January 06, 2023
The first semester of college is a time of transition and growth as students spread their wings and begin to navigate their academic careers, discover new interests and make lasting memories. In recognition of that significant step, we are highlighting students who have just completed their first semesters at Kennesaw State University. Grace Soto, from Snellville, Ga., is already making a difference on campus as she pursues a degree in psychology.
December 21, 2022
Researchers across Kennesaw State colleges look to solve problems, whether they exist on a local, national, or global scale.
December 14, 2022
Kennesaw State University’s Convocation Center echoed with sounds of jubilation this week as students participated in the time-honored tradition of the Commencement ceremonies. This week, nearly 3,000 students will walk across the stage in one of six ceremonies in which undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students will be awarded degrees from the University. Enjoy this look back at the sights and sounds of the week’s festivities. Congratulations to the Class of 2022!
December 07, 2022
Dean Katie Kaukinen said what she will remember most vividly about her childhood are the hours spent in the library at the school where her father, Gary Kaukinen, taught for 30 years, watching him prepare lessons for upcoming classes.
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.
October 31, 2022
A team of Kennesaw State researchers say Georgia voters may be better served by a new kind of general election runoff system than the one the state has used for nearly two decades.
October 05, 2022
When students begin their college journeys, they’re often faced with tremendous change – greater independence, often balancing study and work, all while learning about the vast array of academic programs, student organizations and activities.
September 14, 2022
Kennesaw State University professor of conflict management Volker Franke recently secured $2 million in funding for a project that aims to address prolonged social trauma in a Liberian society shaken by internal conflict.
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.
May 18, 2022
On May 11-12 Kennesaw State University will celebrate commencement for its Class of 2022. For some members it means entering the workforce, while for others it’s one step completed on the way to a master’s or doctoral degree. For all, receiving a degree represents completing a challenge. Read to learn about a few of the new graduates who make Owl Nation proud.