Koru Mindfulness and Meditation Training (Trumbull Campus)

Open Your Mind. Manage Your Stress! Learn mindfulness and meditation in just four weeks at Kent State!


Discover how to incorporate mindfulness skills and meditation into your life to better manage stress during a FREE, four-week, 75-minute mindfulness class at Kent State University.


Kent State of Wellness, a university-level initiative to promote health and wellness, is offering Kent State faculty, staff and students the opportunity to learn Koru Mindfulness, an evidence-based training specifically designed for emerging adults.

Register for Koru Mindfulness Training


Classes are facilitated by Barb Ozimek, a trained Koru Mindfulness instructors. Participants have access to the free ebook through the University Library.


Spring 2020


Koru Basic: Monday Class 
Feb. 24, March 2, 9, 16 (10:30-11:45 am)

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Koru Basic: Thursday Lunchtime Class

Feb. 27, March 5, 12, 19 (12:30-1:45 pm)



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Check back often for newly added sessions.

Benefits of Koru Mindfulness

Students who practiced Koru Mindfulness were found to be:

  • Less stressed;
  • More mindful;
  • More rested; and
  • Reported greater self-compassion.

Kent State faculty and staff can use these skills for themselves and also help their students become more mindful and better manage stress.


Need More Information?

If you have questions, email Barb Ozimek at bozimek@kent.edu.


Additional Resources


Learn more about Koru Mindfulness


Learn more about the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program