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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 1:36pm
The opioid epidemic has been a predominant issue in Cuyahoga, Summit, Trumbull and Mahoning counties and still affects other major areas in Northeast Ohio. When planners for the Poynter KSU Media Ethics Workshop finalized the opioid epidemic as this year’s theme, the thought of h...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 1:34pm
Sustainability improvements and increased weather observations are the focuses of two new grants the Kent State University Airport received this year to purchase one of their top wish-list items and replace another. The airport received a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) gra...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 2:42pm
Most children get inspiration from their parents. But, in 1994, when Sharon Barber, ’94, graduated from Kent State University at Ashtabula with a degree in nursing, she had no idea that her
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 3:55pm
Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren challenged the university community to embrace transformation at the annual State of the University Address.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 3:03pm
Following a national search, Kent State University has selected Mary G. Parker, Ed.D., as its inaugural vice president for enrollment management. Dr.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 3:02pm
Throughout the month of November, alumni, employees and friends of Kent State University have the opportunity to make a tremendous impact on the lives of our students and on our university.   On Nov. 1, the university launched the 2018 Giving Tuesday campaign. Like last year, Giv...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:56pm
The Kent State University Alumni Association invites faculty and staff to nominate deserving alumni for the Kent State University Alumni Awards.  
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:55pm
The Kent State University Opera Scenes annual fall production will feature a premier of an original opera produced by a student. The Opera Scenes production consists of two opera scenes and the one-act performed by students on Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 18 at 3 p.m. in the Wri...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:50pm
Do you have an idea for a collaborative initiative to promote health and wellness on campus? Are you planning a project or an initiative that supports Kent State University’s mission to become a model for a healthy campus?  
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 3:19pm
Tatyana Ragon has witnessed firsthand the good that can come from a bad situation. Once, she felt broken. A victim of sexual abuse, she fought to rise above it and be more than a statistic.