Events

The Office of Sustainability is involved in various events throughout the year.

  1. Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour: September
  2. Campus Sustainability Month: October
  3. Game Day Challenge: Fall Semester
  4. Earth Month Events: April
  5. RecycleMania: Spring Semester
  6. E-Cycle Drive: March
  7. Shred Mania: March
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 8:00pm
By Makenna Brumbaugh, Kent Wired Kent State University held its Earth Fest this afternoon with multiple booths from around Ohio talking about how to improve the environment. Students and faculty were able to learn about different techniques including a water irrigation system tha...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 12:00am
For the first time, Kent State University has been designated as a Voter Friendly Campus for 2019-20. The Voter Friendly Campus initiative, led by national nonpartisan organizations Campus Vote Project and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, acknowledged...
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 8:00pm
As Kent State University senior Angela Deibel guides the ZEV (Zero Emission Vehicle) from the Aeronautics and Technology Building to front campus on a recent sunny day, she glances at a row of small lights that flash overhead. “Those lights let us know that the battery has charge...
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 8:00pm
When business administration major Deneen Penn started her college career at Kent State University at Trumbull, she had no plans to become Miss Ohio USA 2018 or to launch her own honey business. By her senior year, however, she had accomplished both. 
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 8:00pm
David Kaplan, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Geography in the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University, has been elected president of the American Association of Geographers (AAG), the premier academic and professional geography organization in the United Stat...
Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 8:00pm
Kent State University’s Community Engaged Learning Initiative selected the Walls Community Garden for its Outstanding New Service Initiative award. The garden was selected for the award for understanding the needs of the community and making a positive impact on Kent State Univer...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
Kent State University's Wick Poetry Center Director David Hassler was featured on 90.3 WCPN ideastream for his creative efforts in organizing the River Stanzas Project. The project pays tribute to the 50 year anniversary of the environmental protections and improvements that have...
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 12:00am
The work of 153 ecological researchers from 40 countries, including Kent State University Assistant Professor Dave Costello, Ph.D., from the Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences, has revealed new findings on the effect of climatic factors on river...
Monday, December 31, 2018 - 7:00pm
As Kent State senior Angela Deibel guides the ZEV (Zero Emission Vehicle) from the Aeronautics and Technology Building to front campus on a recent sunny day, she glances at a row of small lights that flash overhead. “Those lights let us know that the battery has charged,” she exp...
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 12:00am
By Jeff St.Clair WKSU Our climate is rapidly changing. Recent studies show earth could be entering a period of warming not seen since the end of the age of dinosaurs. That is, if current trends continue. In this week’s Exploradio, we look at local climate research and local plans...

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