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May 4, 50th Commemoration

A Second Moon. Photographs by Ben Brody. Curated by Moema Furtado, an Installation Artist and Independent Curator. Ben Brody is an independent photographer, educator, and picture editor working on long-form projects related to the American wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and their aftermath. His first book, Attention Servicemember, p...

May 4 Visitors Center

The annual silent vigil begins at midnight and continues until noon on May 4, 2020. Volunteers have held vigil each year since 1971 at the four Prentice Hall parking lot locations where Allison Krause, Jeffrey Miller, Sandra Scheuer and William Schroeder were shot. Sign-ups to stand vigil will begin in March.

A panel of Geauga County community members who were a part of the events of May 4, will share their stories with Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Bonnie Shaker as moderator. Appetizers will be provided.

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. SEE NOTE ON HOME PAGE ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), Fire in the Heartland: Kent State, May 4, and Student Protest in America is a documentary film about a generation of young people, who stood up to speak their minds against social injustice in some of our nation’s most turbulent and transformative...

May 4, 50th Commemoration

The Cleveland Chamber Choir will join with Kent’s Theodore Roosevelt High School ChoralWorks in We March On! Music of Social Justice, a free concert commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the May 4, 1970 Kent State shootings. The program takes place at the Kent United Church of Christ on Saturday, March 7, at 7:30pm. We will prese...

Kent State Columbiana County Campuses

Award-winning documentary about the events of May 4, 1970 on the Kent Campus and the role that Kent students played in the civil rights movement throughout the 1960s and 70s. Viewing open to public.

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. SEE NOTE ON HOME PAGE ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS(COVID-19).

This trip to Jackson, MS will provide a historical and educational exploration of the May 4th shooting at Kent State University and the May 15th shooting at Jackson State University.

Kent State Columbiana County Campuses

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. SEE NOTE ON HOME PAGE ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19),

An award-winning documentary about the events of May 4, 1970, that took place on the Kent State University Campus and changed history. A Daniel Miller film.

Kent State Columbiana County Campuses

Award-winning documentary about the events of May 4, 1970, that took place on the Kent State University Campus. A film by Daniel Miller.

Please join us for the opening reception of May 4: Through the Looking Glass, an immersive and interactive exhibition that seeks to open up new spaces for thinking and feeling the profound legacies of May 4, 1970. The project deploys 3D scanning technologies, immersive multi-channel video installation and augmented reality to offer viewers...