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Samantha Brown says that today’s leaders could learn a lot from The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Kent, Ohio, January 17, 2017 —The Uumbaji Art Gallery located in Kent State University’s Oscar Ritchie Hall, is pleased to present “The Real Africa: Images from Ghana.”  The exhibit will show from January 24 to February 16, 2017.  An opening reception will take place Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. with an artist presentation at 5:30 p.m. Gallery hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  The exhibit is free and open to the public. 

Kent State University at Tuscarawas will hold Blue Gold Night at the PAC on Feb. 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. This interactive admissions event utilizes an expo format to enable attendees to choose what information they need regarding admissions and the academic programs at Kent State Tuscarawas.


The following Kent State University at Stark students have been named to the President's List. They earned a 4.00 grade point average for the Fall 2016 semester and completed at least 15 letter-graded (A, B, etc.) credit hours by the end of the semester. Pass/Fail (S, U) credits do not apply. Students’ home cities are in parentheses.

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SATURDAY, FEB. 4 at 10 a.m.

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It looked like a scene out of a horror film – a terrified young woman wakes up in a strange hospital room, strapped to a bed, unable to move or speak, and with no memory of why she is there. Strange people were all around her, and she was under guard 24 hours a day.

But the most harrowing part of her story was that this was no Hollywood movie. It really happened.

Advising Times 

Geauga Campus in Burton

To see an advisor at the Geauga Campus, please call (440-834-4187) to schedule an appointment or check the walk-in availability.  Walk-in advising is done on a first-come, first-served basis as time allows throughout the day.
Student Services Office Hours in Burton:
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
All appointments for both campus locations are made by the Student Services receptionist. 
These times are subject to change.

Marsha Freeland, director of the Norma Johnson Center, will be the featured speaker for the Women’s Success Series on Feb. 3, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Kent State University at Tuscarawas. The session also includes a discussion based on John Maxwell’s book, Intentional Living, available at any Tuscarawas County Public Library. Cost to attend is $15 when paid in advance and $20 if paid at the door. The fee includes a continental breakfast. 

A pond and surrounding greenery lies within the rolling hills of the campus of Kent State University at Stark, but it’s certainly not your average water retention pond. It’s a living, breathing, vital research tool that is having a major impact on the lives of Kent State Stark students, faculty, and staff, and soon, students in K-12 schools in the Akron/Canton area interested in studying and protecting the environment.

The Kent State University at Stark Theatre has announced open auditions for the next theatrical production of the season, Reasons to Be Happy by Neil LaBute, and directed by Kent State Stark Associate Professor of Theatre and Theatre Director Brian Newberg. Auditions are open to everyone, including students and community members. Kent State Stark encourages diversity in its casting.