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Melanie Knowles, Kent State’s manager for sustainability, received the 2017 Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Silver-level award on behalf of the university. Kent State University has been awarded the 2017 Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Silver-level award from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The award recognizes Kent State as a leading university in environmental stewardship. Melanie Knowles, Kent State’s manager for sustainability, received the award on behalf of the...

Kent State University student Emelia Sherin directs a play that places the opioid crisis on the forefront.Learn how Kent State University student Emelia Sherin, a sophomore public relations major, is confronting the nation's opioid crisis.      

International students at Kent State Stark celebrate Halloween for the first time, handing out candy to children. Ruyi Jiao was not thinking about Halloween when she traveled from Beijing, China, to study English at Kent State University at Stark. Still, she made sure to represent her home country, donning a traditional Chinese costume she purchased on eBay. “It’s important we represent China,” says Ms. Jiao, who goes by the American name “Elena”...

Julia Hazel, Kent State junior communications major, won the prize for personal pitch during LaunchNET Kent State Kent​ ​State​ ​University​ ​students​ ​recently used University Library elevators to compete in the fifth annual LaunchNET Elevator Pitch event. ​The​ ​event,​ ​hosted​ ​by​ ​LaunchNET​ ​Kent​ ​State,​ ​gives students​ ​90 seconds to​ ​pitch​ ​a​ ​business​ ​idea​ or their personal...

Julia Hazel, Kent State junior communications major, won the prize for personal pitch during LaunchNET Kent State Kent​ ​State​ ​University​ ​students​ ​recently used University Library elevators to compete in the fifth annual LaunchNET Elevator Pitch event. ​The​ ​event,​ ​hosted​ ​by​ ​LaunchNET​ ​Kent​ ​State,​ ​gives students​ ​90 seconds to​ ​pitch​ ​a​ ​business​ ​idea​ or their personal...