Special Collections and Archives

KSU Miscellaneous subject files

Special Collections and Archives

KSU Miscellaneous subject files

Kent State University, Miscellaneous Subject Files, [bulk 1980-2000]

Finding Aid

Prepared by Katie Panko, February 1, 2006; Updated May 2016. 
2 record storage boxes, one oversized folder, 2 cubic feet, 12th and 11th floor


Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of subject files pertaining to Kent State University. The bulk of these files contain newspaper clippings from local area news publications: The Kent-Ravenna Record Courier, Inside Kent State, The Daily Kent Stater and The Akron Beacon Journal. These files are listed alphabetically by subject heading with occasional sub-headings included. The majority of these materials are dated from the 1980s through the 1990s. Folder contents will continue to be updated, as materials will be added to this collection on a continual basis.


Box 1
Folder -- Contents

  1. A Cappella Choir
  2. AFSCME Local 153 [American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees]
  3. Academic Departments [of KSU] Historical File
  4. Administrative Goals
  5. Administrative Salaries
  6. Admissions Office
  7. Affirmative Action
  8. African Ensemble
  9. Alma Mater and Fight Song
  10. Alumni
  11. American Association of University Women
  12. American Institue of Architecture
  13. Archeology Expedition
  14. Architecture
  15. Architecture and Design, School of
  16. Arianna String Quartet
  17. Army-Navy Air Training Program
  18. Arts, School of
  19. Atmospheric Sciences Laboratory
  20. Auction [Annual University Auction of Furniture and Equipment]
  21. Aviation
  22. Basketball
  23. Beneficial Management Corporation Medallion Scholarship
  24. Biological Sciences, Department of
  25. Black Alumni Council
  26. Black Squirrels
  27. Black United Students
  28. Blue and Gold Club
  29. Board of Trustees
  30. Bowman
    1. Bowman Cup Race
    2. Bowman Breakfast
  31. Budget Cuts
  32. Business, School of
  33. Campus Bus Service
  34. Campus Ministries
  35. Campus Renovations
  36. Cannon (Howitzer), Campus Landmark
  37. Career Planning and Placement
  38. Carillons (i.e., Bells, Chimes)
  39. Cartwright, Carol: Inaugural Speech, 1991
  40. Catalyst
  41. Center for Conrad Studies
  42. Center for Public Health Preparedness
  43. CETA [Comprehensive Employment and Training Act]
  44. Change Hunger
  45. Chestnut Burr
  46. Chestnut Society
  47. Chestnut Trees
  48. Chorus
  49. Colors, Official
  50. Commencement
  51. Commons
  52. Communications Studies, School of
  53. Communiversity Band
  54. Conservation Club
  55. Conservative Student Forum
  56. Continuing Education
  57. Creative Arts Festival
  58. Crime
  59. Cultural Diversity Dinner
  60. Daily Kent Stater
  61. Descriptions of Universities in Ohio
  62. Development Office
  63. DeWeese Health Center
  64. Diplomas
  65. Distinguished Teaching Award
  66. District 925 of Service Employees International Union
  67. Diversity
  68. Diversity Report
  69. Doctoral Program and Degrees (PhD), Establishment of
  70. Donaldson, Stephen
  71. Duchess of Kent State University
  72. E. Turner Stump Theatre
  73. [Dennis] Eckart Endowed Student Leadership Fund
  74. Ecoporium: University
  75. El-Dabh, Halim
  76. Escort Service: University
  77. Enamelists Workshop
  78. Enrollment
  79. Entrepreneurship program
  80. Exchange Program
  81. Expansion Program
  82. Facilities Planning and Operations
  83. Faculty
  84. Faculty Senate
  85. Fashion
  86. Fashion, School of
  87. Firestone Chair, College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management
  88. Flight Program
  89. Folk Festival
  90. Food Services
  91. Forums, Middle East
  92. Foundation [Development]
  93. Founders Scholars Program
  94. Franco-American Week
  95. Fusion [gay and lesbian magazine]
  96. Garrett, Thadeus Jr.
  97. Gay & Lesbian Sociology [course]
  98. Geology, Department of
  99. Gerald H. Read Distinguished Lecture Series
  100. Ghost Stories (related materials in Regional History Subject Files)
  101. Giovanni, Nikki
  102. Gold Key Awards
  103. Greek Exchange Program
  104. Guest of Honor Series
  105. Habitat for Humanity
  106. Hamilton, Virginia
  107. Hellenic Studies Program
  108. Herman, Jack
  109. Hillel House
  110. History, Department of
  111. Holiday Food Drive
  112. Homecoming
  113. Honors Week
  114. Howard Hughes Grant
  115. Ice Arena
  116. Information Design Lab
  117. Institute for Bibliography and Editing
  118. Institute for Secondary Mathematics and Computer Science Education
  119. International/Intercultural Education Center
  120. International Studies
  121. Inter-University Council
  122. Intramurals and Campus Recreation Program
  123. John S. Knight Memorial Journalism Fund, Inc.
  124. Journalism and Mass Communication, School of
  125. K-Vets
  126. Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society
  127. Kenneth Berger Hearing Aid Museum and Archives

Box 2
Folder - Contents

  1. "Kent Adopts a Baby," silent film, 1922
  2. Kent/Blossom Festival Orchestra
  3. Kent Cares Clothing Drive
  4. Kent Dance Ensemble
  5. Kent State for Kids
  6. Kent State High School
  7. Kent State Normal College
  8. Kent State Normal School, Board of Trustees-History
  9. Kent State University Fraternities
    1. Chi Pi
    2. Delta Chi
    3. Delta Gamma
    4. Delta Tau Delta
    5. Kappa Alpha Psi
    6. Phi Kappa Tau
  10. Kent State University History [general]
  11. Kent State University Mission Statements
  12. Kent State Universiity Regional Campuses
  13. Kent State University Sororities
    1. Alpha Kappa
    2. Alpha Phi
    3. Chi Omega
    4. Delta Kappa Gamma
    5. Kappa Kappa Iota
  14. Kent State University Press
  15. King Saud University
  16. Language Arts Festival
  17. Lefton, Linda
  18. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) Center
  19. Library and Media Services
  20. Library Science, School of [SLIS]
  21. Liquid Crystals
  22. Logo
  23. Lowry, John Hamilton
  24. Mahon, Ed
  25. Marching Band
  26. Mascots
  27. Medical Marijuana
  28. [James A.] Michener Art Collection
  29. Mission Statement
  30. Mobobrious PIT
  31. Mona Fletcher Award-Winners [Political Science Department]
  32. Music, School of
  33. Newman Center
  34. The Night of 1000 Slippers
  35. No Time for Classes
  36. Northeast Regional Depository
  37. Northeast Ohio Employee Ownership Center
  38. Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy [NEOUCOM]
  39. Nursing, School of
  40. Office of Ethnic Heritage
  41. Ohio Literacy Resource Center
  42. Olds, Glenn
  43. Orchestra
  44. Pan-African Studies, Department of
  45. Parents Day
  46. Parking Services
  47. Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, School of
  48. Physics, Department of
  49. Pilliod Lecture Series
  50. Police Department
  51. Popularity Ball 1945
  52. Pork Barrel 1943
  53. Porthouse Theater
  54. Pow-Wow
  55. Presidential (United States) Campaigns on campus
  56. Presidential Search Committee
  57. President's Medal
  58. Project DOVE
  59. Protest-Persian Gulf
  60. Psychology, Department of
  61. Reading and Writing Development Center
  62. Recommended College Preparatory Program and Admissions Requirements
  63. Recreation Club
  64. Research, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
  65. Risman Plaza
  66. The Rock
  67. ROTC [KSU campus]
  68. Rockwell, Jr., David Ladd
  69. Rowboat Regatta
  70. Sadie Hawkins
  71. Senior Guest Program
  72. Separation Science Consortium
  73. Short Course in News Photography
  74. Show Band
  75. Small Business Institute
  76. Sports
  77. State Funding
  78. Strategic Plan
  79. Stimulus
  80. Student Ambassadors
  81. Student Deaths
  82. Student Alcohol Consumption
  83. Student Senate
  84. Student Recycling Coalition
  85. Study Abroad
  86. Task Force on Campus Violence
  87. Teaching Assistant Program
  88. Technology, School of
  89. Thanksgiving Dinner Fund
  90. Theatre Kent
  91. Time Capsule, 2010
  92. Tuition
  93. Twenty Year Club
  94. Union, Civil Service [United Steel Workers of America]: 2004 - 2005
  95. United Way Campaign
  96. University Rock
  97. University Seal and Motto (Please note: one item from this file is oversized and is filed in the map case.)
  98. University Teaching Council
  99. University Townhomes II
  100. Upward Bound Program
  101. Varsity K Hall of Fame
  102. Wagon Wheel
  103. Wick Poetry Center
  104. WKSU [KSRW]
  105. Yuletide Feaste