Student Life

BioBlack Team Poses with their bacteria-dyed tote bad and dress dyed with bacterium
A team of Kent State students took home the Outstanding Science Award from the BioDesign Challenge Summit 2020 held in June.


When the Ohio Department of Health sought help this summer for work on the COVID-19 pandemic response, more than 110 students from Kent State University’s College of Public Health raised their hands to volunteer.
University News
Kent State Interim Senior Vice President and Provost Melody Tankersley, Ph.D., and Vice President for Enrollment Management Mary Parker, Ed.D., recently shared updates about academics and enrollment, respectively, while engaging with the university community.
Student Life
When Kent State University closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic in March, not all students living on the Kent Campus were able to leave.   
University News
Today’s Flashes of Inspiration comes from Lisa Strom, Kent State University’s head women’s golf coach, who offers a pep talk to all in the university community struggling under the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Global Reach
Students in the class Communication in a Global Society worked in teams throughout the Spring 2020 semester to educate audiences about one specific aspect of globalization and ecology: fast fashion.