Man’s best friend helped turn the stress of Finals Week into smiles, selfies and solace at Kent State University.

Twenty-two pooches from Dogs on Campus Pet Therapy Program® filled the library for students to enjoy.  



Kent State freshman Mandi Harmon made it through her first Finals Week with the help of a Doberman Pinscher named Luke. 

The wearable technology industry is expected to grow to become a $30 billion market within the next five years, and Kent State University is laying the groundwork to make an impact in the field. 

Unlike in mathematics, it is rare to have exact solutions to physics problems. 

“When they do present themselves, they are an opportunity to test the approximation schemes (algorithms) that are used to make progress in modern physics,” said Michael Strickland, Ph.D., associate professor of physics at Kent State University.  

Kent State University at Trumbull hosted its first on-campus commencement ceremony in over 10 years on Thursday, Dec. 11 in the Classroom Building’s newly renovated auditorium. Kent State confered 85 degress, including 45 bachelor's degrees, 39 associate degrees and one master's degree.

Spring 2015 Grad Fair

Confirm Records Information with Registrar
Ceremony Information
Class Rings
Cap and Gown
Invitations and Announcements
Diploma Information
Career Services
Alumni Services
Graduation Portrait
Graduate Studies
Student Loans
Guest Information
All Graduation Fairs are held on the 2nd Floor of the Kent Student Center


The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) inducted Kent State University’s Michele Ewing, APR, into its College of Fellows at the 2014 International Conference in Washington, D.C. Ewing is a public relations associate professor in Kent State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) and a longtime resident of the Youngstown, Ohio, area.