Welcome Back Week

Dean Mistur welcomes students to his college.

Mark Mistur, dean of Kent State's College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) gave an enthusiastic welcome to the college's new and returning students. This All College Welcome Back event kicked off the Fall Semester with ice cream on the Esplanade and words of encouragement from the college's program heads and leaders of ...

Students discovering downtown Kent.

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather this event has been postponed until Thursday, September 21. From 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 24, all Kent State University students are invited to visit downtown Kent for music, giveaways and fun. This is the very first Flashes First Thursday, created to celebrate the first Thursday of the semester...

Students show their Kent State pride by wearing blue and gold. Members of the Kent State community are encouraged to wear something blue and gold each and every Friday.

The Center for Student Involvement and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics are welcoming back the Kent State University community in a big way. To kick off the academic year, students, faculty and staff are invited to enjoy a week packed full of food, giveaways and some Kent State pride! From Aug. 29 through Sept. 2, Kent State ...

A group of Kent State students pile onto the Center for Student Involvement’s oversized inflatable couch.

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, F...

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...