Kent State University faculty, staff and students plan to provide service at a variety of nonprofit sites in Cuyahoga, Portage and Summit counties on the 2016 MLK Day of Service.
They’re back! Kent State University Libraries invites all Kent State students, faculty and staff to take a break and relax with therapy dogs on Monday, Dec. 14, and Tuesday, Dec. 15, from 3-5 p.m. There will be free popcorn and beverages for attendees.
Wick Poetry Center to Host Ohio Premier Film Screening, Co-sponsored by the Kent Stage and the Western Reserve Folk Arts Association
By Marcus Donaldson
Kent State University’s Wick Poetry Center, with co-sponsors the Kent Stage and Western Reserve Folk Arts Association, will host the Ohio premier film screening of Even Though the Whole World Is Burning at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 10 at the Kent Stage. The film documents the achievements of famed poet W.S. Merwin. The film screening is free and open to the general public.
Main Street Kent Continues Tradition of Black Squirrel Friday and Small Business Saturday; Mayor Fiala Declares Free Two-Hour Parking Day
There are many benefits to shopping at local businesses, and Main Street Kent is happy to provide a few more good reasons to "shop small" this holiday season. The days immediately following Thanksgiving are meant to get holiday shopping done -- or at least get it started -- and now there are even more reasons to do it in Kent, thanks to Main Street Kent and the city of Kent.