Media and News

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...
Monday, April 13, 2020 - 11:17am
Kent State East Liverpool is holding the 2020 Earth Day Environmental Justice Conference in a virtual format, using Zoom technology, an internet conferencing tool. The conference is Sat., April 18, from 9 a.m. to noon, and is open to the public.
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:55am
The 2020 Earth Day Environmental Justice Conference will be held, but with a twist: this year’s event will be a “virtual conference.”
Flash Food Pantry Donation
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:49pm
The Kent State Columbiana County campuses wasted no time reaching out to the Salem and East Liverpool communities to share resources during this COVID-19 crisis.