September 13, 2017
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics has announced that a trio of Kennesaw State University students placed second in its Spring 2017 Aircraft Design Competition.
August 11, 2017
Kennesaw State University President Sam Olens recognized more than three dozen individuals Thursday during Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at which the Kennesaw State University Foundation awarded more than $141,000.
July 18, 2017
The Honorable LaDoris “Dot” Harris, the former director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity at the U.S. Department of Energy and a Southern Polytechnic State University alumna, will address more than 2,000 graduates at Kennesaw State University’s summer Commencement, beginning Friday, July 28, at 10 a.m. Other speakers include Teresa M. Joyce, professor emeritus of management, and Mark R. Anderson, the dean of the College of Science and Mathematics. Kennesaw State President Samuel S. Olens will preside over the three graduation ceremonies in the KSU Convocation Center on the Kennesaw Campus.
July 18, 2017
Kennesaw State University’s nuclear engineering program has received a two-year, $200,000 grant from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in an effort to educate more engineers for the nuclear industry.
June 05, 2017
Kennesaw State University’s Electric Vehicle Team recently won first place for engineering design at the International evGrandPrix, an international intercollegiate competition of electric-powered go-karts. Kennesaw State’s student competition team, a part of the Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology, competed against electric go-karts from colleges and universities across North America in the all-electric series at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
June 02, 2017
A Kennesaw State alumnus has been named a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship Program for 2017. Valerie Washington, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in systems and industrial engineering from the University’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology in May, was one of 2,000 fellowship awardees honored this year.
May 22, 2017
To meet the shifting demands in the technology marketplace, Kennesaw State University’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology has launched a new bachelor’s degree program in computer engineering.
May 02, 2017
More than 3,200 students will graduate during Kennesaw State University’s spring Commencement. Among the speakers who will deliver addresses are the first black female Air Force general, an internationally recognized entrepreneur, and a high school dropout who became a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army and will graduate from medical school this month. Kennesaw State President Samuel S. Olens will preside over the five graduation ceremonies in the KSU Convocation Center on the Kennesaw Campus, beginning Tuesday, May 9, at 10 a.m.
April 19, 2017
In an effort to meet the growing demands in the region, Kennesaw State University will soon offer an online graduate degree in mechanical engineering. The new Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering was approved April 18 by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.
April 18, 2017
Tuition for Kennesaw State University students will increase by only 2 percent for the 2017-2018 academic year based on a vote by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia (USG) at its monthly meeting today. The increase impacts all 28 colleges and universities within the USG.