Events

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. RecycleMania: Spring Semester
  5. E-Cycle Drive: March
  6. Shred Mania: March
  7. Earth Month Events: April
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 12:09pm
By The Akron Beacon Journal  Article Link
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
The city of Kent is thrilled to announce an exciting partnership with Kent State University’s Wick Poetry Center and Main Street Kent to bring Traveling Stanzas to downtown utility boxes.
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 12:03pm
Physical activity is essential to fighting obesity, and scientists are constantly working to make this activity more effective and beneficial.
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 11:57am
Two-way traffic has been restored to Summit Street throughout the construction zone. Johnston Drive also is open to motorists.
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 10:51am
Several new and renovated Kent State University buildings received Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED) recognition in 2016, bringing to 11 the total number of certified buildings on Kent State’s campuses. LEED is a rating system that comes from the U.S.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 3:07pm
The new 2016 edition of The Princeton Review’s “Guide to 361 Green Colleges” features Kent State University as one of the most environmentally responsible “green” colleges. “It is a recognition of the advancement we have made with regard to sustainability; we have been working t...
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 11:06am
Experience the autumn colors of the Kent Campus.      
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 9:54am
Lisa Ferrell, Kent State University’s housekeeping manager, has been selected as a 2016 Manager of Distinction by Facility Cleaning Decisions magazine. This award is presented based on nominations from co-workers and managers for employees who go above and beyond their traditiona...
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 9:50am
The first phase of the Summit Street: Building a Better Way Improvement Project is almost complete. Work began nearly a year ago on the stretch of Summit Street from Fraternity Circle to just past Loop Road, and that section of the road is expected to be finished by mid-November....

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