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, December 10, 2018 - 12:00am
From Nov. 13- Dec. 14, Kent State University donation locations are accepting clean, gently used or new items. Needed are coats for all ages and other warm clothing, including hats, gloves, scarves and sweaters. Donations will go to the Winter Warm Up Station at the Women’s Cente...
Monday, December 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Can I loft my bed? Is there a dining hall near my residence hall? Where am I able to park on campus? To answer these questions, students can ask The Brain on campus. Yes, that brain – the sculpture by Kent State Professor Emeritus of Art Brinsley Tyrrell located near Merrill Hall...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 12:00am
As the semester comes to a close, Kent State University is asking faculty and staff to reduce campus energy consumption over winter break (Dec. 23-Jan. 2). As a result of collective efforts over the 2017 holiday break, the university avoided more than $25,000 in energy costs over...
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Ecosystems in today's world are responding to a wide variety of environmental changes. What happens when these changes interact? That was the topic of a recent paper published by David Ward, Ph.D., the Art and Margaret Herrick Endowed Professor of Plant Biology in Kent State Univ...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 12:00am
By Ohio EPA Media Contact: James Lee Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler presented five Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Platinum Level awards today at the Agency’s Compliance Assistance Conference in Columbus.
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 8:00pm
By Shaquiena Davis It's the month of October, which means that it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And Kent State's Women's Center and The Office of Sustainability is hosting its 6th annual bra recycling drive. “It is a good opportunity to raise awareness about the issue of breas...
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:00am
At the 16th Annual CitiesAlive Conference recently held in New York City, a consortium of Ohio universities was selected as one of the first four North American regional centers of living architecture by ...