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Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 4:28pm
Although Homecoming will not take place until Oct. 1, it is not too early to start planning your Homecoming events. Many Homecoming activities are already being scheduled, including the Bowman Cup 5K Race, Kiss on the K, the parade and more.
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 4:27pm
More than 100 reel-to-reel audio recordings pertaining to the May 4, 1970, Kent State University shootings and their aftermath are now accessible through the Kent State University Special Collections and Archives’ digital repository. Some of the recently digitized items include p...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 4:26pm
Kent State University residence halls are collecting nonperishable food, clothes, rugs, furniture and other usable items now through May 14 for the Throw ‘n’ Go initiative. The initiative, which began in 2003, gives students the opportunity to donate unwanted items during their...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 4:24pm
The last e-Inside issue for the 2016 Spring Semester will be published May 9. Copy submissions for this issue should be emailed to by 5 p.m.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 2:08pm
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has appointed a new trustee to the Kent State University Board of Trustees. Kasich named Robin Kilbride of Wadsworth, Ohio, to a nine-year term as a trustee. Kilbride’s appointment began April 18, 2016, and ends May 16, 2024.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 2:07pm
Dear Kent State Community Members: Our national search for the vice president for student affairs position, which began in December, is progressing well, and we are pleased to invite three finalists to campus this week.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 2:06pm
Dear Colleagues:  I am pleased to announce that three candidates for vice president for Kent State System Integration will be on campus over the next several weeks. As part of the interview process, each candidate will hold a public presentation at which they will discuss the fo...
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 2:05pm
After successfully beta testing a new Web design this spring, Kent State University will be moving forward with the redesign transition this summer. This redesign, spearheaded by branding agency 160over90, will work to align Kent State’s online presence with the university’s new...
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 2:02pm
Kent State Director of Athletics Joel Nielsen has announced the hiring of Todd Starkey as the Golden Flashes' head women's basketball coach. Starkey takes over as the sixth head coach in the history of Kent State's women's basketball after spending the last two seasons as an assi...
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 10:38am
Update: Originally scheduled for April 28, the prairie burn has been moved up to April 25 at approximately 2 p.m. due to declining weather the rest of the week. The protected prairie surrounding Kent State University’s Student Recreation and Wellness Center will be burned on Thu...