News

Sunday, March 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Due to concerns about the weather, the schedule for the next regular meeting of the Kent State University Board of Trustees on Wednesday, March 12, has been revised. The Board now will convene at 10:30 a.m. in the George Urban Board of Trustees Conference Room, which is located o...
Monday, March 5, 2012 - 12:00am
University’s partnership with designer’s foundation focuses on caring for the caregiver.
Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 12:00am
For the third consecutive year, the biggest rivalry in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) will be brought to the national spotlight this Friday, March 2, when Kent State hosts Akron on ESPN2 at 7 pm.  Tickets for the game are still available, but fans better act fast as the Memori...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 12:00am
From 1982 to 2012, famous Italian sights like Florence’s cathedral, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Colosseum or Venice’s Grand Canal probably haven’t changed much. However, the person behind the lens in 1982 and 2012 will be different.  When Kent State student Lydia Coutré, a jun...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
A feverish Kent State (19-7) rally in the final nine minutes wasn't quite enough in an 80-73 loss to College of Charleston (17-11) in a Sears BracketBuster contest Saturday night at in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center. The Golden Flashes had their second game winning...
Monday, February 13, 2012 - 12:00am
Dr. Todd Diacon has been selected as the new senior vice president for academic affairs and provost at Kent State University. Kent State President Lester A. Lefton introduced Diacon to the Kent State community today.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 12:00am
A book celebrating 75 years of locally owned, downtown Kent restaurant and pub Ray’s Place will share the stories of its employees and customers over the years. Kent State University Associate Professor Patrick O’Connor of the School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies,...
Monday, January 23, 2012 - 12:00am
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, activist, social critic and one of the nation’s most notable African-American leaders, was the keynote speaker at Kent State University’s 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Thursday, Jan. 26, at the Kent Student Center. The theme for this year...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 4:00am
A Salute to Service was the theme for Kent State University’s annual Veterans Day observance. This year’s program took place Wednesday, Nov. 7, at 11 a.m. on Risman Plaza. Eric Mansfield, a Kent State employee and former Cleveland journalist, gave brief remarks. Mansfield is a r...
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 12:00am
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has announced a $300,000 grant to Kent State University for its future May 4 Visitors Center. The May 4 Visitors Center was one of 249 humanities projects that will receive support from the independent federal agency. For this award...

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