News Stories

Friday, March 4, 2016 - 9:31am
In 2009, Shanice Cheatham, a graduate student at Kent State, was told that her father had a 10-percent chance of living after being infected with MRSA, methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus.
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 3:24pm
Samantha Glass, sophomore computer science major, became Kent State University at Stark’s first University Innovation Fellow, which makes her part of a national program designed to train student leaders to create entrepreneurial opportunities at their schools.
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 3:08pm
The Executive MBA program at Kent State University’s College of Business Administration has once again been ranked in the top tier of CEO Magazine’s Global Ranking.
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 1:20pm
Kent State University President Beverly Warren recently presented eight Kent State employees with the President’s Excellence Award. Warren made surprise visits to each recipient’s office with a hearty congratulations and a check for $1,000.
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 2:51pm
The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has announced the selection of Kent State University coach and cancer survivor Danielle O'Banion as the winner of the Pat Summitt Most Courageous Award for women's basketball.
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 10:44am
The Oak Ridge Boys are bringing their Celebration Tour to Kent State Tuscarawas for two shows at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. on March 5. This will be their third engagement at the Performing Arts Center. 
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 10:03am
Kent State University has earned its eighth consecutive recognition from Tree Campus USA, a national program created in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor colleges and universities for effective campus forest management and for engaging staff and students in conservation g...
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 9:50am
Kent State University’s Aeronautics Program has received a Kent State-branded Cessna® Skyhawk® 172 aircraft, which it named Nikki to honor an aeronautics student who died from leukemia.
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 9:35am
Ya-Fen Wang, Ph.D., assistant professor in Kent State University’s College of Nursing, is working on a one-year project to study if children’s prolonged exposure to stressful situations encourages poor eating behaviors, which can lead to childhood obesity.
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 2:07pm
Like many students, Stacee Stinedurf credits her passion for geology to David Hacker, Ph.D., associate professor of geology at Kent State University at Trumbull and a recipient of the 2015 Distinguished Teaching Award.