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
Monday, July 11, 2016 - 9:29am
The basic concept of a fuel cell is simple – it converts chemical energy into electricity. To hear it from Kent State University Assistant Professor Yanhai Du, Ph.D., in the College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology, however, the impact of modern and emerging...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 9:13am
What happens to your old electronics? Electronics waste, or e-waste, frequently contains hazardous materials that if improperly disposed of can cause severe human and environmental health impacts. Visit ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 12:04pm
Educators, scientists and technologists from the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Kent State University and Cleveland Metroparks have partnered to develop a new learning app that is now live and freely available on iTunes. The app, called ParkApps, features a number of different re...
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 12:03pm
Experience downtown Kent, Ohio: The vibrant community that lends Kent State University its name.        
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 11:59am
Kent State University at Tuscarawas was recently awarded LEED® certification for the Tolloty Technology Incubator. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, is the foremost program for buildings, homes an...
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 11:51am
Kent State University has been named a 2016 Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Fit-Friendly Worksites recognition program. The award distinguishes employers who champion the health and fitness of their employees by creating a culture of physical activity and...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 3:04pm
OEPA Press Release Link Ohio EPA is awarding grant funding to help loc...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 2:59pm
What happens when you throw away your trash? Kent State students produce an average of four pounds of trash per person per week. Visit for more informati...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 2:58pm
The Portage Park District Foundation recently presented the 18th annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Benefit Dinner at American Legion Post No. 496 in Kent....