Kent Student Center

Actors Don Cheadle and Adam Driver in 'White Noise'

Netflix has released a movie trailer and still photos, including a picture showing a scene in the Kent Student Center, from the upcoming feature film "White Noise," which was filmed last year across Northeast Ohio, including scenes shot on the Kent Campus.  According to IMDB, the movie "dramatizes a contemporary American family's attempts to deal with the mundane conflicts of everyday life while grappling with the universal mysteries of love, death and the possibility of happiness in an uncertain world."     Directed by Noah Baumbach, "White Noise" will be...

On A Roll!

Current Kent State students had a chance to relive what many of their parents did at the same age -- roller skate!  More than 400 students donned skates Sept. 26 for a throwback night at the Kent Student Center. A special 40-by-80-foot rink was constructed inside the ballroom as part of Flashbash, organized by the Flash Activities Board. Students who attended received navy Kent State bucket hats to wear to the homecoming football game, as part of a collaboration between the Flash Activities Board and Undergraduate Student Government to promote Homecoming Week. ...

UPDATE: Water line repairs are complete and service has been restored to the Kent Student Cener and Korb Hall as of 3:20 p.m. All dining halls inside the Student Center will reopen for their normal hours Saturday, March 9. We greatly appreciate your patience as we worked to restore service.   A water line break has necessitated repair work that will disrupt water service in the Kent Student Center and Korb Hall beginning at 2 p.m. today (Friday) for approximately four hours.   Due to the disruption of water service, all dining facilities at the Student Center will clo...

Kent, Ohio – The Kent State University Orchestra Society and the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University will present the 44th annual Evening with the Orchestra on Sat., April 13 in the Ballroom of the Kent State University Student Center.  This annual fundraising gala raises thousands of dollars in scholarships every year for the orchestra’s student musicians. The evening begins with a social hour from 6 to 7 p.m., where guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m., followed by a performance of the Kent State University Orchestra at...

The Kent Student Center, Center for Student Involvement and Intercollegiate Athletics cordially invite students, faculty and staff to enjoy a week of Kent State spirit to start the academic year. The events are meant to be fun, interactive and casual. Each day will feature some free food and giveaways. In addition, our beloved mascot, Flash, and some players, coaches and cheerleaders will be there.      Students are encouraged to stop by between classes to meet new people and take part in the excitement of the first week of classes.    All events will take pla...

Kent State University has established a new Kent State tradition called Blue and Gold Friday. Kent State faculty, staff, students and alumni are encouraged to wear the university’s blue and gold colors every Friday to promote Kent State spirit and pride. “We are one university family, and one of the best ways to bring that to life is by wearing blue and gold.” -President, Beverly Warren “Everyone can see and feel the school spirit thriving on campus as we begin this new school year, and I believe this new Friday tradition will be something we can all look forward to each week as a way to ...

The Kent Student Center and the Center for Student Involvement invite students, faculty and staff to enjoy a week of Kent State spirit (and free food) to start the academic year with Welcome Back Week, from Aug. 25-29.  The Kent Student Center and the Center for Student Involvement will host an event each day during the first week of classes to welcome back the Kent State family and generate excitement for the start of the year. All events will take place in The Nest (located on the second floor of the Kent Student Center) from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with the final event of the week (Blue and G...