News Archive

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 8:49am
Science is complex, and it’s difficult to discuss it with children under the best circumstances; it’s even more difficult when they are hungry. Two Kent State University researchers may have cooked up a way to solve both of those problems, and the National Science Foundation just...
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 2:47pm
Kent State University hosted several dozen high school students from the LeBron James Family Foundation's I PROMISE program for a month of intensive college entrance exam preparation.  
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 10:37am
Trustees Research Professor Oleg Lavrentovich, Ph.D., a chemical physicist in Kent State University’s Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute (AMLCI), just received nearly $1 million between two grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for separate studies with p...
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 12:02pm
The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year, $914,000 grant to Kent State University to lead a collaborative research project to study how and at what rate the geographically most widespread native conifer in the eastern United States, the Eastern Red Cedar tree spec...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 11:17am
Student activism and giving voice to students will be the topics of two keynote speakers who are headlining the upcoming 2019 Educators Summit at Kent State University titled “May 4, 1970 Then & Now: Voices for Change."
Friday, July 19, 2019 - 2:00pm
The Kent State University Museum’s newest exhibition, “Ohio Quilts,” which is now open, features an eclectic group of historical quilts that in many ways reflects the history of Ohio dating back to the early 19th century. 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 1:17pm
Torsten Hegmann, Ph.D., was named the new director of Kent State University’s Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute, effective July 1, having been selected for his research accomplishments, entrepreneurial spirit and passion for social impact.
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 11:23am
WHAT: Kent State University President Todd Diacon will introduce the new director of the university’s Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute on Tuesday, July 16. The birthplace of liquid crystal displays, the institute embraces all materials research on campus with an in...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:02am
7/18/19 UPDATE: The Ohio state budget has passed, and Kent State University is proceeding with finalizing tuition and financial aid. Students have been notified that fall 2019 e-bills will be distributed on Friday, July 26, and that the payment due date has been extended to Frida...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 12:11pm
Kent State University Health Services will reopen, today, Friday, July 12 at 1 p.m., as repairs to the DeWeese Health Center’s heating, cooling and ventilation system have been completed. Health Services will close at its normal time today at 4:30 p.m. Normal summer appointment h...