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REMEMBERING; May 4 shaped Kent State's mission, values in the years following the shootings

May 04, 2020 - Crain's Cleveland Business

It was 50 years ago that tragedy struck Kent State University.

On May 4, 1970, the Ohio National Guard shot at a group during an anti-war protest on the university campus, killing four students - Allison Krause, Jeffrey Miller, Sandra Scheuer and William Schroeder - and wounding another nine.

Today, the university has multiple memorials honoring those students, a visitors center to educate people on the history of that day, extensive archives of important materials and an official de...