The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2


The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2


The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2


Commuter culture on campus

Kristen Kobe August 20, 2014

Campus connection is crucial to students who attend a college as large as Kent State. Students can get lost in all the programs and activities that Kent has to offer, especially students who do not live...

The Kent State Police Station is located on 530 E. Summit St.

Safety on and off campus

Kristen Kobe August 19, 2014

Tips and advice on how to react to stay safe, who to call and how to react in emergencies.College is something many people fantasize about: the idea of being on your own, meeting new people and going to...

Wick Poetry Center relocating to May Prentice House

Kristen Kobe August 2, 2014

The Wick Poetry Center will soon officially relocate into the May Prentice House along the University Esplanade near Lincoln Street.  The new center is the first building to be built along the esplanade...

Alumni Listening Tour

Kristen Kobe July 29, 2014

President Beverly Warren’s alumni Listening Tour kicked off on July 23 with its first stop in Akron, Ohio.  This six month Listening Tour will consist of more than 50 different events. “To chart...

Faculty Senate’s co-op program designed with student careers in mind

Kristen Kobe July 26, 2014

Kent State’s Faculty Senate approved a proposal to establish a Cooperative Education Program during its monthly meeting on Monday, July 21. The program, set to begin in fall 2014, would give undergraduate...

Olson Hall renovations on track for 2015 completion

Kristen Kobe July 24, 2014

Renovations to Olson Hall, home to the College of Undergraduate Studies, are on track to be completed by March 2015. Olson Hall is located along the esplanade next to the M.A.C. Center.The new facility...

New Faculty Professional Development Center Director

Kristen Kobe July 23, 2014

The Faculty Professional Development Center appointed David Dees as the new director for the center on July 1. Dees has served as the interim director for the FPDC since July 2013. Dees said the FPDC...

College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology to move into new building

Kristen Kobe July 18, 2014

The College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology will move from Van Deusen Hall into the state-of-the-art Aeronautics and Technology Building in spring 2015. This new facility located...

Provost faculty associates to focus on diversity

Kristen Kobe July 14, 2014

Five Kent State University faculty members have been chosen to serve as the 2014-2016 provost faculty associates for the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The faculty will begin their work in...

 USG hosts Sounds of Summer on the Student Green Friday, June 6, 2014. Fork in the road Food truck provided food for the event.

University food truck begins serving unique menu on campus

Kristen Kobe July 9, 2014

Fork in the Road, Kent State University’s new food truck operated by staff from dining services, is serving up specialty items around campus with its yellow, state-of-the-art truck.The truck is primarily...

Kent/Blossom Music Festival brings international artists to campus

Kristen Kobe July 3, 2014

World-renowned violinist Ida Kavafian will perform at the Kent/Blossom Music Festival at 7:30 p.m. on July 3 in the Ludwig Recital Hall located in the Center for the Performing Arts on Kent’s campus. Each...

PARTA Parking Garage

PARTA to begin selling passes for downtown garage

Kristen Kobe June 26, 2014

PARTA’s campus bus service will begin selling student permits on July 1 for the parking garage located in downtown Kent for the 2014-2015 school year. “We have some open time during the day [and]...

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