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  • Kennesaw State researcher earns NSF postdoctoral fellowship

    Kennesaw State researcher earns NSF postdoctoral fellowship

    September 08, 2022

    For the first time, a postdoctoral researcher at Kennesaw State has earned a prestigious fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF). John Barrows, who works in the laboratory of professor of biochemistry Michael Van Dyke, has earned a two-year NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowship grant worth $138,000 to further his study of DNA-binding proteins within bacteria and to get undergraduates involved in the research.

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  • Kennesaw State honors student researchers in annual Birla Carbon Scholars Symposium

    Kennesaw State honors student researchers in annual Birla Carbon Scholars Symposium

    August 29, 2022

    Kennesaw State University senior Ariane Charland-Martin’s research on creating environmentally friendly materials for technological applications won the top prize Thursday at the annual Birla Carbon Scholars research symposium.

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  • Kennesaw State researcher receives grant to study pollution effects in birds

    Kennesaw State researcher receives grant to study pollution effects in birds

    August 29, 2022

    Kennesaw State University assistant professor of biology Sarah Guindre-Parker has earned federal funding to expand her wide-ranging study of starlings to examine how the birds reflect the pollution found in their habitats.

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  • Kennesaw State adding program to diversify biomedical sciences

    Kennesaw State adding program to diversify biomedical sciences

    July 12, 2022

    Increasing diversity among students pursuing doctoral degrees in biomedical sciences is the aim of a federally funded program recently implemented at Kennesaw State University.

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  • A trio of Kennesaw State students spreads the gospel of ecology and conservation through engaging social media content

    A trio of Kennesaw State students spreads the gospel of ecology and conservation through engaging social media content

    June 21, 2022

    Christian Cave saw some movement in the water. Based on the ripple patterns on the water’s surface, he identified it as a snapping turtle. From the high bank, the Kennesaw State sophomore environmental science major dove into the creek. Standing ankle-deep in the water and holding a camera, Bobby Hardin Jr. reached into a backpack with a free hand to toss Cave a snorkel and mask, while Ryland McGreevy hopped in the water to try and direct the turtle toward Cave.

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  • Saint-Louis

    Saint-Louis's undergraduate experience at Kennesaw State prepared him to return as faculty member

    June 17, 2022

    Growing up in Haiti as a child, Carl Saint-Louis aspired to be just like Charles Xavier, Professor X, his favorite fictional character on the animated television series “X-Men”.

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  • Kennesaw State researchers work to reduce threat of deadly disease to bats

    Kennesaw State researchers work to reduce threat of deadly disease to bats

    June 08, 2022

    In November, knee-deep in chilly water, Kennesaw State University graduate students Makayla Ferrari and Jordyn Upton waded into a culvert underneath Interstate 75 near Forsyth, Ga., carrying paper bags, a step ladder and a flashlight.

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  • Kennesaw State student

    Kennesaw State student's research aids in approach to deadly horse ailment

    June 01, 2022

    Kennesaw State University’s Lauren Christian knows the importance of the phrase “healthy as a horse.” As an equestrian, she’s been around horses her whole life and used her undergraduate research to help horses and their owners.

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  • Kennesaw State senior earns spot in exclusive chemistry research program

    Kennesaw State senior earns spot in exclusive chemistry research program

    May 27, 2022

    Kennesaw State University chemistry major Kaia Ellis is one of nine undergraduate students chosen from a pool of hundreds of applicants for a prestigious 10-week summer research program in chemistry at Northeastern University in Boston.

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  • Kennesaw State professor finds purpose, inspiration in collaboration

    Kennesaw State professor finds purpose, inspiration in collaboration

    May 23, 2022

    Whether it’s helping with research designed to save bats from extinction or working with the theater department on a play about Bigfoot, Kennesaw State University biologist Thomas McElroy is a natural collaborator.

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