MEDIA ADVISORY: Kent State to Unveil Results of University’s New Economic Impact Study

Every day, Kent State University and its graduates – including 109,000 alumni living in Ohio – are improving the quality of life for this region, and in the process, they are churning billions annually into the economy.

On Feb. 26 at 9:15 a.m. at the Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center, Kent State will unveil the findings of its new economic impact study, which outlines results of a comprehensive, independent study of Kent State’s economic and fiscal contributions to local communities, the Northeast Ohio region and the state of Ohio.

Kent State President Beverly Warren will be available to share the exciting findings and offer comments. Copies of the report and highlights will be shared at that time.

Monday, Feb. 26
9:15 a.m.

Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center
Conference Center lobby (near East Erie Street entrance)
215 S. Depeyster St.
Kent, OH 44240

Members of the media who plan to attend are asked to RSVP by 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23, to either Eric Mansfield at or Emily Vincent at

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POSTED: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 3:07pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 3:32pm
University Communications and Marketing