Training and Programming

  Kent State University offers a robust selection of personal and professional development. Explore options below.

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Center for Teaching and Learning

The Center for Teaching and Learning provides support for instructors to learn about, implement, and engage in scholarship on teaching and learning practices that are student-centered, evidence-based, innovative, and inclusive.


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DEI Education and Training Lab

The DEI Education and Training Lab aims to foster and develop diversity and cultural capacity through awareness, knowledge and skills. The Lab's team combines diverse expertise to help address issues ranging from unintentional biases to recruitment, promotion and strategies for creating a more inclusive workplace.


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DEI Faculty Affiliates

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Faculty Affiliates support capacity building efforts focused on inclusion and the retention of marginalized faculty, staff and students. These efforts will support increased numbers of highly qualified faculty, staff and students to join and remain in the academy of teachers and scholars at Kent State University (KSU). 


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Employee Wellness Programming

The employee wellness team provides services and resources to support Kent State faculty and staff physically, mentally and emotionally. Our wellness partners include IMPACT Solutions, Be Well Solutions, and excellent collaborative relationships across all campuses in order to create a workplace environment that supports your personal well-being.


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Equal Access Academy

The Equal Access Academy holds a variety of trainings to provide education on accessibility and best practices.


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Employee Training and Development

Training & Development understands that continual learning is a vital part of your employment here at Kent State. We've assembled a variety of learning experiences that will contribute to your personal and professional development.


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Information Technology (IT) Training

In-person and self-paced online learning opportunities are offered in partnership with LinkedIn learning, University Libraries and Kent State Online. Topics offered range from Microsoft Office, Adobe Products, literature searching, reference citation, online course development and more!


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LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning platform providing video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills. All Kent State employees have access to training available on LinkedIn Learning.