News Archive

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 8:06am
Some students knew Kent State was their calling since middle school. Others were enchanted by the beautiful campus or impressed by prestigious academic programs. But all 4,251 students in the Kent State University Class of 2026 can now call Kent State home — and each of their st...
Monday, October 3, 2022 - 2:18pm
The Kent State University Golden Flashes family was marking milestones and making memories at Homecoming 2022, held Saturday, Oct. 1. Kent State alumni, students, parents, employees and community members donned their blue and gold gear and reunited for one of the university’s lon...
Monday, October 3, 2022 - 7:48am
Current Kent State students had a chance to relive what many of their parents did at the same age -- roller skate!  More than 400 students donned skates Sept. 26 for a throwback night at the Kent Student Center. A special 40-by-80-foot rink was constructed inside the ballroom as...
Friday, September 30, 2022 - 12:28pm
As a member of the Kent State Field Hockey team in the early 1980s. Patrice Salmeri remembers the impact Title IX made on her and her teammates. "Title IX opened up a whole new world for me," Salmeri recalled. "So many 'No's' turned to 'Yes's. So many more opportunities to play...
Friday, September 30, 2022 - 9:58am
The Kent Student Center is approaching a major milestone, its 50th anniversary, having opened in January 1973 as the largest student union east of the Mississippi River and the sixth largest in the nation. 
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 10:54am
Sponsored by the Kent State University Alumni Association, the Alumni Awards are the university’s highest alumni honors. Recipients are selected based on their exceptional professional and civic contributions and for their outstanding support of the university. The 2022 Alumni Aw...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 4:16pm
Ben Campbell spoke on the topic of how the production of the DHEA/DHEAS and GLUD2 hormones plays a role in brain development in humans and other species, a process known as “adrenarche.” 
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 2:53pm
It’s time to wear blue and gold as the Kent State University Golden Flashes family reunites for Homecoming 2022. Kent State will celebrate Homecoming with activities and events leading up to the Oct. 1 Homecoming Parade and Homecoming football game.
Monday, September 26, 2022 - 5:39pm
Kent State has launched a national search for an accomplished and collaborative leader to serve as our vice president for research and sponsored programs.
Monday, September 26, 2022 - 3:37pm
Black Women Bosses (BWB) is designed to help participants learn leadership and business skills, gain community and practice self-care and confidence as an entrepreneur.