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Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 3:12pm
Media Note: Members of the media who plan to attend are asked to RSVP to the media contacts listed below.  Media Contacts: Eric Mansfield,, 330-672-2797 Emily Vincent,
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 2:11pm
Kent State University’s Giving Tuesday 2018 broke the million-dollar mark for the second year in a row.
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 11:53am
It’s not every day that a college student is awarded a medal or receives a special visit from a congressman. But that’s exactly what happened to a Kent State University student when he was honored for his initiative, achievement and service.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 11:52am
The Kent State University Board of Trustees will hold its next regular business meeting Wednesday, Dec. 5. The Board is scheduled to convene at 2:30 p.m. in the George Urban Board of Trustees Conference Room, which is located on the second floor of the University Library.   Trust...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 2:39pm
The Ohio History Connection’s State Historic Preservation Office Awards has recognized Kent State University with a 2018 Public Education and Awareness Award.
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 4:03pm
UPDATED 11/27/18: This Nov. 28 event has been canceled due to the threat of inclement weather. WHAT: Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren will join officials from the Berkshire Local School District and Kent State’s Geauga Campus for a ribbon-tying event to celebrat...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 10:41am
With the launch of its 2018 Giving Tuesday campaign on Nov. 1, Kent State University has again transformed what was just a one-day fundraising initiative into a monthlong giving campaign to support student scholarships, expanded programs, study away initiatives and 21st-century f...
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 4:09pm
Employers who invest in their employees by promoting a culture of health with comprehensive workplace wellness practices, evidence-based policies and programs and senior leadership support create a genuine value proposition for their employees. This often translates into improve...
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 3:45pm
For Diamond Lauderdale, Kent State University is not only her chosen college, it is her new home. While growing up in Akron, Ohio, Ms. Lauderdale’s home life was challenging. She lived with her disabled father and worked two jobs to help make ends meet. Ms. Lauderdale’s father ha...