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Kent State University Will Be Closed November 11 for Veterans Day

In observance of Veterans Day, Kent State University will be closed Nov. 11 and will reopen Nov. 12.

  • The University Library will be open until 10 p.m. with limited services.
  • The Student Recreation and Wellness Center will have adjusted hours – 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Have a safe and happy holiday!

Kent State to Honor Veterans on Nov. 9

Kent State University’s annual Veterans Day observance will include a flag-raising ceremony conducted by a joint color guard from the university’s Army and Air Force ROTC programs.

Kent State University will hold its annual Veterans Day observance on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 11 a.m. on the Student Green at Risman Plaza.

The outdoor program, Honoring All Who Serve, will include a flag-raising ceremony conducted by a joint color guard from the university’s Army and Air Force ROTC programs, remarks from Kent State President Beverly Warren and guest speakers. Retired Petty Officer 1st Class Mark Gainer, who currently serves as president of the Kent State Veterans Club, will be the guest speaker.