Week of Oct. 22, 2018

Jennifer Miller, lecturer in Kent State's School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences, was given the opportunity to meet Oprah Winfrey and attend a WW (formerly Weight Watchers) retreat in California. (Photo: Matt Sayles Photography)
A luxury trip featuring accommodations at the Ritz-Carlton, limousine rides, spa treatments and lunch with one of the most influential women in the world.
The Kent State University at Salem campus hosted the first-ever STEM University, a free daylong event in September organized by the Columbiana County Educational Service Center for area students in pre-K through fifth grade.
The Kent State University at Salem campus hosted the first-ever STEM University, a free daylong event in September organized by the Columbiana County Educational Service Center for area students in pre-K through fifth grade.
John and Fonda Elliot have become the largest donors in Kent State University’s history, providing the largest total outright gift of $10 million as well as a $2 million planned gift.
John and Fonda Elliot have become the largest donors in Kent State University’s history, providing the largest total outright gift of $10 million as well as a $2 million planned gift.
A member of the Kent State Field Hockey team celebrates a play during the Golden Flashes' 4-0 shutout victory over the Ball State Cardinals.
A member of Kent State University's field hockey team celebrates a play during the Golden Flashes' 4-0 shutout victory over the Ball State Cardinals. 
Snow covers the Kent State University campus.
Northeast Ohio has enjoyed a warm fall season, but we all know that winter will arrive soon.