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Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 5:20pm
The Kent State University Board of Trustees ratified the university’s Fiscal Year 2020 Efficiency Report and Master Recommendations report, which showed an effectiveness and efficiency savings for Fiscal Year 2020 of $31,286,881. The savings is $6.2 million more than originally e...
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:09pm
Dear Kent State University Students, Faculty and Staff, As we bring fall semester to a successful close, we continue to finalize plans to ensure a safe return to campus for spring semester. More details about our phased return will follow shortly, but here I’d like to share impor...
Monday, November 30, 2020 - 3:55pm
Inclement weather is expected this week for Northeast Ohio with several inches of snow predicted for Portage and nearby counties. At this time, we do not anticipate any change in campus operations, and classes will continue remotely as planned.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 2:38pm
Kent State President Todd Diacon and others express their appreciation for the hard-working employees who have pulled together to keep our campuses operating throughout the pandemic.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 12:35pm
Jonathan V. Selinger, professor and Ohio Eminent Scholar in Kent State University’s Department of Physics, in the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute, has been elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Sc...
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 11:02am
While it's no secret that many college students drink alcohol, how COVID-19 affected these behaviors and patterns is the focus of recent research published in the journal Addictive Behaviors by the collaboration of William Lechner from the Department of Psychological Sciences and...
Monday, November 23, 2020 - 2:23pm
Kent State alumna 1st Lt. Ashley White-Stump is featured along with other American heroes in the new National Museum of the United States Army, which just recently opened in Virginia.
Sunday, November 22, 2020 - 9:21am
Since March, COVID-19 has become a widespread topic of conversation. Finding ways to explain what this virus is, how one can treat it and how to slow the spread of the virus are just a few commonly asked questions with few clear answers. Xiaozhen Mou, associate professor in the D...
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 11:30pm
America was watching as Kent State dominated Akron 69-35 to retain the coveted Wagon Wheel in the annual clash of football rivals at Dix Stadium. ESPN carried the Nov. 17 game to a national prime time audience, which saw the Golden Flashes win their seventh straight game going ba...
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 3:39pm
The Kent State University Board of Trustees will hold its next regular business meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 4 p.m. to consider the recommendations of the standing committees, proposed personnel actions and new business. All actions of the Board will be taken at this business m...

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