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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
August 03, 2018
Kennesaw State University President Pamela Whitten has appointed Jeff Delaney as chief information officer, effective August 6.