Week of Sept. 24, 2018

Akron’s Signet Real Estate Group will lead the design phase of the marquee building of the first phase of the Kent Gateway Plan – the proposed new home for the College of Business Administration. (Rendering courtesy of Signet)
The project is part of the university's Gateway to a Distinctive Kent State, a $1.2 billion master plan to transform the Kent Campus over 10 years.
The honorees of the 2018 Diversity and Scholarship Celebration: The Annie L. Dawson Foundation, Christa Porter, Janice Byrd, Sharlene Chesnes, Elizabeth Jean, Manny James, Betsy Justice, Gregory King and Billy Soule.
The Diversity and Scholarship Celebration recognizes students, faculty, alumni and community supporters who provide outreach support and programs focused on increasing the success of underrepresented and/or underserved students at Kent State University. 
A student from Kent State University's Hugh A. Glauser School of Music practices in what she calls "a perfect spot" on campus. The poor acoustics there help her to better hear – and correct – any flaws in her performance.
A student from Kent State University's Hugh A. Glauser School of Music practices in what she calls "a perfect spot" on campus. The poor acoustics there help her to better hear – and correct – any flaws in her performance.
The Rural Scholars program held several workshops throughout the summer with new scholars, new mentors and a new program leader - Michelle Adkins.
Michelle Adkins was named the outreach program coordinator for the Rural Scholars program on the Salem and East Liverpool campuses.
Meditation Across Campus is a new initiative that allows Kent State University students, faculty and staff to join their colleagues in free, facilitated meditation sessions around the Kent Campus.
Meditation Across Campus is a new initiative that allows Kent State University students, faculty and staff to join their colleagues in free, facilitated meditation sessions around the Kent Campus.

Scott Thanasiu
New Face

Scott THanasiu

Sales Associate - Underwriting
WKSU
Kent Campus

Velda Lyness
Familiar Face

Velda Lyness

Theatre Specialist
Performing Arts Center
Tuscarawas Campus