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Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren was among the featured lecturers during the Chautauqua Institution’s weeklong investigation of “The Forgotten: History and Memory in the 21st Century,” which runs through Aug. 18. Kent State University President Beverly J. Warren will be among the featured lecturers during the Chautauqua Institution’s weeklong investigation of “The Forgotten: History and Memory in the 21st Century,” which runs through Aug. 18.   President Warren will speak at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 15, in the Chautauqua Amphitheater on the...

A Kent State University graduate celebrates during the 2017 Summer Commencement ceremony. The Kent State University alumni network will again grow its ranks this summer as more than a thousand Golden Flashes get their degrees. Kent State University will hold its Summer 2018 Commencement ceremonies for the Kent Campus on Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (MAC Center). The Kent Campus will confer 1,325...

Recent Kent State University graduate Britny Meszaros (left) celebrates with Courtney Miller, an academic advisor at Kent State’s Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg, after Ms. Miller earned the Dr. Terry Kuhn Distinguished Undergraduate Advising Award. Academic advisors who go above and beyond in their roles help define students’ success, from enrollment to graduation. One such advisor is Courtney Miller, an academic advisor at Kent State University’s Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg. Ms. Miller was recently honored with the Dr. Terry Kuhn Distinguished Undergraduate Advising Award,...

Pratim Datta, College of Business Administration, shot this photo in Paris. He says, “On a day full of summer thunderstorms, the rain stopped and the clouds parted their doors to let in the sun, glistening on one of the Golden Nymphs of Demeter and Nimos. From Michigan to Florida, Paris to Rome and more, Kent State University employees captured memories of some of the most interesting places, people and things from their local and international trips. e-Inside is sharing some of their photos in this final feature for 2018. Please note that photo submissions are no longer being accepted.    ...

Kent State University’s Center for Adult and Veterans Services provides support and resources to single parents to enhance their experiences inside and outside the classroom. Being a student and parenting at the same time presents challenges beyond what the average student experiences. Recognizing the struggles that nontraditional students often experience in trying to complete their education, Kent State University’s Center for Adult and Veterans Services steps in to provide much-needed support and offer resources to...

A Kent State University student proudly displays an award certificate during the university’s Lavender Graduation ceremony, which honors the achievements of graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally students. An inclusive campus acknowledges and respects diversity, and offers a welcoming environment for all community members regardless of their differences. Kent State University is making strides in creating a more inclusive campus and the university’s efforts are being recognized nationally. Kent State has been ranked 4.5 out of 5 on the Campus Pride...

Born without legs, Kent State University at Tuscarawas student Zion Clark competes as a member of the Kent State Tuscarawas Golden Eagles wrestling team. Zion Clark, Kent State University at Tuscarawas sophomore and Golden Eagles wrestler, is featured in an award-winning short documentary that will air on Netflix on Aug. 10. The 20-year-old student from Massillon was born without legs from a condition known as caudal regression syndrome and grew up in foster homes until he was adopted in his teens....

Nicole Brooks, associate IT security analyst with the Division of Information Services, took this photo inside the Coliseum in Rome during her trip to Europe. From Michigan to Florida, Paris to Rome and more, Kent State University employees captured memories of some of the most interesting places, people and things from their local and international trips.  Please note that photo submissions are no longer being accepted. The entry period closed on July 31. Watch out for more photos in the next issue....

Members of the Kent State University community volunteer to put together feminine hygiene product kits for young women in developing countries. The Kent State University Women’s Center has always believed in empowering women and setting them up to be the most successful versions of themselves. During the spring semester, the Women’s Center put that mission into action. Throughout February and March, the Women’s Center collaborated with Kent State’s Fashion School and Kent’s...

A Firestone Community Learning Center student learns logic control programming from Darwin Boyd, assistant professor of applied engineering and technology, at the Kent State University College of Aeronautics and Engineering. A group of high school sophomores from Firestone Community Learning Center in Akron spent a week at Kent State University exploring university programs and learning more about college and careers. The program is part of Kent State’s new partnership with Akron Public Schools, in which three new college and career academies at Firestone High School...