The Independent Student Newspaper of Kent State University

The Kent Stater is an award-winning student-run newspaper. Reaching more than 9,500 people per issue, the Stater keeps the community up-to-date with campus, local and national news, sports and features. The Stater publishes on Monday and Thursday and has a circulation of 6,000 per day. During the summer months, The Kent Stater runs special print issues and a special start of the school year issue. The Kent Stater publishes online with media partner, TV2 KSU, at

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Lydia Taylor

Kent Stater Editor

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Sue Zake

Student Media Newsroom Adviser (Kent Stater, TV2)


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Upcoming The Kent Stater Events



Career Expo '18

Calling all CCI sophomores through graduate students majoring in the College of Communication and Information! Don't miss the Career Expo on Thursday, Feb. 15 in the Kent State University Student Center Ballroom. The Job Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to noon with personal interviews possible from 1 to 3 p.m. Students can register at

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