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  • Your business, goals and needs matter most to us. 
  • We will help you connect to KSU students, staff, faculty and Kent area community members
  • We offer multi-platform solutions for any budget. 



  • Design services, student designers creating for student audiences. A one-time 5% fee applies. Check out our portfolio.
  • Video and audio production
  • Photography
  • Mobile DJ
  • Sponsored content

Reach out today and let our account executives tailor an ad program that fits your budget and your message.


Bundles & Specials

Put together a package that is right for you.

Let us build the best multi-platform bundle for you that fits your message, your audience and your budget.

Or chose from one of our deeply discounted bundles seen on this page.

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Explore Magazine

Feature your business in a special edition magazine that celebrates the spirit of adventure and exploration in and around Northeast Ohio.

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    Student Organization Deals

    Kent State student organizations have special deals when advertising with Student Media. 

    50% off all advertising and services. 

    Free option every semester (pick one) 

    • 1/4 page print ad (limited to 6 on Kent Stater and 2 on magazines) 
    • 2 weeks classified ad 
    • 4 tweets 

    Student Organization Bundle for $150 

    • 1 week on Kent Wired 
    • 1 week on Black Squirrel Radio 
    • 2 tweets 
    • Newsletter line ad 

    Broadcast & Film

    Black Squirrel Radio

    BSR is Kent State’s student-run radio station providing unique and innovative media content online.

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    Flash Film Commission

    Flash Film Commission teaches, inspires and prepares filmmakers for the real-world industry.

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    TV2 KSU

    Award-winning television that strives to be “Truly Portage County” with news, sports and entertainment programming.

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    The Kent Stater

    The independent news team covering KSU and the Kent community.

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    A Magazine

    A Magazine is Kent State’s student-run fashion magazine and is the hub for all things fashion, beauty and culture related.

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    Fusion Magazine

    Promoting LGBTQ equality and community, through journalism, in northeast Ohio and beyond.

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    Luna Negra

    Kent State’s literary and arts journal publishing a blend of poetry, prose, photography and illustration.

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    Taking Flight

    Taking Flight magazine is a key KSU and Kent resource for parents and guardians of incoming students.

    The Burr

    Exploring big issues, burning ideas, fascinating people and preoccupations of its audience.

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    Providing voice for marginalized students at Kent State.

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    Distribution Locations

    The Kent Stater and our magazines are distributed across 63 locations, on and off campus!

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    The online outlet for The Kent Stater and TV2 KSU and the best breaking news source in Kent and Portage County.

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    Client Services

    Whatever your business needs, Kent State Student Media has the creative service to attain your goal. We offer video and audio production, design services, photography, DJ services, writing and marketing services. We manage projects and budgets of all sizes. Kent State Student Media provides high quality work at a competitive price. Contact our office today to find out how we can help you excel in your field.

    SM Advertising & Marketing

    An innovative, energetic team connecting our clients to our media partners and signature brands such as KentWired, KentCribs and Transitions.

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    If you have questions or interest in our advertising/creative services, email or call the Student Media Advertising & Marketing team: