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Posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 9:21am

Kent State University’s International Students and Scholar Services in the Office of Global Education is hosting a Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 24 for international students who want to experience a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.

Dinner will be held from 6-8 p.m. in the Kent Student Center Ballroom Balcony. Students pay $5 to enjoy the feast.

Hari Prasad Tadaka, Kent State digital sciences graduate student, says he plans to attend the dinner, and it is his first Thanksgiving in the United States.

Posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 9:18am

The Kent State University Library on the Kent Campus will be closed from 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 25, through 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, in observance of Thanksgiving and to allow for maintenance work at the library building. Normal library hours will resume on Saturday morning.

Posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 9:15am

Due to the Thanksgiving break and short work week, submissions for the Nov. 30 issue of e-Inside are due by 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23. Please send your stories for consideration to einside@kent.edu.

Reminder About Deadline for Story Submissions

Posted: Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 9:08am

They brought their passion and gift of music 2,500 miles from Colombia, South America, to Kent State University.

Together, the four chamber music graduate students from the School of Music in Kent State’s College of the Arts, make up the Tierradentro String Quartet.

They are part of a growing number of international students on campus – now totaling 3,000 from more than 100 countries.
 

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 10:50am
Kent State University President Beverly Warren will deliver her first State of the University address on Thursday, Nov. 19.

Kent State University President Beverly Warren will deliver her first State of the University address on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 3 p.m. in the Kent Student Center Kiva. Kent State faculty, staff, students and members of the community are invited to attend the event, which is themed “Celebrating Today, Imagining Tomorrow.” A reception will follow in Room 206, Kent Student Center. Regional Campuses will host watch locations for their campus communities.

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 10:46am

Arushi Patel, a fourth-year Kent State University College of Architecture and Environmental Design student, recently landed an internship with Gilbane, a company that is managing the construction of her college's new home.

 

 

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 10:02am
Laurie Camp

Familiar Face

Laurie Camp

Senior Advisor I
Enrollment Management and Student Services
Kent State University at Stark

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Advise students on major requirements, teach First-Year Experience (FYE), assist students with their academic journey

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

January 2000

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

National Refractories and Minerals, Columbiana, Ohio

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 9:44am

Marianne Martens, School of Library and Information Science, and Heather Lennon presented "Publishing International Books in the United States: A Wonderland of Opportunity" at the International Board of Books for Young People in New York, New York, on Oct. 17, 2015.

Additional Comments: Illustrators Lisbeth Zwerger (Austria) and Rashin Kheiriyeh (Iran) were also presenters on the panel.

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 9:39am

Martin J. Jencius, School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences, Eric Baltrinic, and Steven R. Brown, Evaluation and Measurement, presented "International Secondary Teachers' Perspectives on Excellent Teaching Practices" at the 31st annual meeting of the International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity in Ancona, Italy, on Sept. 15-17, 2015.

Posted: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 9:08am
Kurt Ruehr

New Face

Kurt E. Ruehr

Director of Advancement
College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology
Kent Campus

JOB DESCRIPTION:

I help friends and alumni of Kent State University make a difference in the lives of students by raising money for scholarships, equipment and facilities.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

March 2015

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

Financial advisor with MetLife Premier Client Group

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