Profiles of Excellence in Action

Over the summer Kent State University Intercollegiate Athletics received word that it had placed second nationally in the 2009 Excellence in Management Cup awards competition. The honor, presented by Texas A&M University’s Laboratory for the Study of Intercollegiate Athletics, garners the department and the university national exposure for exceptional management capability.
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Perspective on ...

Kent State is committed to providing the tools necessary for our students to complete their degrees in a timely manner. Academic Affairs is taking the critical steps necessary to streamline and simplify the graduation experience for students. With the roll out of the Graduation Planning System, undergraduate students will have a clear, step-by-step path from their first semester to graduation. In addition, an online graduation application for use by all eight campuses is in development.
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United Way Challenges and Unique Events Promise Food, Fun and Fundraising

The United Way campaign, underway since late September, is not only a way to raise vital funds for social service agencies in Portage County, but also a way foster team spirit and fun at work.
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New Public Safety Training Program Prepares Classroom First Responders

The Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter and Evacuate, or ALICE training, is now offered at Kent State University. ALICE is crisis training created by two Texas law enforcement officers soon after the Columbine shootings occurred. The training has been adopted by many educational law enforcement institutions in Ohio and throughout the United States.
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How to Determine When or if E-mail Should be Saved

Flu Update

Week of Oct. 19, 2009

E-Inside Submission Reminders, Photo Contest Winner Announced and HR Answers Question
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