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Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 12:00am
Kent State University holds a grand opening of its Blackstone LaunchPad program on Friday, Sept. 28, celebrating the establishment of the entrepreneurial initiative at the university.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 4:35pm
After the tsunami hit Japan in 2011, like most young people her age, Kent State senior English major Alexandria Rhodes of Tallmadge, Ohio, turned to Twitter for updates about the disaster. But rather than just monitor events from across the pond, she was moved by the plight of th...
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 4:07pm
Kenneth Bindas, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of History at Kent State University, was recently recognized for his impressive and extensive research.
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
The Kent State University Airport is holding its first-ever fall pet food drive, Props-4-Paws, that started Sept. 15 at its Heritage Fair. The airport’s goal is to collect 1,000 pounds of food by Nov. 18.
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
The DeWeese Health Center on the Kent Campus offers care to all Kent State faculty and staff. The services provided are similar to those offered at a medical center or primary care physician’s office, such as:
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
The Kent State University Planetarium will present the first in its series of free public shows for the 2012-2013 academic year. The program, “Introduction to the Autumn Sky,” will be presented by Brett Ellman, Ph.D., planetarium director, and will take place on Friday, Sept. 21,...
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Representatives from the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio (STRS) will be at Kent State University on Sept. 21 for two town hall meetings on the pension reform legislation. The STRS pension reform bill passed the Ohio Senate in May and was approved by the Ohio House of Rep...
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
The first step to taking control of your own health is to “Know Your Numbers.” The Sept. 25 Lunch and Learn will take an educational look at what numbers – such as your blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose and others – can tell you about what's happening inside your own body and...
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
The Kent State Folk Festival kicks off this week with two Thursday concerts. On Sept. 20 at the Kent Campus, Delhi 2 Dublin will whip the crowd into a folk frenzy with their Celtic-Asian meld, while singer/songwriters John Gorka and Tracy Grammer offer a more reflective show at t...
Monday, September 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Note: This Legal Brief originally was published in October 2011 and is being reprinted as Ohio prepares for the November presidential and general elections. With the presidential election and general election less than two months away, there will be many opportunities for Kent St...

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