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Live from Kent, Ohio

Grace Marie Burton June 1, 2021

Local musicians play on despite the disappearance of live shows Words by Grace Marie Burton, Photos by CeeJay Scott and Grace Marie Burton Picture this, you are a musician. You have worked tirelessly...

It’s the Little Things

Molly Heideman June 1, 2021

Embracing the everyday during challenging times Words by Molly Heideman, Illustration by Paige Gaskins On Jan. 19, 2020, the first case of COVID-19 was reported in the United States. Life as we...

Behind the Mask

Annie Zwisler May 30, 2021

What is the Emotion Behind the Mask? Words by Annie Zwisler; Photo Story by Peiyu Liu More than a year has passed since participating in many day-to-day activities like going out to eat, meeting...

Small Business Central: A Peek into Downtown Kent

Julia Duanetto May 30, 2021

Words by Julia Duanetto and Kaitlyn Finchler Photos by Hayley Vitale and Kaitlyn Finchler In 2020, COVID-19 escalated with alarming speeds, infected masses and halted the economy. Small business...

Year of the Introvert

Year of the Introvert

Maria McGinnis May 29, 2021

Illustration by Preston Randall When the COVID-19 pandemic forced everyone to shift to working, learning and living life remotely, it was hard for some people to make the adjustment. Those who were...

Move Over Jeans, Its Joggers Time To Shine

Move Over Jeans, It’s Joggers’ Time To Shine

Maria McGinnis April 9, 2021

Take a second and think back to January of 2020. You are waking up in the morning and getting ready for school or work and picking out your clothes. Maybe it is a formal day that calls for slacks and...

The Burr Spring 2021 Issue: Greetings From The Burr Magazine

The Burr Spring 2021 Issue: Greetings From The Burr Magazine

Sara Crawford April 9, 2021

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Letter From The Editor: Spring 2021

Letter From The Editor: Spring 2021

Sara Crawford April 9, 2021

Heading into 2020, we all joked that we had 20/20 vision and were looking forward to starting a new decade fresh — with new opportunities and new journeys. 2020 brought us quite the opposite, with fewer...

The State Of The University

The State Of The University

Lillianna Difini April 9, 2021

The Rock PHOTO BY ANNA LAWRENCE Located on Hilltop Drive, the rock has been a part of Kent State’s campus for decades and is the touchstone of campus expression. Typically, the rock has been painted...

Black Lives Matter: Moving Forward

Black Lives Matter: Moving Forward

The Burr Magazine April 7, 2021

Black Kent students share reaction to social movements that shaped summer of 2020 In Collaboration with Uhuru Magazine Words by Zaria Johnson, Editor-in-Chief of Uhuru Magazine Photos by...

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