October 17, 2019
Two faculty researchers were recently recognized for their contributions in the fields of chemistry and biology at KSU’s John C. Salerno Memorial Research Symposium, a symposium highlighting a cross-section of faculty research at the University. Altug Poyraz, assistant professor of chemistry, earned the John C. Salerno Prize for Research Achievement, and Martin Hudson, associate professor of biology, received the People’s Choice Award for Best Presentation.
July 24, 2019
Kennesaw State University mechanical engineering professor Simin Nasseri has been named a Distinguished Faculty Advisor by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), a nonprofit student and professional association advocating for the manufacturing industry in North America.
July 17, 2019
Kennesaw State University was recently named among a handful of universities nationwide to receive a grant from DENSO, the world’s second largest mobility supplier, for a program designed to cultivate industry-ready engineers.
June 05, 2019
For the fourth time in five years, Kennesaw State University’s Steel Bridge Student Competition Team earned a top-20 finish at the American Society of Civil Engineers/American Institute of Steel Construction’s Student Steel Bridge Competition.
June 03, 2019
Kennesaw State University has once again been recognized for its online degree programs, garnering another accolade to its list of national rankings. Kennesaw State was ranked No. 36 in the “2019 Best Online Colleges” by BestColleges.com, a college planning website that provides prospective students with proprietary research, guides and college rankings. Kennesaw State was the only Georgia institution named to the BestColleges Top 50 list.
May 17, 2019
For the second time since 2016, Kennesaw State University’s Electric Vehicle Team finished first overall at the evGrand Prix, an intercollegiate competition of electric-powered go-karts. The team, featuring students from Kennesaw State’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology, outperformed 16 other electric vehicles from colleges and universities across the country to take the top spot in the all-electric series at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. KSU also finished third in a new competition event featuring self-driving go-karts, the first collegiate autonomous race of its kind.
May 09, 2019
For the second time in school history, a Kennesaw State University student has received the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, given annually to highly qualified students planning to pursue careers as scientists, mathematicians or engineers. Biya Haile, a sophomore Honors College student studying mechanical engineering, was among the 496 college students to receive the award this year.
May 03, 2019
A team of Kennesaw State University surveying and mapping students recently put their skills to the test in the National Society of Professional Surveyors’ (NSPS) annual student competition, placing third nationally among institutions in the baccalaureate degree division.
March 27, 2019
Four Kennesaw State undergraduate researchers present their research projects today during the first Posters at the Georgia State Capitol, an event for undergraduate researchers to share their scholarly works with state government officials. Their projects are among the 41 selected to debut under the Gold Dome.
March 26, 2019
— University Information Technology Services (UITS) has opened a state-of-the art computer lab in Kennesaw State University’s Academic Building, providing students access to high-end computers and software as well as workspace for group projects.