Elizabeth Z. Bartz, founder, president, and CEO of State and Federal Communications, Inc. will serve as the guest speaker for Kent State University at Trumbull’s 2014 spring commencement ceremony which will be held Friday, May 9, 2014 at 7 p.m. at Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Avenue NW, Warren.
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.
Kent State University’s Wick Poetry Center will present the 2014 Symposium on Democracy from April 22-24. The symposium is a three-day event featuring multiple speakers and events.
The Kent State University Libraries is marking the 25th anniversary of the Borowitz Crime Collection through a major exhibition and other events held during the 2013-2014 academic year.
Public lecture by historian Kenneth Bindas on April 8 at Cuyahoga Valley National Park
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.
The Kent State College Democrats student organization is bringing the Organizing America for Bus, sponsored by President Barack Obama, to campus for a rally on Monday, Aug. 27, at noon.
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.
Filmmaker Ken Burns will speak at the fifth Kent State University Presidential Speaker Series on Tuesday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center).