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Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 1:11pm
David Kaplan (center), professor in the Department of Geography, is one of three educators honored with the Distinguished Teaching Award, the highest teaching award a tenured or tenure-track professor can receive.

Many professors have certain influences that inspire them to teach. For David Kaplan, Ph.D., professor in Kent State University's Department of Geography, that inspiration comes from his father.

 

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:55pm
Daisy Smith discovered her purpose at Kent State University.

Hear how Kent State University student Daisy Smith discovered her purpose at Kent State. Learn more at www.kent.edu/discoveringpurpose.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:49pm

Their hugs were tight, and their words were often soft and tearful.  

Still, those who gathered on a windy night on Kent State University’s Risman Plaza on Oct. 29 came together to not only reflect on the recent tragedy in Pittsburgh but to also lift one another up during a time that has shaken many while taking a deep, emotional toll.

Many said they just needed to be together on this night.

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:31pm

Discover how to incorporate mindfulness skills and meditation into your life to better manage stress during a free, four-week, 75-minute mindfulness class at Kent State University.

 

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:10pm

Big city dreams.

Growing up Mennonite at his family’s Sugarcreek-area farm, Kent Weaver considered Canton a big city. Now this self-described country boy is headed to the state capital.

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:03pm

Kent State University will hold its annual Veterans Day observance on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 11 a.m. at the Kent Student Center Kiva.

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 12:02pm
The Kent State University women’s rugby team took matters into their own hands when they encountered a tree blocking the road on their way to a match. (Photo credit: Tina Miller)
The Kent State University women’s rugby team found themselves facing a literal bump in the road on their way to a rugby match on Oct. 7.
Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:58am
The Academic Success Center in Kent State's University College helped Kellie Miley overcome academic struggles to earn her bachelor's degree in 2016 and a master's degree in 2018.

When Kellie Miley graduated from Rootstown High School in 2008, she is the first to admit she was not ready for college. In high school, she barely cracked a book yet managed a 3.2 grade point average (GPA).

Getting by with little effort changed when she started as a freshman at Kent State University. By the end of the year, Ms. Miley found herself academically dismissed for poor grades.

Posted: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:47am
Another October, another Columbus Day.
Posted: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 3:19pm

New Administrators and Appointments

J.R. Campbell, executive director of Kent State University’s Design Innovation Initiative, effective fall 2018.

 

Sarah J. Rogers, director of the Kent State University Museum, effective Aug. 1.

 

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