Beverly Warren

Kent State President Beverly Warren makes a point during her inaugural address to faculty, staff, students, alumni and distinguished guests in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center.

Members of the Kent State University community were invited to attend the inauguration of Beverly Warren as the 12th president of the university on May 1 in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center on the Kent Campus. A reception followed in the Kent Student Center Ballroom. A week of activities and events leading up to the inauguration day celebrated student success and campus community achievements on Kent State’s eight campuses and the Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg. All events were free. Events included the dedication of the Center for Undergraduate Excellence on April 28 ...

Beverly Warren, who today begins her presidency at Kent State University, wasted no time getting more familiar with her new university family and the community. The first morning for Kent State’s 12th president includes a walk through campus with her Cabinet, breakfast with city leaders, meetings and lunch with students, and the launch of her official Twitter account. Warren began the day with an email to the Kent State community expressing her excitement of joining Kent State, sharing the values that will guide her work and discussing her approach to the “great privilege of being your presid...