Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 12:00am
The nation watched in anger and shock as a white police officer in Minneapolis nonchalantly knelt on the neck of George Floyd, an African American man, who had been accused of passing a counterfeit $20 bill until he uttered the words “I can’t breathe.” Floyd’s brief encounter wit...
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 12:00am
Lori Holcepl felt the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic deeply when she was laid off from her job recently. As a single mother of two, Holcepl relied on her paycheck to support her family. “Since the pandemic began, I have feared we would lose our home and everything we h...
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 12:00am
This summer, Kent State of Wellness is offering members of the Kent State University community the opportunity to engage in meditation via virtual platforms. The 30-minute meditation sessions, which are free to join, will take place at noon every Tuesday and Thursday through Aug....
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Alum Dulcinea Avouris, PhD (2018) awarded Elsevier Early Career Scientist Award for 2019 Dr. Avouris's paper "Validation of 2015 Lake Erie MODIS image spectral decomposition using visible derivative spectroscopy and field campaign data" has been identified as outstanding by the e...
Monday, April 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Through multiple organizations and collaborations on and off campus, Kent State University ended 2019 as a more sustainable campus, and those who contributed to sustainable efforts worked hard to reduce the university’s carbon footprint leading to the university being honored wit...
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Interactive Online Poetry Project Honoring Earth Day Earth Stanzas is an interactive poetry project in honor of Earth Day to which anyone can contribute. Hosted by The Center for Earth Ethics at Union Theological Seminar and the Wick Poetry Center at Kent State University, Earth...
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 12:00am
By WKSU LKUNTZMAN April 17, 2020 WKSU received the Portage Park District Foundation’s 2020 Environmental Conservation Award in the Education category. The yearly award is given to an organization that shows great passion and work for educating the public on complex environmental...

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