resulting in negative behavior because of how women are portrayed in the media, but on the contrary, three undergraduate students from Kent State University have found this is not always true.
A Kent State student smiles after receiving her diploma during a Commencement ceremony held in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center.
by University Communications and Marketing
December 17, 2013 - 3:23am
Kent State University congratulates its new graduates. The university held its fall 2013 Commencement ceremonies for the Kent Campus on Dec. 13 and Dec. 14 at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center). Kent State conferred 1,984 degrees, including 1,544 bachelor’s degrees, 390 master’s degrees, 47 doctoral degrees and three educational specialist degrees.
Kent State Police Officer Anne Spahr poses on Front Campus with Coco, Kent State’s new police dog. Together, they form Kent State Police Services’ first K-9 unit.
by Bryan Webb and Amanda Lang
December 4, 2013 - 10:31am
A new four-legged friend has come to the Kent Campus as Kent State University’s Police Services welcomed Coco, a 2-year-old German Shepherd who, together with her partner Officer Anne Spahr, form Kent State Police Services’ first K-9 unit. Coco is trained in evidence search and recovery, area searches and tracking, but is mainly trained for explosives detection and can recognize more than a dozen related odors.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson Comes to Kent State for Presidential Speaker Series
by University Communications and Marketing
August 30, 2013 - 2:23am
UPDATE: All general admission and student tickets for the Kent Student Center Ballroom as well as all general admission tickets for the Kiva simulcast have been taken. We'll see you in September!
Christopher P. Banks has been selected as Kent State University’s Scholar of the Month. Banks is an associate professor of political science in the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State.
by Emily Vincent
April 29, 2013 - 10:32am
Christopher Banks' scholarship focuses on law, justice and the courts. He is a frequent guest on local and national news programs following Supreme Court decisions. His most recent book is titled The U.S. Supreme Court and New Federalism. Christopher P. Banks Associate Professor of Political Science College of Arts and Sciences 2006-present
Incoming freshmen at Kent State enjoy a back-to-school gathering on the all-weather track behind DeWeese Health Center.
by Emily Vincent
October 5, 2012 - 11:38am
Kent State University has increased enrollment, surpassing last year’s record and reaching a new all-time high with the release of the university’s official 15th day census data. For the eight-campus system, Kent State reports a strong enrollment of 42,513 students for the Fall 2012 semester. In Fall 2011, overall enrollment was 42,185 students. The unduplicated (or preponderant) headcount at the Kent Campus increased by 2.85 percent to 27,706 students with the number of full-time equivalent students, or FTEs, up 3.16 percent, so students are taking more hours.

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