News Stories

The Kent State University Airport collected almost 8,000 pounds of food, which translates into more than 10,000 meals for the dogs and cats at the local animal shelters.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 3:53pm
The Kent State University Airport's Props-4-Paws initiative supports local animal shelters and has surpassed its goal each year since the project started. 
Cameron Lee, Ph.D., (left) and Scott Sheridan, Ph.D., (right) from Kent State University’s Department of Geography have teamed up to secure two research grants to study climate change and weather patterns.
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:00am
A pair of Kent State University geographers have teamed up to secure two research grants totaling more than $550,000 for separate projects to study climate change and weather patterns.
Members of Kent State Police Services load frozen turkeys for Kent Social Services into a police vehicle.
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 9:57am
Officers from Kent State University Police Services donated frozen turkeys and gift cards to Kent Social Services for local families in need over the holiday season.
Nathan Ritchey, Ph.D., vice president for Kent State System Integration, works on a vintage loom that he acquired from a garage sale.
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 9:20am
When it comes to finding new hobbies, Nathan Ritchey, Ph.D., vice president for Kent State System Integration, is an expert. His many hobbies include beekeeping, woodworking, welding, collecting and restoring antiques, and playing piano and guitar.
Kent State University junior Stephanie Newton shops the Career Closet for a professional outfit for an upcoming job interview.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 1:58pm
Kent State University junior Stephanie Newton successfully juggles a tough schedule that includes taking classes in hospitality management, while raising four children and working several campus Dining Services’ jobs.
Retired Petty Officer 1st Class Mark Gainer, a Kent State University student who currently serves as president of the Kent State Veterans Club, addresses those attending the university’s 2016 Veterans Day observance.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 1:11pm
For the ninth consecutive year, Kent State University has earned the 2018 Military Friendly® School designation for its Kent Campus.
Members of the Kent State University at Salem community gathered to celebrate the opening of the new Seasoned Café on the campus. Kent State Salem Dean David Dees (third from left) led the ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:47pm
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was recently held to mark the official opening of the Seasoned Café at Kent State University at Salem.
Kids at Kent State University's Child Development Center explored a variety of grounds vehicles during the annual Meet the Trucks event.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:32pm
Children at Kent State University's Child Development Center interacted with a variety of construction and grounds vehicles used by University Facilities Management during the annual Meet the Trucks event.
Kent State University employees work out at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center.
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:32pm
Obtaining and maintaining work-life balance is no easy task, and that is why Kent State University offers numerous options in its employee wellness program to help faculty and staff achieve this balance.