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Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:51am
The Kent State University College of Business Administration’s MBA and Executive MBA (EMBA) programs were once again listed in Tier One of CEO Magazine’s 2017 Global MBA Rankings released in April. Kent State’s MBA program is one of only four Ohio MBA programs ranked Tier One by...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:49am
A pair of Kent State University female pilots competed in the Air Race Classic for the second year in a row.  The competition is the oldest of its kind with roots that can be traced back to the 1929 Women’s Air Derby, in which Amelia E...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:47am
Six faculty members from Kent State University’s School of Art have been awarded Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Awards for 2017. The winners are Peter Christian Johnson (Ceramics),...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:44am
Kent City Schools awarded its March Collaborative Organization of the Month to Kent State University’s Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion’s Diversity Education and Training Lab. The Diversity Education and Training Lab promotes dialogue and helps develop inclusion in var...

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 4:39pm
As part of the university’s Kent State of Wellness initiative, Kent State University is becoming a smoke-free, tobacco-free campus. A part of the university’s Strategic Roadmap to a Distinctive Kent State, all Kent State campuses will be smoke- and tobacco-free beginning July 1,...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 4:33pm
Kent State University's Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Todd Diacon has announced that Swathi Ravichandran, Ph.D., will join the Office of the Provost in August to serve as the 2017-2018 Provost's Fellow.
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 4:29pm
The Division of Business and Finance is changing its name, effective July 1. The new name will be the Division of Finance and Administration. The change will align more closely with the services provided by the departments in the division and provide consistency with the nomencla...
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 4:27pm
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has appointed Donald L. Mason of Zanesville, Ohio, to a three-year term on the Kent State University Board of Trustees. Mason’s appointment began May 19, 2017, replacing the unexpired term of the late trustee Richard Marsh, which runs through May 2020.  
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 2:20pm
David Dees, Ph.D., of Guilford Lake, Ohio, has been selected to serve as dean and chief administrative officer of the Kent State University Columbiana County campuses. He will provide overall leadership of Kent State University at East Liverpool and Kent State University at Salem...
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 2:16pm
Lower Great Lakes Emmy Awards will be held June 17 at the Cleveland Hilton
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:40pm
With a goal of becoming one of the nation’s top public universities in aeronautics and engineering education and research, the Kent State University Board of Trustees approved changing the name of the College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology to the College of...
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:34pm
Kent State University’s Division of Human Resources is accepting applications for the Institute for Excellence (I4E) until June 15. The Institute for Excellence is Kent State University’s premier leadership program. According to the Human Resources LEAD Awards, the university’s I...
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:28pm
Although Homecoming Week will not take place until Oct. 8-14, it is not too early to start planning your Homecoming events and activities. Many Homecoming activities are already being scheduled, including the Bowman Cup 5K Race, Kiss on the K, the parade and more!
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:27pm
Based on faculty feedback, the Office of the University Registrar has created a new Final Grading History page to provide faculty members with access to review grading history for prior terms. This new page allows you to view your students’ historical final grades once final grad...

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