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Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 2:23pm
Eric Mansfield examines what it means to be an ally in the fight against racism. Mansfield is executive director of university media relations in Kent State's University Communications and Marketing department and an adjunct public relations instructor with the College of Communi...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 9:39am
Members of Kent State University’s Design Innovation Initiative are forging creative collaborations with local and regional organizations and funders as they work toward the production of personal protective equipment (PPE) for first responders battling the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 2:51pm
A team of Kent State students took home the Outstanding Science Award from the BioDesign Challenge Summit 2020 held in June.
Monday, June 22, 2020 - 11:43am
Jhariah Wadkins, a senior communications studies major in Kent State University's College of Communication and Information, encourages young people to keep this fight against racism going and to not let up.
Friday, June 19, 2020 - 1:10pm
On June 19, people across the country celebrate Juneteenth, the commemoration of the day in 1865 when enslaved black Americans in Galveston, Texas, got the news that the Civil War had ended, and they were now free.
Friday, June 19, 2020 - 11:26am
I wonder, how do I decide how to act in recognition of that disturbing dynamic? Michael Kavulic, Ph.D., director of research strategic initiatives in Kent State University’s Division of Research and Sponsored Programs, shares his inner thoughts as an ally.
Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 2:55pm
The National Science Foundation believes Kent State University mathematicians Artem Zvavitch, Ph.D., and Dmitry Ryabogin, Ph.D., are having worthwhile conversations about some age-old unsolved problems, and it has provided support to keep the discussion going for another three ye...
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 2:09pm
George Floyd's death focused light on what had been America’s ugly secret, the killing of black men by law enforcement officers at a rate far greater than any other race. Wayne Dawson, WJW Fox 8 anchor and Kent State University alumnus, offers his take on what's at stake for Amer...
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 4:21pm
About 300 people attended the first in a series of virtual town halls as the Kent State community addresses systemic racism by learning, listening and taking action as a collective.

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