OLC Scholarship Deadline

The School of Library and Information Science is now accepting applications for the Ohio Library Council (OLC) Scholarship. More than one scholarship will be awarded, and each recipient will receive a $1000 scholarship. To be eligible students must be enrolled in the M.L.I.S. program for at least two semesters before applying and must have a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher in M.L.I.S. coursework.

Photo of Kenneth BurhannaKenneth Burhanna, Kent State University’s 2015-2016 Provost’s Fellow and assistant dean of engagement and outreach for University Libraries, is one of the 17 top managers of academic research libraries selected for UCLA’s 2016 Senior Fellows Program.

The Future of Fuel Cells

The basic concept of a fuel cell is simple — it converts chemical energy into electricity.To hear Kent State professor Dr. Yanhai Du tell it, however, the impact of modern and emerging fuel cell technology is anything but basic.

For All You Do - This Week's For You!

Stark Campus Employee Appreciation Breakfast

Thursday, April 7, 2016
7 - 9 a.m.
Conference Center
Stark faculty and staff should RSVP by emailing Kelly Simonis at ksimonis@kent.edu.

Kent State University Day at the Cleveland Film Festival is slated for April 6 at Tower City Cinemas in downtown Cleveland. Members of the Kent State community will receive a $2 discount on tickets to any film showing any day of the festival. Kent State alumni, students, faculty and staff should use the code KSU to obtain the special discount. To see the films playing on Kent State Day at the Cleveland Film Festival, visit www.clevelandfilm.org/schedule and select Wednesday, April 6.

Administrative policy regarding establishment of undergraduate student governmental bodies at each regional campus

  1. Policy statement. The authority for establishing regional campus undergraduate student governments is established in rule 3342-2-08 of the Administrative Code, the undergraduate student government charter.  Under this rule, the undergraduate student government (USG) will serve   as the student government for each campus.

Administrative policy regarding voluntary gift support

  1. Purpose. In order to minimize duplication of effort, improve coordination of programs and increase the active participation of faculty, staff and students in the identification, cultivation and solicitation of contributions for the support of university programs, all fund-raising activities shall be coordinated by the vice president for institutional advancement.
  2. Implementation.