Kent State’s Faculty Appreciation Week is April 4-8

Kent State University will honor its faculty members with a week of celebration themed “You Inspire Us!” from April 4-8. Faculty Appreciation Week is coordinated by the Office of the Provost and recognizes the contributions and impact that faculty members have on the university and student success.

The week of celebration begins with a faculty appreciation breakfast event on Monday, April 4, from 8:30-10 a.m. in the Kent Student Center Ballroom Balcony. At the breakfast, there will be giveaways, and all faculty members who attend will be entered into a grand prize drawing for a Kent State wooden chair.   

On Tuesday, April 5, the Faculty Author and Outstanding Researcher Recognition will take place at 4 p.m. in University Library on the Kent Campus. A promotion and tenure dinner, by invitation only, will take place Wednesday, April 6, at the Kent State Hotel and Conference Center in downtown Kent.

The celebration will continue on Thursday, April 7, with a Faculty Club Fun and Frolic at 5 p.m. at the Schwebel Dining Room in the Kent Student Center. The week of celebration concludes on Friday, April 8, with a Faculty Appreciation Luncheon at the Kent Student Center Ballroom Balcony. There also will be faculty discounts offered at a variety of shops and restaurants. 

For more information about Kent State’s Faculty Appreciation Week, visit www.kent.edu/facultyweek.