Swedish Psychiatrist Harald Blomberg to Speak on Rhythmic Movement Training at Kent State

Swedish psychiatrist Harald Blomberg, M.D., will share his work, Rhythmic Movement Training (RMT), at a symposium hosted by Kent State University’s College of Education, Health and Human Services from July 24 – 30. Rhythmic Movement Training has been successful in improving emotional functioning, reading and writing, motor difficulties including Parkinson’s disease, and behaviors associated with ADHD and autism since the 1980s.

Pop-Up Artist Robert Sabuda Headlines Symposium

Renowned children's pop-up book artist and paper engineer Robert Sabuda brings his unrivaled talents to Kent State University for a special symposium on children’s movable books.

Teachers, librarians, artists, designers, students, collectors and all lovers of children’s books are invited to attend the one-day event:

Pop It! Move It! Use It!
Programming, Selecting and Exploring Children’s Movable Books

Friday, May 2, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Governance Chambers (2nd floor, Kent Student Center)

Cleveland Chef Rocco Whalen to Speak at Kent State About His Journey, Love for Inventing New Cuisine

Former “Fat Chef” Rocco Whalen of Cleveland’s Fahrenheit restaurant will speak about his journey as a chef and his love for inventing and sustaining American cuisine on Thursday, April 17, at 4 p.m. in the Ritchie Hall Theater at Kent State University. This free event is open to the public and is sponsored by the Schwebel Baking Company. It is organized by the faculty and students in the Hospitality Management program at Kent State.

Kent State Presidential Speaker Series Presents An Evening With Nobel Peace Prize Winner Elie Wiesel

Ticket sales for the event begin Feb. 1

Nobel Peace Prize winner and Boston University Professor Elie Wiesel will speak at the second Kent State University Presidential Speaker Series on Thursday, April 11, at 7 p.m., at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center on the Kent Campus.