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Food For All

Food For All

Women’s Center Assists with Food Insecurity A lot of students struggle with their basic needs while in college. Tuition and or student loan debt are already big issues for most students. Other problems can range from paying bills, gassing your car, or finding your next meal. The Women’s Center here on campus has found a way to alleviate some of that everyday stress. Junior Multimedia Journalism major, Nyla Henderson, covers this story here.            

NFL Protest

NFL Protest

Sports can unite people, but they can also create large divides. Many NFL teams protested the National Anthem last week which then sparked a national debate. People are arguing against patriotism and the first amendment right to the freedom of speech. Donald Trump added to the debate by tweeting his opinions for 6 straight days. Gretchen Lasso has more information. 

Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid Training

  Project AWARE at Kent State University is holding their Mental Health First Aid Training sessions this fall. These seminars began in 2016. They are an eight hour course divided into two days. Students and staff interested must sign up online. Sharie Ellison has more.   

Parking in Kent and Akron

Parking in Kent and Akron

While Kent State University enrolls almost twice as many students than Akron University does, the parking and transportation services at Akron produces twice the amount of revenue than Kent. Kent State brings in about four million dollars every year while Akron brings in around eight million. At Kent’s campus, only those with cars have to pay, but Akron assesses a fee to everyone regardless of if they have a car or not.  Akron student’s do not complain much about their transportation…

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