June 2021 Social Media Recap

Our content during the month of June featured scenic sunrises and sunsets, news of our new scholarship programs and announcements about the Fall 2021 semester. Let’s see what posts were most popular with the Golden Flashes this month! 



Our top-performing post this past month featured the partial annular eclipse on an early morning! With the Moon traveling between the Earth and the Sun, viewers got to witness what is called the “ring of fire.” This phenomenon created a beautiful sunrise and led the post to a total of 1,619 likes!


Our other top-performing post included a vibrant sunset at the Kent Campus. The rich colors in this timelapse showed the beauty in a spectacular summer view. This post received a total of 1,484 likes.



Much like Instagram, our followers on Facebook also particularly enjoyed the solar eclipse photo in all of its glory. It was the most-liked post on the platform with 317 total.


The other top post from June included exciting news for the Kent State community! As we prepare to welcome students, faculty and staff back for the Fall 2021 Semester, we announced a full slate of in-person activities! We also announced the loosening of campus health guidelines.



The solar eclipse was also our top-performing post on Twitter, too! 

In another notable post, Kent State announced a new Scholarship Program – Flashes Go Further. This one-of-a-kind program covers more costs to help students graduate. 

Continue to keep up with Kent State news by following all of our social accounts, and enjoy the rest of your summer, Golden Flashes!

POSTED: Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 10:00am
UPDATED: Friday, July 16, 2021 - 3:33pm
Olivia Potunas