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Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 10:15am
Kent State University will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There will be no classes, and offices will be closed. The university will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 16. 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 9:20am
Kent State Integrated Social Studies Major Eric Harmon, 19, makes a difference as Ohio’s youngest elected official.  
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 8:25am
No excuses. Zion Clark lives by these two words. Born without legs, the Kent State University at Tuscarawas Golden Eagles wrestling phenomenon overcomes obstacles and gladly accepts challenges both on and off the mat every day with a contagious smile. “The obstacles I face in wre...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 2:32pm
Alumna Bertice Berry, an award-winning entertainer, lecturer and comedienne, to serve as keynote speaker  
Friday, January 5, 2018 - 1:46pm
Kent State University’s Executive Vice President and Provost Todd Diacon, Ph.D., will be featured on an upcoming PBS “American Experience” program. The show, titled “Into the Amazon” traces the 1914 journey of President Theodore Roosevelt and legendary Brazilian explorer Candido...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 4:13pm
Experienced leader brings innovative approaches to technology and thought leadership
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 9:15am
Kent State University will officially introduce its new head football coach Thursday, Dec. 21, at 1 p.m. at the Integrated Sciences Building.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 2:52pm
Theodore Albrecht, Ph.D., professor of musicology in Kent State University’s Hugh A. Glauser School of Music, has been awarded the Beethoven Medal in recognition of his musicological contributions to the study of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Dr. Albrecht received the award duri...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 1:55pm
Recent research has uncovered that up to 5 percent of the DNA of many modern humans originated from ancient interbreeding with Neanderthal populations. This raises the broader question of whether a species’ genetic makeup includes genes brought together through occasional episode...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 12:53pm
Kent State University President Emerita Carol Cartwright, Ph.D., and her husband, G. Phillip Cartwright, Ph.D., have made a $1 million estate gift that will create scholarships at Kent State to support students who wish to engage in the arts. The Cartwright Family Fund for Opport...