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Spreading Mental Health Awareness

Spreading Mental Health Awareness

Kent State University’s Stark State branch hosted a mental health resource fair in hopes to spread awareness. Our correspondent, Crystal Smith, attended the event and talked to those who are reaching out. 

Kent police to hike it and bike it

Kent police to hike it and bike it

  Kent PD received a $20,000 grant to be more active in the community. They use this money to spend more time on foot and biciclying the streets of Kent during the warmer months of the year. They focus on lower income housing complexes, new businesses, and families with children downtown. The officers have to take turns when it comes to this luxury but it’s something for them to look forward to after winter. The Kent PD plans to continue this…

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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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