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  • Shawn Long

    New dean named for Kennesaw State's College of Humanities

    March 26, 2019

    Kennesaw State University President Pamela Whitten and Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Kathy Schwaig have named Shawn Long as dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, effective July 15.

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  • Artis Trice

    Kennesaw State student named a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

    March 19, 2019

    Artis Trice, a Kennesaw State University geography student, was named a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact, a Boston-based nonprofit working to advance the public purposes of higher education. Trice was among 264 college students named this year and the only one from Kennesaw State.

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  • NIH Grant Research

    KSU Social Science Professors Awarded NIH Grant for Health Disparities Research

    February 28, 2019

    Three Kennesaw State University researchers studying health disparities among various rural and urban populations in Georgia have recently been awarded a National Institutes of Health grant. Evelina Sterling, assistant professor of sociology, along with associate professors of social work Carol Collard and Vanessa Robinson-Dooley, were recently awarded the $404,000 three-year grant to develop a new self-management and support intervention program for low-income African-American men with multiple chronic conditions.

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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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  • Taylor Downs

    Conflict Management doctoral student wins Best Student Paper

    December 31, 2018

    Taylor Downs, a Kennesaw State University doctoral student in International Conflict Management, was recently awarded best paper for his work, “Understanding Internal Social Movement Differences and Framing in the Movement Against the Dakota Access Pipeline” at the 2018 Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) Conference in Austin, Texas.

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  • Journalism

    KSU Center for Sustainable Journalism receives two individual grants

    December 20, 2018

    The Center for Sustainable Journalism (CSJ) at Kennesaw State University has received two individual grants – totaling $500,000 – from The Tow Foundation and The Wallace Foundation to provide continued support of the Center’s publication activities that focus on youth justice and child welfare issues.

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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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  • William Thomas Okie award

    History professor earns best book award from Georgia Historical Society

    November 28, 2018

    William Thomas Okie, associate professor of history and author of “The Georgia Peach: Culture, Agriculture, and Environment in the American South,” was honored Tuesday with the Bell Award from the Georgia Historical Society, becoming one of two individuals recognized in 2018 for books published in 2016 and 2017.

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  • Student Affiliate Excellence

    Student organization earns national excellence award

    November 12, 2018

    The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) has named a Kennesaw State student organization with its 2018 Student Affiliate Excellence Award, one of only three student affiliates honored this year.

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