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Kent State This year, Kent State University alumnus and coach Herb Page, ’74, ’76, celebrates 20 years as director of the university’s golf program – and nearly 40 years on staff at Kent State. A fixture on the Kent Campus since arriving as an undergraduate three-sport student-athlete in 1970, the Canadian native has grown to become one of the most...

Janice Lessman-Moss, professor in Kent State University’s School of Art, demonstrates how the ancient art of weaving has been modernized.Kent State University Art Professor Janice Lessman-Moss has built her career – and Kent State's Textile Arts Program – by bringing the ancient art of weaving into the 21st century. Using traditional techniques and computer technology, she has introduced mystery and randomness to digital weaving.    

Zhiqiang Wang, Ph.D., associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, earned a 2017 Distinguished Teaching Award. Dr. Wang is pictured with some of her students following a surprise classroom visit notifying her that she won the award. Regarded as a caring and very personal teacher by her students, Zhiqiang Wang, Ph.D., associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, was one of the recipients of the 2017 Distinguished Teaching Award, joining an elite group of more than 150 Kent State faculty members recognized for excellence in the classroom. Dr. Wang, who teaches at Kent...

A Kent State University sign is covered in snow. The university Dear Members of the Kent State University Community: As Northeast Ohio continues to enjoy a beautiful fall season, we all know that winter will soon arrive. One of our roles as university leaders is recommending cancellations and closures due to severe weather. While the safety of our people is our priority, in general the university does not close...