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Kyle Maynard to Speak About “NO EXCUSES”
The Center for Student Involvement and Kent State University Athletics welcome Kyle Maynard to campus Nov. 8. Kyle will be presenting his program, "NO EXCUSES" at 7 p.m. in the Cartwright Hall Auditorium. He is a motivational speaker, author, entrepreneur and athlete. He wrestled for one of the top teams in the Southeast, set records in weightlifting, fought in mixed martial arts, owns his own CrossFit gym, and recently climbed to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Kyle was also born a congential amputee with arms that end at his elbows and legs that end near his knees. He has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, ESPN Sportscenter, Larry King Live, and 20/20, among many others. In 2005, he authored his own book titled NO EXCUSES. Seats for Kyle's presentation will be first come, first served. Doors will open at 6 p.m. It is highly recommended that you arrive early to grab a seat.
More About Kent State University
The eight-campus Kent State University system is anchored in Kent, where the main campus draws about 26,000 students anually to the city for classes and other activities.
In the fall of 2010, KSU surpassed the University of Cincinnati in total enrollment across all eight campuses with 41,365 students to become the second largest public university in Ohio.
The Kent campus spans 800 acres and includes a golf course, football, basketball and baseball athletic complexes; a large student and community recreation center; and space for more than 6,000 students to live on campus.
Other events here
- Raiment for Liturgy Opens in the Kent State University Museum, March 8 Daily,
- Inspire Creative Camp Mon, Jun 17, 8:30 pm–5:00 pm