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Willie Harrell, left, and his new attorney Scott Rilley, right, in Summit County’s Court of Common Pleas on Monday, May 2, 2016. 

Former Kent State professor scheduled for mid-May pretrial

Jacob Runnels May 2, 2016

Willie Harrell, a former Kent State English professor, appeared in court Monday and is scheduled for a pretrial hearing in Summit County’s Court of Common Pleas May 16.TV2 News: Willie Harrell Court...

Junior english major, Korrine Engber, stocks the shelves of Munchie’s Market on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015.

Munchies changes spark praise and concern

Jacob Runnels October 11, 2015

Munchies Market in Prentice Hall received renovations over the summer, bringing updated equipment, different policies and new worker concerns.Dining Services director Richard Roldan said the changes were...

Students line up at Wholly Habanero, located in the Student Center’s HUB, on Aug. 29, 2015. Wholly Habaneros is new to the HUB and offers a create-your-own burrito bar.

Wholly Habaneros opens in HUB

Jacob Runnels August 30, 2015

Wholly Habaneros has opened its doors as the newest eatery in the Student Center’s HUB.The campus-based Mexican restaurant replaced Jump Asian Express, which has been in the HUB for 10 years, and joins...

New mineral named after former KSU professor

Jacob Runnels April 16, 2015

A former professor at Kent State has been honored with a new mineral being named after him.The new mineral, Carlsonite, was named after Ernest Carlson, (1933-2010) who was a professor of geology. He taught...

Physics Department to host extraterrestrial life event

Jacob Runnels April 16, 2015

The Department of Physics is preparing to put on a presentation, “The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence” April 17 and 18 for awareness of the search for life beyond Earth at 8 p.m. in Smith...

Graduate students’ road to graduation

Jacob Runnels April 2, 2015

The life of a graduate student is different from the life of an undergraduate student, in that research projects are common and theses and dissertations, or final research projects, are a must to graduate.“The...

Oleg Lavrentovich. Feb. 23, 2015.

Researchers study moving particles in liquid crystals

Jacob Runnels February 25, 2015

Kent State researchers are nearing the conclusion of their research in understanding a new way to induce electrophoresis in liquid crystals. Oleg Lavrentovich, a trustees research professor of chemical...

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