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Kent Wired

Writing Commons brings International Conversation Hour to students

Anthony Didion December 2, 2014

The International Conversation Hour will take place Wednesday, Dec. 3 from 3-4 p.m. and Thursday Dec. 4 from 4-5 p.m.Zoe Kriegel, coordinator of International Conversation hour said the resource is intended...

Laurent Che, 22, performs his spoken word piece at the first Poetry Slam presented by The Wick Poetry Center, Black United Students and Luna Negra Magazine on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Around 20 student poets performed to a full theater in Oscar-Richie Hall.

Poetry event slams students with perspective on spoken word

Anthony Didion November 21, 2014

The Wick Poetry Center hosted its first poetry slam with the help of Luna Negra Magazine and Black United Students on Thursday night.Audience members filled The African Community Theatre in Oscar Ritchie...

Poetry Slam set to bring different artists in one stage

Anthony Didion November 19, 2014

The Wick Poetry Center will host its first ever poetry slam on Thursday Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. in the African Community Theatre of Oscar Ritchie Hall.The event will consist of more than 20 poets reading or...

Deaf-blind workshop encourages cultural awareness

Anthony Didion November 13, 2014

Update (Nov. 14, 2014): The deaf-blind workshop has been cancelled due to the presenter's illness and possible inclement weather, according to an email from Amy Fetterman, president of Kent State ASL...

DuBois Bookstore, located across the street from McGilvrey, is in the process of being demolished in order to make room for the Institutional Advancement Center on Nov. 5, 2014.

Lot demolition begins Wednesday

Anthony Didion November 5, 2014

The demolition process of the abandoned Dubois Book Store and adjacent house began Wednesday, making room for the future Institutional Advancement Center.The site of the future building is on the corner...

American Sign Language students attend Deaf Night Out

Anthony Didion October 29, 2014

Kent State sign language students, deaf individuals and others gather at Buffalo Wild Wings every other Thursday to socialize and bond.Deaf Night Out is a way for this community to gather, meet new people...

Heating and cooling campus wide

Anthony Didion October 22, 2014

The Kent State University Facilities Management team has the task of heating and cooling most of the buildings on campus every year.The buildings on campus are heated by steam, created by hot water running...

Photo submitted by Daniel Ebert

The Transforum Theatre

Anthony Didion September 24, 2014

Transforum Theatre, a small theatre group composed of Kent State students, went to Edinburgh, Scotland to perform at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe last month.  The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest...

Drag queens perform as part of an amateur drag show at the Student Center on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014.

Amateur drag queens showcase talent

Anthony Didion September 11, 2014

PRIDE! Kent showed its colors by hosting its first open-contestant drag show Thursday night.Jamie, an amateur drag queen and Kent State student, won the show with her performance of "Float On" by Modest...

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