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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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Tara Pratt – Environmental Studies – From Uncertainty to Success

Tara Pratt came to Keene State without the intention of making a difference in the world. After finding her passion for Environmental Studies, her intentions to enact change are making a direct impact on the world around her.

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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.


Pumpkin Lobotomy 2014

In keeping with Keene State tradition, students carved over 1,800 pumpkins to contribute to the city's annual Pumpkin Festival efforts.

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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

Prof. Waller to Lead NYC Workshops

Prof. James Waller will lead two workshops at the National Museum of the American Indian in NYC.

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Holocaust and Genocide Studies

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