Explore Kent

Points of Interest (Walking Distance)

Downtown Kent

Be sure to explore Downtown Kent, filled with unique and locally owned restaurants and shops.  Take a stroll along the Cuyahoga River in Kent's Heritage Park.  A map of Downtown Kent is available in PDF format.

Kent Campus

The Kent State University Campus is an expansive 200 acres (.8 square kilometers), and is adjacent to downtown.

The campus has beautiful architecture, especially around the front campus area, a fashion museum, and includes a Memorial and Visitors Center commemorating the historic events of May 4th, 1970.  

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We gratefully acknowledge the Kent State University College of Arts and Sciences for their support in making this conference possible.