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

  1. Campus Sustainability Month: October
  2. Game Day Challenge: Fall Semester
  3. Kent Green Energy Ohio Tour: Spring Semester
  4. Campus Race to Zero Waste: Spring Semester
  5. E-Cycle Drive: March
  6. Earth Month Events: April
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 8:19am
By Record-Courier  KENT – On Feb. 28, March 7, 14 and 21, Kent State University will hold a free electronics recycling drop-off called E-Cycle Drive. Kent State also will hold a free document shredding March 21 called Shred-Mania. Both events are open to students, faculty, staff...
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Written By: Emily Fulmer and Luke Armour   Throw it away or recycle it? That is the question Kent State University’s Office of Sustainability hopes students, faculty and staff will pause to ask before automatically tossing something in the bin. Kent State is participating in its...
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 12:00am
Kent 360 by Dave Ruller I don’t know the history behind it but we discovered that the Wick Poetry Center on Lincoln Street has a new “pop up” bus stop in front of it. It looks like the students in the College of Architecture got inspired and worked with the construction students...
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Written By: Eryn Gebacz Kent State University’s DeWeese Health Center is on a mission to create a culture of wellness on campus that incorporates body, mind, spirit and financial well-being, as well as a sense of community. To this end, the DeWeese Health Center’s Wellness Commit...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Before you leave for winter break, do not forget to “Unplug, Shutdown and Set Back!” 
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 12:00am
By Latisha Ellison The holidays can bring sweet memories of family traditions and wish lists miles long, but the season is also a time when people reflect on what they have and what they can give to others. Kent State University just wrapped up its monthlong Giving Tuesday initia...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
WKSU will hold its 21st annual Hunger Challenge – the day the station highlights hunger insecurity in Northeast Ohio – on Wednesday, Nov. 29. The Hunger Challenge was founded to raise money for WKSU and build awareness of the opportunities to reduce food insecurity in Ohio. Repre...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
By April McClellan-Copeland Kent State University junior Stephanie Newton successfully juggles a tough schedule that includes taking classes in hospitality management, while raising four children and working several campus Dining Services’ jobs. It is no surprise that she does...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:00am
By Sarah Heber Four Kent State University TRIO programs aimed at helping underrepresented student — the McNair Scholars Program and three Upward Bound programs — recently received federal grants that will fund them for the next five years. The programs are hosted through Kent S...