May 12, 2022
Cheers and tears came together at the Kennesaw State University Convocation Center this week for spring Commencement. Graduates, their families, faculty and the entire University community gathered to celebrate conferring of degrees to more than 3,500 over two days of ceremonies. Enjoy this look at the pomp and circumstance, the joy and pride of these Forever Owls. Congratulations to the Class of 2022!
May 11, 2022
Jane Yarbrough was a caregiver by nature. So, it was fitting that after raising her two children, she enrolled at Kennesaw State to study nursing.
May 06, 2022
Oxana Levitskaya, budget analyst in the Office of Fiscal Services, received the Outstanding Owl Award on Wednesday during Kennesaw State’s annual staff awards luncheon. The award is considered one that encompasses all aspects of KSU staff’s mission, goals and values.
May 06, 2022
Each semester at Kennesaw State University is capped by thousands of new graduates crossing the Convocation Center stage in the time-honored tradition of the Commencement ceremonies, each of which are packed with customs and regalia unique to the occasion.
May 05, 2022
Kennesaw State University freshman Caleb Cruz always wanted to follow his mother into the nursing field. Through the Wellstar-Tom and Betty Phillips Elite Honors Nursing Endowed Scholarship, he now has that opportunity. Cruz said he has thrived under the rigorous combination of classes in the Wellstar College of Health and Human Services and KSU Journey Honors College, and couldn’t have imagined a better start to his college career. University officials, along with Tom Phillips and Wellstar Health System President and CEO Candice L. Saunders, recently celebrated Cruz and the other scholarship recipients at a reception.
May 04, 2022
Researchers exploring behavior patterns of superb starlings, a bird species commonly found in East Africa, discovered that when it comes to protecting their young against predators, it takes a village. The study, by Kennesaw State University assistant professor of biology Sarah Guindre-Parker and published today in the British scientific journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, is based on several years’ worth of careful observations of wild starlings in Kenya.
May 03, 2022
April Breedlove’s passion for computers and coding, combined with her fierce perseverance, has earned her a prestigious internship at Disney World this summer. Breedlove, a junior computer science major in the College of Computing and Software Engineering (CCSE), will live in Orlando for three months and work as a software engineering intern with Walt Disney Attractions Technology.
May 02, 2022
Over the past eight years, support from the Beacon Foundation Charitable Trust has helped send Kennesaw State University students on trips abroad, while also providing food and housing to students in need.
April 28, 2022
Faculty and students in Kennesaw State’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SPCEET) are doing research that will lead to better oral health for children, by studying fluoride varnish applications.
April 27, 2022
JoyEllen Williams, special collections curator for Kennesaw State University’s Department of Museums, Archives and Rare Books, has been chosen as a Rare Book School-Andrew Mellon Cultural Heritage Fellow for 2022-2024.