Flowers in full bloom in the Murin Gardens near the Kent State Library.
Flowers in full bloom in the Murin Gardens near the Kent State Library.


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Friday, July 31, 2015 - 3:37pm

Chad Lewis, a graduate student in the School of Visual Communication Design at Kent State University, has hammered out a career in illustration by penning his version of Thor’s origin story for the latest Marvel Avengers comic.


Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 10:35am

Photo of Anna Hoffman (Photo credit: Alex Ledet)Communication studies student’s project earns international media attention for research efforts

Monday, July 27, 2015 - 9:17am

Kent State University has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, which is the highest federal recognition an institution can receive for its commitment to community, service-learning and civic engagement. 

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 11:27am

Photo of Stephanie HaughStephanie Haugh of Kent State University’s women’s soccer team has been named the female recipient of the 2015 Bob James Memorial Award by the Mid-American Conference Faculty Athletics Representatives. The announcement was made by the league office today.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 2:52pm

Photo of Doug Steidl with studentsFor a fifth time, university employees give Kent State high marks 

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 11:57am

The Kent State University Museum will be closed for maintenance on Saturday, July 25, and will reopen Sunday, July 26. Sunday hours are noon to 4:45 p.m. 

For additional information, please call the museum at 330-672-3450 or visit

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Monday, July 20, 2015 - 4:01pm

The final public meeting for the Kent State University Airport Master Plan has been scheduled for Tuesday, July 28, from 6-8 p.m. at the Stow-Munroe Falls High School Auditorium, located at 3227 Graham Road in Stow, Ohio. The first public meeting was held in 2013 to introduce the project to the community and seek input about the airport’s future. During the second public meeting in November 2014, the public had an opportunity to review and provide comments on the alternatives’ development and evaluation.

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 9:31am

The opportunity to travel abroad for the first time for some Kent State University students came through a summer internship program in Florence, Italy. 

“I had been waiting for an opportunity to travel abroad,” said Andrea Sutton, a Kent State hospitality management student. “And now I’ve been able to fulfill my dream, and it was everything I imagined and more.”