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Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Remember Walt Disney’s Herbie, the unique, fictional Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own? Kent State University public relations graduate student Le Color Kang drives a replica with the peculiar red, white and blue stripes, and distinctive number 53 that looks like it was dr...
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Event registration forms available online Get ready to celebrate! Homecoming 2012 is scheduled for Oct. 20. The festivities include the alumni continental breakfast at the Williamson Alumni Center, the parade down Main Street and the Homecoming game against the Western Michigan B...
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Kent State University and Staples, provider of office supplies, technology, cleaning solutions and more, have signed a new cleaning contract that will help the university further achieve its commitment to sustainability. Under the agreement with Staples, the company will provide...
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
The 31st Annual Black Squirrel Festival will take place on Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. near Manchester Field and the Memorial Gardens, adjacent to the Kent Student Center.
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Professor focuses on media images, messages and how they shape view of the world David R. Ewoldsen, Ph.D., a pre-eminent communication scholar on how our perceptions of the world are shaped by media images and messages, will present the Summer Scholar Seminar at Kent State Unive...
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
The Board of Trustees on June 6 approved the operating budget for FY 2013. The budget included funding for 2 percent salary increases for classified and unclassified employees not represented by a union. I am pleased to announce that the pay increase will become effective on Sept...
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Kent State faculty and staff who work with public records, including student and employee documents, contracts and other related documents are invited to attend a seminar on Ohio public records. The one-hour seminar will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 2 p.m. in Franklin Hall.   ...
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Kent State University Police have charged William Koberna, 19, with Inducing Panic (a Felony of the Fifth Degree) and Aggravated Menacing (a Misdemeanor of the First Degree) related to a public tweet in which he threatened violence to the university campus.     Koberna recently l...
Friday, July 27, 2012 - 4:34pm
The Ohio Third Frontier Commission has approved a $3 million award to Kent State University. The award is part of the more than $21 million in grants recommended by the commission through the Ohio Third Frontier Open Innovation Incentive and the Ohio Third Frontier Innovation Pla...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
Three associate professors from Kent State University’s Shannon Rodgers and Jerry Silverman School of Fashion Design and Merchandising donated their time to design and create more than 30 costumes for a local dance troupe headed to London for the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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