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Giving Tuesday graphic
Monday, November 9, 2020 - 8:37am
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are all about buying stuff. In contrast, Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement helping people and organizations to transform their communities. Held annually the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, this marks Kent State University’s most generous an...
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 10:07am
Anyone who has tended a garden can appreciate the satisfaction involved in nurturing new life from seed to sprout then on to maturity. This same process has been at work in the formation of a new club at Kent State University at Geauga. The new Geauga Gardeners Club just sprouted...
Danielle Weiser-Cline ready for an advising appointment
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 1:01pm
As we get further into the semester, you may start wondering what comes next? Well, it’s officially time to think Spring! Advising is my favorite part of the semester because it makes me feel like I am taking another big step into college! For most of you, the rest of your advisi...
Drs. Wang and Weigold judging a local student event
Monday, October 26, 2020 - 3:11pm
Most people visualize test tubes and microscopes when they consider scientific research. But for Psychology Associate Professor Arne Weigold, Ph.D. and student researcher Emily Turkily, scientific research involves measuring the power of transcendence in people’s lives; specifica...
Drs. Wang and Weigold judging a local student event
Monday, October 26, 2020 - 3:08pm
While many aspects of higher education were in limbo this summer due to the ongoing pandemic, progress was being made in scientific research at Kent State University at Geauga. Two handpicked undergraduate students worked as professional researchers — online — under the guidance...
Anyone can experience mental illness, regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 9:40am
This academic school year has been overwhelming for everyone, from moving to online classes to having no social interactions with anyone from the campus. Counseling Specialist Valerie Rutherford at Kent State Geauga says, "The current pandemic is causing additional stress and anx...
Brittany Sustar
Sunday, October 18, 2020 - 7:40pm
Last spring, a COVID-19 outbreak overwhelmed a local nursing home in Geauga County, with cases among patients and healthcare staff jumping from seven to 31 overnight. Suddenly, the facility was in crisis mode… understaffed, under-equipped, and under duress.
Geauga Campus
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 10:30am
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted everyday life for everyone. For some, it’s minor. For others, it’s catastrophic. At the Kent State University at Geauga Campus, economic hardships caused by the pandemic have threatened to derail many students’ academic plans and their hopes fo...
A student studying at a desk
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 12:54pm
This week, Alexis Harris is back to talk about study tips and test prep for midterms! It’s midterm time! Let’s talk about study tips and test prep. Studying is going to be different for every student because not everyone learns the same, but here are a few study tips for all type...
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 10:46am
Dyer says her favorite thing about the classrooms on Kent State University at Geauga is the small class sizes within the nursing program.  “Coming from that Texas university, there were a lot of big classes, I was always terrified to talk to a professor,” Dyer said. “What changed...