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Monday, November 4, 2013 - 12:00am

Kent State University students participate in the Campus Fire Safety Ambassador Program offered by the State Fire Academy in Columbus, Ohio.Kent State University student security workers participated in a pilot Campus Fire Safety Ambassador Program offered by the State Fire Academy in Columbus, Ohio.

Monday, November 4, 2013 - 12:00am

Six Kent State University educators were honored for their achievements in the classroom at the 20th annual Celebrating College Teaching Conference on Oct. 24 and 25.

Three faculty members received the Kent State Alumni Association’s Distinguished Teaching Award (DTA) for demonstrating extraordinary teaching in the classroom and a commitment to impacting the lives of students.

Monday, November 4, 2013 - 12:00am

Seven new members were inducted into the Varsity "K" Hall of Fame class on Oct. 26.The Kent State Department of Intercollegiate Athletics inducted seven new members into the 2013 Varsity "K" Hall of Fame class as part of the 35th induction ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 12:00am

Veterans Day Flag RaisingKent State University will hold its annual Veterans Day observance on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 11 a.m. at Risman Plaza. The outdoor program will include a flag-raising ceremony conducted by a joint color guard from the Army and Air Force ROTC programs, and remarks from Kent State President Lester A. Lefton.

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 4:34pm

A Kent State University student checks her smartphone while walking on the Kent Campus. A new interdisciplinary course titled “Be Smarter Than Your Phone” teaches students about the technology that has made smartphones such a success.

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 4:33pm

After a nearly yearlong planning process, Kent State’s College of Nursing and the MetroHealth System have collaborated to now offer clinical experiences aboard Metro Life Flight to Kent State graduate nursing students in the acute care nurse practitioner concentration. The new clinical experiences started this fall semester.

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 2:20pm

Thomas V. Melillo, D.P.M., who served as chief executive officer of Kent State University’s College of Podiatric Medicine, died Oct. 22 after a battle with cancer. He was 68 years old. Melillo led one of the largest and most respected podiatric medical education institutions in the country and the only accredited podiatry school in Ohio since August 1984. The college was known as the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine before becoming a part of Kent State in July 2012.

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 12:00am

Kent State University hosted several events on Oct. 23 for the 11th annual Campus Sustainability Day, a day dedicated to recognizing sustainability in higher education.

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 12:00am

Amanda Rabinowitz, WKSU's assistant news director, was presented a prestigious National Murrow Award from the Radio-Television-Digital News Association.WKSU's Assistant News Director Amanda Rabinowitz was presented a prestigious National Murrow Award from the Radio-Television-Digital News Association (RTDNA) at an Oct.

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