Flowers in full bloom in the Murin Gardens near the Kent State Library.
Flowers in full bloom in the Murin Gardens near the Kent State Library.


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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 11:53am

Kent State University students will celebrate the start of a new school year at the university’s annual back-to-school celebration that occurs the day before fall classes begin. Blastoff will take place on Sunday, Aug. 28, from 6-9:30 p.m....

Friday, August 26, 2016 - 9:51am

Kayakers will paddle the Cuyahoga River from Kent State University to Kent State’s Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative for the 3rd annual Crooked River Commute on Aug. 26-27.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 1:54pm

Welcome Weekend, Kent State University’s four-day new student orientation, will take place from Aug. 25-28. Students can select from approximately 50 different events from Thursday to Sunday. The weekend event helps students transition int...

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 3:03pm

Kent State University’s Online Learning Team in the Office of Continuing and Distance Education has earned national recognition for outstanding work in online education. The Association for Educational Communications and Technology presented first- and second-place awards to K...

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 10:02am

Kent State University faculty, staff and students volunteered to help incoming freshmen move into the university’s residence halls at the beginning of each school year.

This year, freshman move-in day was Thursday, Aug. 25, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 2:11pm

Educators, researchers and computer scientists from Kent State University have partnered to develop a math learning app that is now live and freely available on iTunes.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:47am

In this digital age, with phones at our finger tips, you would think that access to constant communication would make us feel closer to one another. But a new study by researchers at Kent State University shows that may not be the case. In fact, cell phone use might actually l...

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 4:50pm

We sincerely apologize for the stress and inconvenience caused by last week’s unintended canceling of some students’ class schedules, and we hope these students will find relief in knowing that their class registrations have been restored to where they were prior to the Aug. 1...

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 3:02pm

As Kent State University welcomes new and returning students, the Opening of School Master Schedule of University Services is a useful tool for departments, parents and students alike. This schedule lists the days and hours various university service...

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 10:04am

Kent State University held its Summer 2016 Commencement ceremony for the Kent Campus on Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center). Kent State conferred 1,455 degrees, including 917 bachelor’s degrees,...