Global Gateway Day

Celebrate the world with Kent State Stark!

Kent State University at Stark presents Global Gateway Day, a family friendly afternoon filled with cultural performances, international food sampling, global games and activities for all ages. This event is free and open to the public.

Saturday, June 8, 2019
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Campus Center
Kent State University at Stark

Activities include:

  • International Food Sampling: Try authentic African food samples from Morris's African Market, Naka Market, Kifaya's Kitchen and the Emporium Grille.
  • Live Cultural Performances: Attendees can experience cultural performances from the Barefeet Dance Tribe, From Congo to Akron band and Olu Manns, African drumming.
  • Global Games and Activities: Families can participate in African face painting, arts and crafts, tea and coffee corner and a panel discussion with study abroad students who recently traveled to Rwanda.


Sarah Schmidt
Assistant Director
Office of Global Education Initiatives
133K Main Hall