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.
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.
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.
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.
March 25, 2020
Kennesaw State University programs have recently been recognized as being among the best at the state, national and global level.
January 20, 2020
Kennesaw State University’s Department of Dance will present “Moon Dust” Jan. 30-31 and Feb. 1. The performance will feature two world premieres: “Moon Dust,” choreographed by Ivan Pulinkala, dean of the College of the Arts, in collaboration with the College of Computing and Software Engineering, and “Bones,” choreographed by assistant professor of dance Lisa K. Lock.
January 06, 2020
To the artist April Marten, communication and creative expression are not cut-and-dried notions, but fluid ideas that humans can explore, create and imitate. Marten uses these ideas to question the world around her through art. Marten, who earned a BFA in Drawing and Painting at Kennesaw State University’s School of Art and Design in 2012, is making waves in the art community with her work, which was recently exhibited in New York.
January 02, 2020
From motorcycles to music, Harry Price knows what it means to live life to the fullest. The professor of music history and music appreciation is passionate about helping the next generation of musicians hone their craft.
December 04, 2019
Kennesaw State will graduate over 2,600 students over five ceremonies held on Tuesday, Dec. 17, and Wednesday, Dec. 18 in the KSU Convocation Center on the Kennesaw Campus.
December 03, 2019
We are always encouraged by our students' ability to achieve success, both in the classroom and in other areas of university life. Academically, this is evident through class and other engaged learning opportunities where student success is demonstrated by the group effort. But there are also opportunities outside the classroom where our students are learning the importance of teamwork and how to collaborate to achieve a successful outcome.