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 March 2020


Bulk Dates: 1980-1999
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 Peaceful Change
  45. Center for Public Health Preparedness
  46. CETA [Comprehensive Employment and Training Act]
  47. Change Hunger
  48. Chestnut Burr
  49. Chestnut Society
  50. Chestnut Trees
  51. Chorus
  52. Colors, Official
  53. Commencement
  54. Commons
  55. Communications Studies, School of
  56. Communiversity Band
  57. Conservation Club
  58. Conservative Student Forum
  59. Continuing Education
  60. Creative Arts Festival
  61. Crime
  62. Cultural Diversity Dinner
  63. Daily Kent Stater
  64. Descriptions of Universities in Ohio
  65. Development Office
  66. DeWeese Health Center
  67. Diplomas
  68. Distinguished Teaching Award
  69. District 925 of Service Employees International Union
  70. Diversity
  71. Diversity Report
  72. Doctoral Program and Degrees (PhD), Establishment of
  73. Donaldson, Stephen
  74. Duchess of Kent State University
  75. E. Turner Stump Theatre
  76. [Dennis] Eckart Endowed Student Leadership Fund
  77. Ecoporium: University
  78. El-Dabh, Halim
  79. Escort Service: University
  80. Enamelists Workshop
  81. Enrollment
  82. Entrepreneurship program
  83. Exchange Program
  84. Executive Order on Immigration (issued by President Donald Trump, January 27, 2017), University Response
  85. Expansion Program
  86. Facilities Planning and Operations
  87. Faculty
  88. Faculty Senate
  89. Fashion
  90. Fashion, School of
  91. Firestone Chair, College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management
  92. FlashFest
  93. Flight Program
  94. Folk Festival
  95. Food Services
  96. Forums, Middle East
  97. Foundation [Development]
  98. Founders Scholars Program
  99. Franco-American Week
  100. Fusion [gay and lesbian magazine]
  101. Garrett, Thadeus Jr.
  102. Gay & Lesbian Sociology [course]
  103. Geology, Department of
  104. Gerald H. Read Distinguished Lecture Series
  105. Ghost Stories (related materials in Regional History Subject Files)
  106. Giovanni, Nikki
  107. Gold Key Awards
  108. Greek Exchange Program
  109. Guest of Honor Series
  110. Habitat for Humanity
  111. Hamilton, Virginia
  112. Hellenic Studies Program
  113. Herman, Jack
  114. Hillel House
  115. History, Department of
  116. Holiday Food Drive
  117. Homecoming
  118. Honors Week
  119. Howard Hughes Grant
  120. Ice Arena
  121. Information Design Lab
  122. Institute for Bibliography and Editing
  123. Institute for Secondary Mathematics and Computer Science Education
  124. International/Intercultural Education Center
  125. International Studies
  126. Inter-University Council
  127. 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. Miller, Glenn and Moonlight Serenade radio KSU dedication
  38. Mission Statement
  39. Mobobrious PIT
  40. Mona Fletcher Award-Winners [Political Science Department]
  41. Music, School of
  42. Muslim Students Association
  43. Newman Center
  44. The Night of 1000 Slippers
  45. No Time for Classes
  46. Northeast Regional Depository
  47. Northeast Ohio Employee Ownership Center
  48. Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy [NEOUCOM]
  49. Nursing, School of
  50. Office of Ethnic Heritage
  51. Ohio Literacy Resource Center
  52. Olds, Glenn
  53. Open Carry Demonstrations
  54. Orchestra
  55. Pan-African Studies, Department of
  56. Parents Day
  57. Parking Services
  58. Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, School of
  59. Physics, Department of
  60. Pilliod Lecture Series
  61. Pino, Julio
  62. Police Department
  63. Popularity Ball 1945
  64. Pork Barrel 1943
  65. Porthouse Theater
  66. Pow-Wow
  67. Presidential (United States) Campaigns on campus
  68. Presidential Search Committee
  69. Presidential Terms
  70. President's Medal
  71. Project DOVE
  72. Protest-Persian Gulf
  73. Psychology, Department of
  74. Reading and Writing Development Center
  75. Recommended College Preparatory Program and Admissions Requirements
  76. Recreation Clubs
  77. Research, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
  78. Risman Plaza
  79. The Rock
  80. ROTC [KSU campus]
  81. Rockwell, Jr., David Ladd
  82. Rowboat Regatta
  83. Sadie Hawkins
  84. Senior Guest Program
  85. Separation Science Consortium
  86. Short Course in News Photography
  87. Show Band
  88. Small Business Institute
  89. Sports
  90. State Funding
  91. Strategic Plan
  92. Stimulus
  93. Student Ambassadors
  94. Student Deaths
  95. Student Alcohol Consumption
  96. Student Senate
  97. Student Recycling Coalition
  98. Study Abroad
  99. Task Force on Campus Violence
  100. Teaching Assistant Program
  101. Technology, School of
  102. Thanksgiving Dinner Fund
  103. Theatre Kent
  104. Time Capsule, 2010
  105. Tuition
  106. Twenty Year Club
  107. Union, Civil Service [United Steel Workers of America]: 2004 - 2005
  108. United Way Campaign
  109. University Rock
  110. University Seal and Motto (Please note: one item from this file is oversized and is filed in the map case.)
  111. University Teaching Council
  112. University Townhomes II
  113. Upward Bound Program
  114. Varsity K Hall of Fame
  115. Wagon Wheel
  116. Wick Poetry Center
  117. WKSU [KSRW]
  118. Yuletide Feaste