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Kent Wired

The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2

Kent Wired

Joshua Fine (center) poses for a picture at the the Kent State PhoneCenter in 2019.

Students connect with alumni through PhoneCenter even during coronavirus pandemic

Zoë Blank Reporter March 3, 2021

Student callers are raising money and building relationships with alumni and student peers from home with the Kent State PhoneCenter.The PhoneCenter is a branch of the Annual Fund which promotes the university...

Brigitta Hanzely (left) stands with Stephen Hanzely (right) for a photo on Kent State’s Kent campus in the spring of 1961.

International students offered financial aid through Kent State alumni scholarship

Zoë Blank Reporter February 14, 2021

An alumni couple is giving back to Kent State through an international student scholarship to honor international student advocates and mentors.The Dr. W. Leslie Garnett International Student Scholarship...

A true Kent State legacy: E. Timothy Moore

Gianna DaPra TV2 Reporter February 3, 2021

As Black History Month begins, the loss of a true legacy at Kent State and the Black community will not be forgotten.  Kent state alumni and highly recognized professor E. Timothy Moore died earlier...

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Ethan Miller/Getty Images November 4, 2020

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 03, 2020: Workers process polling place equipment and materials at the Clark County Election Department after polls closed on November 3, 2020 in North Las Vegas, Nevada....

Leslie Srodek-Johnson poses with cookie cakes. Srodek-Johnson won $10,000 on the Food Network Christmas Cookie Challenge. Courtesy of Leslie Srodek-Johnson.

Kent State journalism alumna wins Food Network Christmas Cookie Challenge

Shelby Reeves Alumni Affairs reporter January 25, 2020

Kent State alumna Leslie Srodek-Johnson was featured on one of Food Network's Christmas Cookie Challenge cooking competitions. During what she said felt like a whirlwind, Srodek-Johnson beat out four other...

An uprooted tree sits on top of a Florida home after Hurricane Irma.

Kent State alumni face wrath of Hurricane Irma

Cameron Gorman September 13, 2017

Hurricane Irma, which has devastated Florida and portions of surrounding areas, is also affecting the Kent State alumni who now call the state home.“During the worst part, you couldn’t see, you know,...

Miwa Neishi poses with her piece at the second annual alumni art show on Thurs., June 22, 2017.

Alumni art show showcases variety of pieces

Cody Patton June 22, 2017

The Center for the Visual Arts kicked off its second annual alumni art show Thursday evening with a wide range of works, artists and snacks.This year’s show will hopefully be a good time for visitors...

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Alumni Association supports students post-graduation

Danie Minor November 22, 2015

Students at Kent State pass the Williamson Alumni Center many times, but most do not know the purpose of the Alumni Association. A lot of students think they are the people who call you immediately after...

KRT BUSINESS STORY SLUGGED: WRK-NETWORK-BIZPLUS KRT PHOTO BY LINDSAY SEMPLE/AKRON BEACON JOURNAL (April 13) Don Snyder, a career specialist at The Career Services Center at Kent State University, helps Chris McDade of Olmsted Falls, Ohio, research potential marketing internships. The center helps students and alumni searching for jobs and internships. (mvw) 2004

Recent graduates share advice on life after college

Maggie Wachtel November 22, 2015

As the fall semester comes to an end, a number of Kent State students are prepare to go into their last semester of being college students.Making the transition from life as a college student to a member...

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Josh Cribbs returns to Kent State

Ian Flickinger September 13, 2015

Former Kent State football standout Josh Cribbs returned to Kent this weekend to open the NFL season at Water Street Tavern and cheer on the Browns with the Kent Browns Backers, a non-profit organization...

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