Student Affairs

Active Minds honors Kent State University with a 2018 Healthy Campus Award for fostering a culture of health and wellness for students and the entire Kent State community. Kent State University’s strategic focus on the health and well-being of students is receiving national recognition. Active Minds, a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising mental health awareness among college students, announced Kent State as a winner of the prestigious 2018 Healthy Campus Award.  Active Minds worked with the nation’s...

Dr. Lamar Hylton poses for a selfie with students before a Kent State football game. It’s a calling. That’s how Lamar R. Hylton, Ph.D., describes his new career in student affairs as Kent State University’s Dean of Students. “The greatest win for me is seeing the student be successful,” Dr. Hylton said. Dr. Hylton’s eyes light up when he talks about his passion for helping students find their purpose. Dressed in a...