Kent State starting center dies at 21

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State football player Jason Bitsko, who was slated to start at center for the Golden Flashes this season, died Wednesday.

Police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue, the school said. 242 more words


Jason Bitsko, a 21-Year Old Kent State Football Player, Died Unexpectedly Wednesday Morning

Jason Bitsko, a 21-year old at Kent State, died unexpectedly Wednesday morning. Bitsko, the starting center for the football team, was found unresponsive in his off-campus apartment this morning. 33 more words

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Chautauqua Conversations

For several years, Chautauqua County, the Institution, local civic and tourist development boards, and various lake conservation groups and coalitions have been struggling against the rising tide of weeds, pollution and the seemingly inexorable death march of Chautauqua Lake. 1,814 more words


Should Americans Worry About Ebola?

The Ebola outbreak in Africa has made national headlines and many Americans assume the deadly disease can make its way to the states.

Ebola expert Dr. 173 more words


Down the Esplanade

Anyone around Kent State will have noticed that both the university and town proper have been undergoing a somewhat dramatic overhauls over the last couple of years. 54 more words


things i learned as a college freshman

As various colleges’ and universities’ move-in days and Welcome Weekends approach, I feel like it’s a good time to put this post up. I mean, I’m a week out from my move-in at KSU, and I still haven’t packed. 1,585 more words

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KSU Salem campus gets money for science wing

SALEM, Ohio (WYTV) – Nearly $1 million in state funding is headed to the Kent State University Salem campus for its new science wing.

The $985,000 will be used to build biology and chemistry labs, as well as classrooms and storage facilities. 57 more words