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Ashby: Baltimore violence a symptom of bigger problems

Forty-five years ago, on May 4, 1970, four students at Ohio’s Kent State University were shot and killed. Nine more were seriously injured. They were protesting the war in Vietnam. 613 more words

World

May the 4th

Happy Star Wars day everybody! But being a Kent State alumnus, May 4th has a bit of a different significance  for me.

As the video says: It’s unclear whether the soldiers were given the order to shoot or not, but only the only states in the country where the National Guard used live ammunition at the time were Alaska and Ohio. 34 more words

Music

May 4, 1970

May 4, 1970—The Saddest Day of My Life (Soon to Be Followed by Many More)

Today is the 45th anniversary of the Kent State University killings. 333 more words

Language & Writing

Campus commemorates: Today marks 45 years since Kent State shootings

KENT, Ohio — It’s been 45 years since a deadly confrontation between the National Guard and students on the Kent State University campus.

The May 4, 1970 events left four students dead — Allison Krause, Jeffrey Miller, Sandra Scheuer, and William Schroeder — after National Guard troops opened fire on Vietnam War protestors. 133 more words

News

"Suddenly, I Didn't Want to Die" by Matthew Deibel

OPENING RECEPTION: May 8, 2015, 5pm-8pm

Kent State University Main gallery presents an MFA Thesis Exhibition “Suddenly, I Didn’t Want to Die.” by artist Matthew Deibel. 94 more words

Events

Tragedy mars relay victory for Estero girls

JACKSONVILLE – The Class 3A state meet began with a triumph and quickly followed with tragedy.

The Estero girls 4×800-meter relay team (Daley Cline, Breeana Salcedo, Megan Giovanniello and Megan Slater) battled with top-seeded Miami Northwestern for top honors Saturday. 579 more words

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eunoia.

in Sixteen days…

I’ll walk across the stage and become a college graduate. Twenty-one years of hard word and dedication all pay off in the matter of 60 seconds to get my degree. 334 more words