KSU Subject Files

Special Collections and Archives

KSU Subject Files

Special Collections and Archives

KSU Subject Files

Kent State University Subject Files

Finding Aid

Prepared by Katie Panko, February 1, 2006; Updated October 2019


Bulk Dates: 1980-2019
Extent: 2 cubic feet (2 record storage boxes, one oversized folder)
Physical Location: 12th floor


Scope and Content: This collection is comprised of subject files pertaining to Kent State University that have been compiled by Special Collections and Archives. 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.

Accruals: Contents will continue to be updated, as materials will be added to this collection on a continual basis.

Related Material: See also the Kent State University Buildings and Grounds Subject Files collection for information pertaining to buildings and grounds.


Box 1
Folder -- Contents

  1. A Cappella Choir
  2. AFSCME Local 153 [American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees]
  3. Academic Departments: Historical Information on  Departments  (1988 report)
  4. Administrative Goals
  5. Administrative Salaries
  6. Admissions Office
  7. African Ensemble
  8. Alma Mater and Fight Song
  9. Alumni
  10. American Association of University Women
  11. American Institue of Architecture
  12. Apartheid
  13. Archeology Expedition
  14. Architecture and Design, School of
  15. Arianna String Quartet
  16. Army-Navy Air Training Program
  17. Arts, School of
  18. Atmospheric Sciences Laboratory
  19. Auction [Annual University Auction of Furniture and Equipment]
  20. Aviation
  21. Basketball
  22. Beneficial Management Corporation Medallion Scholarship
  23. Biological Sciences, Department of
  24. "Birthday" of Kent State University (date celebrated)
  25. Black Alumni Council
  26. Black Graduate Student Association
  27. Black History Month
  28. Black Squirrels
  29. Blue and Gold Club
  30. Board of Trustees
  31. Board of Trustees: Cunningham, Richard T.
  32. Bowman
    1. Bowman Cup Race
    2. Bowman Breakfast
  33. Budget Cuts
  34. Business, School of
  35. Campus Bus Service
  36. Campus Ministries
  37. Campus Renovations
  38. Cannon (Howitzer), Campus Landmark
  39. Career Planning and Placement
  40. Carillons (i.e., Bells, Chimes) - SEE Kent State University Buildings Subject Files
  41. Cartwright, Carol: Inaugural Speech, 1991
  42. Catalyst
  43. Center for Conrad Studies
  44. Center for Public Health Preparedness
  45. CETA [Comprehensive Employment and Training Act]
  46. Change Hunger
  47. Chestnut Burr
  48. Chestnut Society
  49. Chestnut Trees
  50. Chorus
  51. Colors, Official
  52. Commencement
  53. Commons
  54. Communications Studies, School of
  55. Communiversity Band
  56. Conservation Club
  57. Conservative Student Forum
  58. Continuing Education
  59. Creative Arts Festival
  60. Crime
  61. Cultural Diversity Dinner
  62. Daily Kent Stater
  63. Descriptions of Universities in Ohio
  64. Development Office
  65. DeWeese Health Center
  66. Diplomas
  67. Distinguished Teaching Award
  68. District 925 of Service Employees International Union
  69. Diversity
  70. Diversity Report
  71. Doctoral Program and Degrees (PhD), Establishment of
  72. Donaldson, Stephen
  73. Duchess of Kent State University
  74. E. Turner Stump Theatre
  75. [Dennis] Eckart Endowed Student Leadership Fund
  76. Ecoporium: University
  77. El-Dabh, Halim
  78. Escort Service: University
  79. Enamelists Workshop
  80. Enrollment
  81. Entrepreneurship program
  82. Exchange Program
  83. Executive Order on Immigration (issued by President Donald Trump, January 27, 2017), University Response
  84. Expansion Program
  85. Facilities Planning and Operations
  86. Faculty
  87. Faculty Senate
  88. Fashion
  89. Fashion, School of
  90. Firestone Chair, College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management
  91. Flight Program
  92. Folk Festival
  93. Food Services
  94. Forums, Middle East
  95. Foundation [Development]
  96. Founders Scholars Program
  97. Franco-American Week
  98. Fusion [gay and lesbian magazine]
  99. Garrett, Thadeus Jr.
  100. Gay & Lesbian Sociology [course]
  101. Geology, Department of
  102. Gerald H. Read Distinguished Lecture Series
  103. Ghost Stories (related materials in Regional History Subject Files)
  104. Giovanni, Nikki
  105. Gold Key Awards
  106. Greek Exchange Program
  107. Guest of Honor Series
  108. Habitat for Humanity
  109. Hamilton, Virginia
  110. Hellenic Studies Program
  111. Herman, Jack
  112. Hillel House
  113. History, Department of
  114. Holiday Food Drive
  115. Homecoming
  116. Honors Week
  117. Howard Hughes Grant
  118. Ice Arena
  119. Information Design Lab
  120. Institute for Bibliography and Editing
  121. Institute for Secondary Mathematics and Computer Science Education
  122. International/Intercultural Education Center
  123. International Studies
  124. Inter-University Council
  125. Intramurals and Campus Recreation Program

Box 2
Folder - Contents

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