Stress-Free Zone

Man’s best friend helped turn the stress of Finals Week into smiles, selfies and solace at Kent State University. Twenty-two pooches from Dogs on Campus Pet Therapy Program® filled the library for students to enjoy.       Kent State freshman Mandi Harmon made it through her first Finals Week with the help of a Doberman Pinscher named Luke.  “He is really sweet,” Harmon said. “Just the feeling of petting an animal and the connection you can have with them, it really is an amazing thing. It really does calm the nerves.” For 10 years, the program has be...