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  • Football economics

    Super Bowl or Super (Hyper)Bole?

    January 10, 2019

    Hosting this year's Super Bowl reportedly will have a $400 million economic impact for Atlanta, but will it be as big a financial win for the city as some expect? Kennesaw State University will host a symposium on January 25 where economic experts will discuss the true benefits and costs of hosting a major sporting event.

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  • Kennesaw State University

    Rankings Roundup: Kennesaw State tops national rankings

    January 02, 2019

    College rankings are one measure of success for today’s universities, and Kennesaw State is no stranger to that notable recognition. During the fall semester, the University was named among the nation’s best in several academic degree program rankings, which recognized Kennesaw State for its unique offerings, strong online programs and affordability.

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  • Phaedra Corso

    Internationally renowned researcher named Kennesaw State vice president for research

    December 11, 2018

    Kennesaw State University has named Phaedra Corso as vice president for research, effective Feb. 4. Corso currently serves as the director of the Economic Evaluation Research Group in the College of Public Health and the associate director of the Owens Institute for Behavioral Research at the University of Georgia.

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  • Mickey Dunn

    Alum, donor Mickey Dunn to speak at Kennesaw State Commencement

    December 06, 2018

    More than 2,600 students will graduate next week during Kennesaw State University’s fall Commencement. KSU alumnus and donor Mickey Dunn will address students at the final of five Commencement ceremonies.

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  • FutureX Live

    Kennesaw State partners with Moxie to host 2018 FutureX Live

    November 09, 2018

    Kennesaw State will host the 2018 FutureX Live conference, the largest augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality conference in the Southeast, on Nov. 16 at the University’s Marietta Campus. KSU is the first university to host the conference. Sponsored by Moxie, a modern marketing solutions company, and KSU’s Joel A. Katz Music Entertainment and Business program (MEBUS), FutureX spotlights the creative possibilities in the music, film, television and gaming industries. This year’s theme, “The Future of Entertainment,” offers a day-long program including student-driven technology showcases, discussions by industry leaders, and an augmented-reality concert by top recording artist Leah Culver.

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  • Michael J. Coles

    Coles College of Business to honor Michael J. Coles on Oct. 17

    October 09, 2018

    The Michael J. Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University will honor Michael J. Coles with a celebration October 17, in recognition of the 25th anniversary of the naming of the nationally-ranked business school.

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  • Investing in the Economics of Education

    Investing in the Economics of Education

    September 26, 2018

    Kennesaw State University has received two grants totaling $2.81 million for its Education Economics Center in the Michael J. Coles College of Business. The Education Economics Center explores education taxes, expenditures and resulting outcomes, while conducting research on topics such as teacher labor markets, public school staffing, school choice, charter schools, access to Advanced Placement courses, and voter attitudes.

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  • Steve Koonin

    Atlanta Hawks CEO to speak at Kennesaw State

    September 17, 2018

    Kennesaw State University will welcome Atlanta Hawks Chief Executive Officer Steve Koonin as the next speaker in the Coles College of Business Tetley Distinguished Leader Lecture Series. Koonin will speak Sept. 26 at 1 p.m. in room 151 of the Burruss Building. He will discuss marketing strategies for connecting with the next generation of fans.

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  • Birton Cowden

    Shore Entrepreneurship Center names first research director

    August 08, 2018

    The Robin and Doug Shore Entrepreneurship Center housed in Kennesaw State’s Michael J. Coles College of Business has selected Birton Cowden as its first research director.

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  • Jeff Delaney

    Chief Information Officer Named at Kennesaw State

    August 03, 2018

    Kennesaw State University President Pamela Whitten has appointed Jeff Delaney as chief information officer, effective August 6.

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