News Archive

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 3:04pm
Kent State University has been recognized by the American Council on Education (ACE) for the university’s creation of a “one-stop shop” COVID-19 website, call line and email address, including its telemedicine and telehealth...
Monday, May 18, 2020 - 8:50am
Patrick Tomaswick wants to be a police officer, but not just any member of law enforcement. He wants to be a Kent State University police officer.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 9:27am
Kent State University President Todd Diacon recently presented six Kent State faculty members with the 2020 President’s Faculty Excellence Award, which recognizes exceptional performance that leads to the achievement of national or international recognition in the faculty member’...
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 5:00pm
Senior Sydney Bihn finds her true calling throughout her time at Kent State and becomes the first female aerospace engineering graduate.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 1:21pm
Kent State University Interim Senior Vice President and Provost Melody Tankersley has announced the appointment of three new interim deans as well as changes within the Division of Graduate Studies.
Friday, May 8, 2020 - 5:23pm
Tara C. Smith, PhD—a professor of epidemiology and head of the Smith Emerging Infections Laboratory at Kent State’s College of Public Health. For years, Smith has studied plagues and pandemics throughout history. We asked her to share her perspective on the latest global pandemic...
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 2:45pm
The Kent State University alumni family will grow by nearly 5,300 new graduates as the university holds its spring commencement. 
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 9:50am
Kent State University President Todd Diacon announced Thursday that Lamar R. Hylton, Ph.D., has been selected to serve as vice president for student affairs, effective May 1, 2020. In addition, Diacon has appointed Amoaba Gooden, Ph.D., as the interim vice president for diversity...
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 1:15pm
The Kent State University Board of Trustees approved three important budgetary measures to counter expected revenue reductions due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic during a special Board meeting held May 6.