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Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:18pm
Work is scheduled to begin in two weeks on the second phase of the Summit Street: Building a Better Way Improvement Project.
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:14pm
The deadline for Kent State University's 2017 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) is fast approaching. Applications for the program’s second installment are due March 1. Kent State’s inaugural SURE program gave 35 undergraduates from various academic backgrounds an ei...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:02pm
Kent State University’s Division of Research and Sponsored Programs is hosting the fifth installment of the Research and Innovation Forum speaker series on Feb. 22. The forum will take place at University Library in the First Floor Garden Room from 4-6 p.m. and will feature three...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 1:49pm
Student volunteers from the Campus Kitchen at Kent State University have kicked off a weeklong “Raise the Dough” online fundraising challenge to benefit hunger relief efforts in Kent.
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 1:48pm
Kent State University’s Special Education program is seeking applicants for its Early Intervention Certificate Program for the 2017-18 academic year.
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 1:33pm
Kent State University's Office of Student Accessibility Services recently moved to University Library on Risman Drive, a more central campus location. The office is now situated in the newly renovated Suite 100 on the first floor of University Library, just past the first-floor e...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 1:22pm
Kent State University's Department of Intercollegiate Athletics held its third annual 4.0 GPA Student-Athlete Breakfast on Feb.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
The Kent State University Women’s Center will host the eighth annual Mothers, Mentors and Muses Scholarship Fundraiser Reception. The event will take place at the Kent Student Center Ballroom on March 14 from 5-7:30 p.m. The guest speaker for this year’s event is Connie Schultz,...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:56pm
Kent State University's African Community Theatre in the Department of Pan-African Studies has announced plans for a production of Venus by Suzan-Lori Parks to be directed by D.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:44pm
WKSU News is examining the opioid epidemic with the series Opioids: Turning the Tide in the Crisis. Stories are heard Tuesdays during WKSU’s local broadcast of NPR’s Morning Edition in the 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. hours. “This opioid series is the natural outgrowth of reporting the news...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:41pm
Finding time to concentrate and dedicate to dissertation writing can be difficult, so Kent State University's Division of Graduate Studies is offering its first Dissertation Boot Camp on March 10-12. The boot camp will provide dedicated space and time t...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:38pm
Online midterm grading for all spring 2017 lower-division undergraduate courses (levels 00000, 10000, 20000) meeting in the full term (Jan. 17 through May 7) began Feb. 6 via FlashFAST. Please remember that midterm grading applies ONLY to courses that meet for the full semester....
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 11:46am
Just before winter break, a group of Kent State University international student-athletes representing eight different countries visited first graders at Woodland Elementary School.
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 11:27am
Organizers of the 11th Annual Main Street Kent Art and Wine Festival are seeking artists for the event, Saturday, June 3, from noon-10 p.m. in downtown Kent. The festival, which will take
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 11:20am
The Kent State University Alumni Association is looking for motivated and enthusiastic faculty and staff members from every campus to serve on the 2017 Homecoming Committee.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 11:29am
The Kent State University Press, the publishing arm of the university, is now a department under the report of Kent State University Libraries. The move provides new expertise and capacity for both organizations, positioning them to better align with Kent State’s strategic priori...
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 2:27pm
The Ohio Controlling Board has approved Kent State University’s request to purchase property located at 430-436 E. Main Street in Kent from seller GDR Partners LLC. The purchase of the property completes the university’s strategic acquisition of properties on this block associate...