Media and News

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 10:47am
When storms approach, most people heed the warnings by seeking the safety of shelter and waiting for the winds and rain to pass. There are many, however, whose jobs require them to respond and run into the storm’s path to help others.
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 9:29am
When Christopher Thompson prepared for a horticulture internship in Ghana, he knew it would be an experience of a lifetime. What he never expected, however, was how that experience would be turned upside-down by a world-wide pandemic.
Columbiana County Campuses May 4 50th Commemoration
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 7:53am
To help the university mark the 50th anniversary of the events of May 4, 1970, the Salem and East Liverpool campuses each had scheduled a series of events throughout the spring semester that, unfortunately, were canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nursing faculty member Lorene Martin (left) delivered pepperoni rolls to employees at the Salem Regional Medical Center and Danielle Baker-Rose delivered her homemade frosted sugar cookies.
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 8:39am
Nurses are known for their compassion, concern and desire to care for others. The nursing faculty at the Kent State Salem Campus recently demonstrated that compassion and care by delivering food to frontline workers at local healthcare facilities.
Dr. David Dees
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 12:03pm
Greetings from my remote office within the Dees home.  Like most of you, I’m now working remotely and learning to stay put. That’s a big change for me, because I’m used to being on the move!
Kent State Establishes Emergency Fund
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 9:08am
Applications are now being accepted for emergency aid through the Kent State Emergency Grant Fund. DEAR KENT STATE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS, We know that many of you are hurting as a result of the pressures and stress brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The birds and the bees 2020
Monday, April 20, 2020 - 4:06pm
Kent State East Liverpool’s Environmental Justice Conference was held April 18, but in a remote format that was unlike any previous conference held over the last 15 years.
RN Sarah Pierce-Brown, a member of the nursing faculty at Kent State Salem, at work at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown.
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 2:56pm
When the COVID-19 pandemic forced its way into our lives, everything changed. At Kent State, faculty members began delivering lessons remotely and students began learning in online classrooms. All student services became remote/online.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 3:42pm
When the Kent State campuses were closed in mid-March because of the COVID-19 quarantine, everything about teaching and learning had to change. On the Salem and East Liverpool campuses, the immediate concern was the students: how could we continue to deliver the academic content...