News Archive

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 11:48am
Kent State University’s commitment to maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus has received acknowledgement from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education, for an eighth consecutive year. INSIGHT Into Diversity mag...
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 4:49pm
Two Kent State University employees have been recognized among the 2020 “30 for the Future” award recipients by the Greater Akron Chamber.
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 2:21pm
Following the guidance provided by the Kent City Health Department and until further notice, all university-sponsored events, meetings or gatherings of more than 10 people on the Kent Campus must be held via virtual technology, including events and activities sponsored by registe...
Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 4:53pm
A sexual assault was reported to Kent State University Police.  This incident occurred in a Centennial Court E residence in the early morning hours of 08/29/2020. The incident did not involve unauthorized access to the residence hall.  Preliminary investigative efforts are on-goi...
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 8:20pm
Today, we became aware of a message painted on the KSU rock that was offensive and insulting to many, specifically to members of our Black community. Messages that are intended to be upsetting and hurtful are unconstructive and do not reflect our core values as a university.
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 10:30am
The 100% online MPH, with a concentration in epidemiology , will have an official launch in fall semester 2020.
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 9:58am
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Kent State University a $2.6 million, five-year TRIO Student Support Services program grant. The program serves students from first-generation and low-income backgrounds and students with diverse learning and physical abilities.
Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 12:27pm
Dear Kent State University Faculty, Staff and Students, Welcome to fall semester! We are so happy to have everyone back on our campuses and I hope you are as excited as I am. In this message I want to share some information with you about our strategy for reducing campus operati...
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 4:02pm
The Health Resources and Services Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, recently awarded a $1.5 million, three-year grant to Kent State University College of Nursing research faculty member Jim Tudhope, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC (principal inves...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 5:22pm
Kent State University students began moving into residence halls on the Kent Campus on Aug. 19, as part of a phased-in process that will continue over five days.