News & Events

Monday, December 1, 2014 - 9:38am
A new on-campus mediation service is underway at Kent State University for students experiencing conflict. Student Mediation Services, which began this fall, is led by Jacquelyn Bleak and is located at 118 Twin Towers on the Kent Campus.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 9:42am
Dr. Patrick Coy, Director of Kent State's Center for Applied Conflict Management, was interviewed by WAKR about what positive, constructive conflict management steps can now be taken in Ferguson, Missouri, after a grand jury failed to return an indictment in the Michael Brown sho...
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 12:00am
Congrats to Dr. Patrick Coy on receiving the Magnificat Award from Marian University, Wisconsin. The Magnificat Award is given to individuals who have exhibited outstanding service to their community, their profession, and it is in recognition of Dr....
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 12:00am
Dr. Aysegul Keskin Zeren has recently accepted a position as a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor of Conflict Analysis and Transformation in the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. 
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
Dr. Patrick Coy, Director of the Center for Applied Conflict Management, was selected as one of ten finalists for the 47th annual Kent State University Alumni Association Distinguished Teaching Award (DTA). The finalists were selected from a pool of 224 nominations. Three recipie...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:00am
Dr. Patrick Coy was interviewed by the Akron Beacon Journal about conflicts between police and protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, after unarmed teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by police. ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 12:00am
Karen Cunningham, a CACM assistant professor from 1990 - 1994 and 2001 to present, was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor effective with the 2013-14 academic year.
Monday, March 3, 2014 - 12:00am
Kent State is too often known for the violent conflict that occurred on campus on May 4, 1970.Yet it is becoming increasingly well-known for its many creative and constructive responses to that conflict. 
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 10:52am
11th Annual All Politics is Local Conference Date(s): Apr. 26, 2014 Event Time: 9 AM - 4:30 PM Walsh University will host the annual conference designed for undergraduate students studying Political Science and/or International Relations. Keynote speaker is ...
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 12:00am
Kent State University is developing a master’s degree program in applied conflict management on the Kent Campus. The master’s degree will be situated in the larger field of peace and conflict studies, which examines the causes and consequences of violence, develops methods for re...