Latest Kent State University Stories

2011-06-02 14:03:00

DETROIT and CANTON, Ohio, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A gift to Kent State University's new School of Digital Sciences will allow students to pursue a first-in-the-nation concentration in Enterprise Architecture at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110602/DE13334LOGO ) Enterprise Architecture is a concept used by Fortune 500 companies, the United States government and major organizations around the world to assist those entities in...

2011-05-13 13:36:00

CLEVELAND, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- What do you get when you combine the popular style of TV's hit show "The Office", a budding Katie Couric and a Drew Carey wanna-be? You get the Web TV show, Flannel I.T. {Information Technology jobs you'll feel good in} sponsored by OEConnection.

2011-04-23 00:00:00

Devo is best known for changing audiences idea of what a Rock band can be by employing new technology in its music and pioneering Music Video as a medium.

2011-04-13 14:13:08

John Gunstad, an associate professor in Kent State University's Department of Psychology, and a team of researchers have discovered a link between weight loss and improved memory and concentration.

2011-02-24 15:34:19

A group of researchers have studied the history of drought in the Pacific Northwest during the last 6,000 years, a time that spans the mid-Holocene geological epoch to the present.

2010-12-03 09:51:30

Better understanding of the long-term history of El Nino will help enhance short-term prediction of this global climate phenomenon and help mitigate associated natural disasters.

2010-11-10 08:38:28

Rodney Feldmann, professor emeritus, and Carrie Schweitzer, associate professor, from Kent State University’s Department of Geology report on the oldest fossil shrimp known to date in the world.

2010-10-15 01:18:16

Although most people assume that tests are a way to evaluate learning, a wealth of research has shown that testing can actually improve learning.

2010-08-11 13:57:19

Supercomputers have determined that a Rubik's Cube can be solved in 20 moves or less from any position.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.