eInside | e-Inside | Nov. 19, 2018 | Kent State University

Week of Nov. 19, 2018

Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren recently presented 11 Kent State staff members with the President’s Award of Distinction. Here, Ken Ditlevson, director of Kent State's LGBTQ Student Center, is surprised with his award.
Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren recently presented 11 Kent State staff members with the President’s Award of Distinction. President Warren made surprise visits to each recipient’s office with a hearty congratulations and a check for $1,500.
The 2018 Giving Tuesday campaign is a monthlong event, providing an expanded timeframe for giving, additional giving options and more occasions to have gifts matched.
Like last year, Giving Tuesday 2018 is a monthlong event through November, providing an expanded timeframe for giving, additional giving options and more occasions to have gifts matched.
President Beverly J. Warren delivers the 2018 State of the University Address.
Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren delivers the 2018 State of the University Address.  
Flash's Professional Closet provides accessibility to fashion.
Mendi Sample, who will graduate with her bachelor's degree from Kent State Stark in the spring, was born blind, but she still cares about fashion. And she knows that finding an accessible place for professional clothing gives her an edge come graduation day. 
Coming from a difficult home life, Diamond Lauderdale had many challenges ahead of her in obtaining a college education. But through Kent State's EXCEL program, she has found academic success – and a new home.
For Diamond Lauderdale, Kent State University is not only her chosen college, it is her home.

Joseph L. Underwood
New Face

Joseph L. Underwood

Assistant Professor of Art History
School of Art
Kent Campus

Chitra Raagopal
Familiar Face

Chitra Rajagopal

Associate Professor
Engineering Technology
Tuscarawas Campus