College of Arts & Sciences News

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 11:25am
Where you live could determine how long you live. It is a struggle for many living in the inner city where residents often fear for their safety.
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 11:13am
Prashanth Shanmuganathan is one of only two winners to receive a prestigious award for the most outstanding thesis related to research conducted at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in New York.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:12pm
Kent State University’s Center for Applied Conflict Management is transforming into a new School of Peace and Conflict Studies this month.
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 2:18pm
Several Kent State University professors in the College of Arts and Sciences have been selected to receive Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF). REU grants are designed to provide faculty with funding to create research p...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 9:19am
Dementia affects one-third of all people older than 65 years in the United States. The most common cause of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease, a progressive, irreversible brain disease that results in impaired cognitive functioning and other behavioral changes. Humans are considere...
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 9:25am
A Kent State entrepreneur creates a website and an upcoming app that connects renters to landlords.
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:10pm
A Kent State University assistant dean runs 200 miles for his daughter and all other families touched by multiple sclerosis. 
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:59am
Kent State University Assistant Professor Jennifer Mapes, Ph.D., was honored with the Volunteer of the Year award by Main Street Kent during the organization’s annual aw
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 1:18pm
Kent State’s Wick Poetry Center to benefit from grant
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 9:45am
Scientists at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands and Kent State University in Ohio have developed a new material that can undulate and therefore propel itself forward under the influence of light. To achieve this, the scientists clamp a strip of this polymer ma...