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How the World Works

Student and faculty scientists work together in the Science Center, exploring the world we live in - and some we don't.


Interdisciplinary Research Teams Study Biodiesel

In every obvious way, biodiesel is a much more environmentally friendly alternative to petroleum diesel. However, KSC Environmental Studies researchers have found that there's a difference in the chemical composition of biodiesel and diesel exhaust particulates. An NIH-funded study drawing in student researchers from Environmental Studies, Chemistry, Biology, and Physics is determining whether or not those biodiesel particulates present a health risk.

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Community Service Day October 10

Students, faculty and staff will fan out across the city of Keene and the greater Monadnock Region to take on a number of volunteer tasks on October 10. It’s all part of the third annual Community Service Day, a time for the whole campus community to roll up those proverbial sleeves and live out the focus on service that is woven through the academic and community life of the College.

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Bethany Ricciardi – Journalism – Coverage Across the Country

Keene State senior and Keene Equinox Executive Editor Bethany Ricciardi hasn’t graduated from the Journalism program yet, but she’s already taken her hands-on learning experiences from the classroom and the newsroom and applied them across the country, including the Institute of Political Journalism in Washington, D.C.

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Music at Keene State

Our Music Department is committed to offering every music student an education based on a high-quality curriculum, excellence in musicianship, and a commitment to develop each student's talents and perspectives.


Theatre and Dance presents "Equus"

"Equus," an explosive play of passion and human behavior, will be presented Tuesday to Saturday, October 21 to 25, by the Theatre and Dance Department.

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Theatre and Dance at KSC

'City Council Meeting' - democracy on stage

Civic engagement comes to life on stage in 'City Council Meeting,' a participatory democracy performance, presented by Keene State College’s Redfern Arts Center on October 29.

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Other Events at KSC

Children's Literature Festival on October 25

Keene State will celebrate children’s literature during the 38th annual Children’s Literature Festival this month, featuring award-winning speakers and illustrators.

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The Children's Literature Festival