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  • Jessica Stephenson

    Researcher talks history and ethics of carved elephant ivory

    November 12, 2020

    Kennesaw State University’s Office of Research is hosting a one-hour web show every other Friday at 4 p.m. to showcase the varied research being conducted by KSU faculty members. “Research with Relevance” spotlights Kennesaw State researchers in a live interview followed by an interactive question-and-answer session with the virtual audience. Jessica Stephenson, associate professor of art history in the College of the Arts, will be the guest on the Nov. 13 show, presenting her research on the history and ethics of carved elephant ivory from 19th century Africa. An art historian raised in South Africa, Stephenson primarily focuses her research on the growing field of modern and contemporary African art. In advance of the upcoming Research with Relevance show, Stephenson answered a few questions about her interest in research and its benefits to students.

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  • Art and Design

    Art and design master's degree approved for Kennesaw State University

    November 11, 2020

    The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia has approved the first graduate degree for Kennesaw State University’s College of the Arts, a Master of Arts in Art and Design. The new program, which will be housed in the College’s School of Art and Design, features three tracks in digital animation, art education and museum studies.

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  • College of the Arts

    Kennesaw State presents Faculty Research in the Arts Colloquium

    November 09, 2020

    Kennesaw State University’s College of the Arts will present its second Faculty Research in the Arts Colloquium on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 2 to 3:15 p.m. Hosted by the College of the Arts Research Advisory Committee, the event is virtual and free; a simple reservation is all that is required to watch online.

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  • Congratulations, Class of 2020!

    Congratulations, Class of 2020!

    July 22, 2020

    Kennesaw State summer 2020 graduates

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  • Charles Parrott

    Theatre and performance studies professor receives award for innovative research work

    June 11, 2020

    The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) has selected Department of Theatre & Performance Studies’ associate professor Charles (Charlie) Parrott as a 2020 Council on Undergraduate Research Arts and Humanities Faculty Mentor Awardee.

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  • KSU among top 15 national schools where students are eager to enroll

    KSU among top 15 national schools where students are eager to enroll

    June 02, 2020

    For the third consecutive year, Kennesaw State is a leading choice for students, according to data from U.S. News & World Report. The U.S. News study determined that Kennesaw State has one of the nation’s highest admissions yield rates, meaning the percentage of admitted students who enroll.

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  • Arts workshops

    College of the Arts offering free virtual workshops to high school students

    May 22, 2020

    Kennesaw State University’s College of the Arts is giving high school students a look at what it’s like to be an arts student at KSU by offering a week of creative workshops online and free of charge. The online workshops are an adaptation of Kennesaw State’s annual Summer Arts Intensives, a camp for high school students who are serious about honing their craft and learning more about pursuing college-level work in the arts. During the week of June 1-5, the College of the Arts will present free virtual workshops at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. designed for students interested in art and design, dance, music, and theatre.

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  • Kennesaw State University

    More than 3,500 spring graduates earn degrees from Kennesaw State

    May 07, 2020

    Their official ceremony may be postponed, but more than 3,500 Kennesaw State University students are graduating this week. The May 2020 class of 3,512 graduate candidates – 2,893 undergraduate and 619 graduate students – marks an increase from last spring’s 3,400 graduates. The students are earning their degrees and receiving their diplomas after KSU transitioned to fully remote learning midway through the semester because of the coronavirus outbreak, which also caused the May Commencement ceremonies to be postponed.

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  • Arts

    Auditions at ArtsKSU Continue

    April 22, 2020

    Students interested in pursuing a degree in the fine arts at Kennesaw State University (KSU) haven’t let COVID-19 stop them from following their dreams. Certain arts programs, musical ensembles, or theatre productions at KSU’s College of the Arts require an audition.

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  • Virtual Art

    Virtual Art

    April 09, 2020

    Kennesaw State University School of Art and Design seniors typically have a capstone art exhibition in the Fine Arts Gallery, complete with an opening reception catered by the students. Friends and family are invited into the gallery to view the artwork on this special evening. This spring, because of COVID-19 and the move to online learning, the seniors are instead hosting their capstone exhibitions online.

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