College of Arts & Sciences News

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
MONDAY, OCT. 29, 2012 7:00PM AT THE KIVA Lecture is free and open to the public followed by a dessert reception.   For more information, contact Chaya Kessler, 330-672-8926 or
Monday, September 24, 2012 - 4:34pm
Kent State University will host a seminar by Harvard Chemistry Professor George M. Whitesides at the Kent Student Center, Kiva on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. The seminar, Simplicity as a Component of Invention is free and open to all faculty members, staff, students, an...
Monday, September 24, 2012 - 11:40am
The Department of Geology will host Dr. Mimi Katz of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, one of the 2012 Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Distinguished Lecturers. Dr. Katz will give two lectures describing Ocean Circulation and Global Climate Change. Science audience:...
Friday, September 21, 2012 - 4:34pm
Former KSU postdoctoral researcher Jinhui Chen has been awarded the 2012 George E. Valley, Jr. Prize by the American Physical Society (APS) in recognition of work done while he was a Kent employee. 
Friday, September 21, 2012 - 11:49am
Come hear Dr. Joshua Stacher give his unique insight into the fascinating world of Egyptian politics and culture. Thursday, October 4, 2012 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | FREE Hors d’oeuvres, beer and wi...
Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 5:14pm
May 4 Visitors Center Open House October 20, 2012 Homecoming Saturday 10:30 am to 2:30 pm 101 Taylor Hall Visitors will receive a commemorative gift. Documentation of student attendance will be provided. Please contact Lori Boes to make arrangements (...
Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 5:11pm
Address by activist Tom Hayden October 30, 2012 7:00-9:00 pm Kiva, Kent Student Center Hayden will speak on the historic role of student-led democracy struggles and their role in historic American social movements,  and why the United States is so bitterly divided over issues go...
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 5:50pm
One of Wick Poetry Center's youngest stars, Isabella Rodriguez, dazzled the crowd at the 77th annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards on Thursday when she read her luminous poem "Home" on stage at the Ohio Theatre in front of nearly 800 guests, which included former U.S.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 5:43pm
Congratulations to Dr. Julie Mazzei and Dr. Jennifer Maxwell for being selected among the top ten finalists for the 45th Annual Kent State University Alumni Association Distinguished Teaching Award (DTA). Sponsored by the Kent State Alumni Association, the DTA is the university’s...
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 10:38am
Tentative Schedule – Fall 2012      Sundays 2:00pm to 4:00pm