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

Contact & Connect with The Kent Stater


Henry Palattella

Kent Stater Editor

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Sue Zake

Student Media Newsroom Adviser (Kent Stater, TV2)


[email protected]

Upcoming The Kent Stater Events



Back to School Blastoff

Come find out about Kent State Student Media and the 10 media partners that make up Student Media. We'll be at Kent State's annual Blastoff event. 

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