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
Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 12:00am
Did You Know? Your blinds can be used to help regulate indoor temperature. Use your blinds – tilt, twist or turn – to regulate temperature. If you do not have blinds, adjusting shades works, too!  Actions You Can Take
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 11:19am
You and the HVAC have a common technique: You both need deep breaths to perform at your peak! Actions You Can Take:
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 9:56am
All you need is a green thumb and a classroom of hardworking students to put together a perfect campus garden.
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 9:54am
Did you know that electronics continue to drain electricity the entire time they are plugged in? Actions You Can Take:
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 9:53am
Did you know that ceiling lights generate a lot of excess light you may not need. A desk lamp focuses light only where you need it.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:58am
Kent State University is being recognized for the eighth time as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, a top trade publication for colleges and universities.
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 9:14am
Kent State University Assistant Professor Jennifer Mapes, Ph.D., was honored with the Volunteer of the Year award by Main Street Kent during the organization’s annual awards celebration. Main Street Kent is a nonprofit organization focused on the revitalization of downtown Kent a...
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 9:08am
This summer, we are exercising our energy efficiency muscles! Get tips in e-Inside each week to add to your training to prepare for peak load days! On peak load days, energy demand is at its highest in the region. Saving energy on those particular days means energy savings plusl...
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 9:05am
Team Kent State “moves” up the leaderboard Kent State University has been designated as one of the Top 25 most active employers in the country. The university placed 17th in the Large Employer category of this year’s national On the Move Workplace Challenge. That is a significan...