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 Mondays 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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Zaria Johnson

The Kent Stater Editor

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Sue Zake

Student Media Newsroom Adviser (Kent Stater, TV2)


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