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  • Christina Scherrer

    NIH grant aids Kennesaw State researcher to expand work on school-based dental health programs

    November 28, 2022

    Kennesaw State University researcher Christina Scherrer’s studies on school-based dental health programs have shown how effective they can be in reducing tooth decay in elementary-aged children. Now, through a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Scherrer is expanding her research to see if similar programs can also help children in middle school.

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  • Kennesaw State earns federal contract to help local manufacturers improve efficiency

    Kennesaw State earns federal contract to help local manufacturers improve efficiency

    November 17, 2022

    Kennesaw State University students and faculty members are bringing energy and productivity assessment services to small and medium-size manufacturers in the Southeast thanks to a contract with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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  • Kennesaw State graduate enrollment helps drive Fall 2022 growth

    Kennesaw State graduate enrollment helps drive Fall 2022 growth

    November 09, 2022

    This fall, Kennesaw State University experienced another record enrollment, topping more than 43,000 students. This is the fourth consecutive year that enrollment has grown at Georgia’s third-largest university.

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  • Kennesaw State students launch pumpkins in annual engineering competition

    Kennesaw State students launch pumpkins in annual engineering competition

    October 28, 2022

    The goal of Pumpkin Launch is simple: build a device that can launch a pumpkin the farthest. However, the execution is more difficult than it sounds.

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  • Kennesaw State receives grants to improve minority success in STEM

    Kennesaw State receives grants to improve minority success in STEM

    October 17, 2022

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Kennesaw State University two grants totaling over half a million dollars to improve minority participation and success in undergraduate science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) degree programs.

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  • Kennesaw State awarded grant to research, develop advanced interstate tolling system

    Kennesaw State awarded grant to research, develop advanced interstate tolling system

    September 16, 2022

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  • 3D Printing Ecosystem transforms education at Kennesaw State University

    3D Printing Ecosystem transforms education at Kennesaw State University

    August 25, 2022

    The high-pitched beeps and whirring sounds coming from Room 465 in the Burruss Building at Kennesaw State University are unusual enough to draw attention. Students walking by peer through the glass and see a network of wires and dozens of contraptions – each about two feet tall with what looks like a wheel spinning on top. Upon taking a closer look, the machines are creating small figurines, seemingly from thin air.

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  • Kennesaw State awarded NIH grant to improve heart surgeries through use of robots

    Kennesaw State awarded NIH grant to improve heart surgeries through use of robots

    July 28, 2022

    Faculty members in Kennesaw State’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SPCEET) are fervently developing a device for certain patients impacted by heart disease, which kills one person every 34 seconds in the United States, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  • Four Kennesaw State students awarded scholarships from U.S. Department of Energy

    Four Kennesaw State students awarded scholarships from U.S. Department of Energy

    June 09, 2022

    The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Nuclear Energy awarded four Kennesaw State student scholarships through its University Nuclear Leadership Program (UNLP) for the upcoming school year.

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  • Kennesaw State professor awarded NSF grant to explore brain-inspired computer vision

    Kennesaw State professor awarded NSF grant to explore brain-inspired computer vision

    June 03, 2022

    Kennesaw State University faculty member Yan Fang will examine the human brain’s capabilities as he and his students research ways to make drones and robots better at tracking fast-moving objects without exhausting their limited battery power.

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