News Archive

Monday, June 18, 2012 - 12:00am
The ninth annual AMETEK Tree City 5K benefiting the United Way of Portage County will take place on Saturday, July 7. The race, which is part of the annual Kent Heritage Festival, raises funds for more than 40 health and human service programs in the community.
Monday, June 18, 2012 - 12:00am
To facilitate long-term planning for some departments, Kent State is announcing that the annual steam shutdown will be from 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 12, 2013, through 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, 2013. Steam will not be available on most of the campus. Many areas will not have hot wate...
Friday, June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Watch Kent State University and the city of Kent grow over the past 100 years in this time-lapse animation. Watch video.
Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Kimberly Peer, Ed.D., Athletic Training Education Program undergraduate and graduate coordinator and associate professor at Kent State, has been named a fellow of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA).
Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
A dramatic one-out double by Jimmy Rider to score Derek Toadvine gave the Golden Flashes a 3-2 victory over Oregon in the Eugene Super Regional, hosted by the University of Oregon. Read more.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
The Portage County Regional Planning Commission is spearheading an effort to connect local producers with local consumers through the creation of a food hub built around the aggregation, packaging and distribution of agricultural products. The goal of the project is to increase m...
Monday, June 11, 2012 - 4:34pm
Kent State faculty member in the Chemical Physics Interdisciplinary Program and Liquid Crystal Institute® Antal Jakli, Ph.D., received an Outstanding Research and Scholar Award for his liquid crystal research.
Monday, June 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Media invited to view massive solar panel installation on top of Kent State University Field House
Monday, June 11, 2012 - 12:00am
Children in Kent State University’s Child Development Center are sending a strong message about the environment through posters and signage that they designed to draw attention to the dangers of littering and benefits of recycling.