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Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 11:21am
Kent State University researchers will launch three new studies of harmful algal blooms (HAB) in Lake Erie this spring as part of an overall $2 million water quality initiative by the Ohio Board of Regents.  Harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie can produce toxins that make water ha...
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 12:55pm
  Kent Salem Hosts Horticulture Entrepreneurship Seminar Salem, Ohio – Kent State University at Salem hosted a gathering of students and industry experts for a horticulture/entrepreneurship seminar named “What Makes Us Grow.”
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 12:45pm
Kent State Salem Receives Rotary Donation Salem – Kent State University at Salem recently received a check for $1,500 from the Salem Rotary Club, earmarked to help the campus’s Discovery Garden grow.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 3:34pm
Dr. Heather Caldwell recently received a $400,000.00 grant from the National Science Foundation to fund her research. This research project will examine how prenatal hormones can reorganize brain circuits and impact behavior.  Understanding how these hormones work during developm...
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 6:18pm
Demonstrations on our color vision, sweet receptors on your tongue and laboratory rats’ blood pressure are just a few tactics John Johnson, Ph.D., biology professor at Kent State University, uses in his classroom to keep his students engaged. And it works.
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 3:32pm
A team of Kent State University students and faculty has been awarded a $15,000 grant as part of a sustainability design competition funded by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Last year, a group of faculty representing three disciplines — biology, geology and architect...
Monday, September 29, 2014 - 1:01pm
John Johnson, Department of Biological Sciences, Kent Campus  is among the finalists for the distinguished teaching award.  Ten faculty finalists were chosen from a group of more than 250 nominations for this year’s 47th Annual Kent State University Alumni Association Distinguish...
Monday, September 29, 2014 - 1:00pm
BSCI Information Fair on Tuesday, October 21st, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Kent Student Center rooms 306A-C and 310.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 4:34pm
Aggressive behavior in animals may result in posturing, teeth baring or challenges related to protecting territory, offspring or food. In humans, it can lead to violence and death, and the causes are not always readily apparent. But where does it originate?
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 4:34pm
The University Fellowship is awarded annually to advanced doctoral students to recognize excellent scholarship and research potential.  University Fellowship recipients are able to commit their time to dissertation research or writing. Approximately 15 University Fellowships are...