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  • Gabrielle Pajak

    Kennesaw State student to study in Jordan on Boren Fellowship

    May 05, 2021

    Kennesaw State University graduate student Gabrielle Pajak has been awarded a Boren Fellowship to study in Jordan, providing another step toward a career she plans related to human rights issues.

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  • Thought Provoking Podcast

    Kennesaw State professor's research promotes digital literacy in English classrooms

    April 21, 2021

    English classes can help students analyze websites that target sales to teenagers, and English teachers can help students think critically about memes and their role in enflaming social divisions, according to Darren Crovitz, professor of English and English education at Kennesaw State University. Crovitz, director of English education, has studied how to help future English teachers teach their students about the internet content they encounter every day.

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  • Michael Lipoma

    KSU alum named a top screenwriter to watch in 2021

    April 08, 2021

    While he was vice president of research and development at a Marietta medical device company, Michael Lipoma was rewriting his life’s script when he enrolled in Kennesaw State University’s Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW) program in 2005. The KSU education, along with experience he gained as both a writer and producer since graduation has paid off for Lipoma. The International Screenwriters Association named him to its “Top 25 Screenwriters to Watch in 2021” list.

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  • Madison Potts

    Political science student honored by NAACP for campus leadership

    April 06, 2021

    Considering her dedication to social justice, inclusion and community engagement, it’s no surprise that Kennesaw State University student Madison Potts views her national award from the NAACP as a team accomplishment. Potts, a senior majoring in political science, was honored as the Youth Activist of the Year as part of the 52nd annual NAACP Image Awards. The president of Kennesaw State’s NAACP student chapter, Potts was recognized for her commitment to voter education and registration.

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  • Geography

    Kennesaw State Geography and Geospatial Sciences programs honored for undergraduate innovation

    March 24, 2021

    The American Association of Geographers (AAG) has named Kennesaw State University’s Department of Geography and Anthropology as one of two recipients of the 2021 Award for Bachelor's Program Excellence in Geography.

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  • covid-19 documentation

    COVID-19 Documentation Project Now Available

    March 19, 2021

    One year ago this month, the lives of the entire KSU community changed rapidly as the university was forced to close its doors due to COVID-19. In April 2020, the KSU Archives and Special Collections began collecting stories of how our University community was experiencing the pandemic. Students, faculty and staff submitted personal narratives, photographs, video, and classwork over the following month documenting their own experiences in the early days of the virus.

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  • Josh Azriel

    KSU professor captures snapshot of paparazzi life

    March 19, 2021

    Kennesaw State University journalism professor Josh Azriel is an ardent supporter of freedom of the press rights for members of the mass media – even more so after having been in the trenches with a group that some people might deem less worthy of freedom to do their job: the paparazzi.

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  • Thought Provoking Podcast

    KSU professor promotes resolving conflict with sustainable solutions

    March 18, 2021

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  • Brian Moore

    KSU psychology professor studies effects of military stress

    March 17, 2021

    KENNESAW, Ga. (March 17, 2021) — Kennesaw State University’s Office of Research hosts 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. This week’s episode features Brian Moore, an assistant professor of psychology in the Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences. He will discuss his work to better understand the impact that traumatic stressors have on military members and their families, in order to improve their health and quality of life.

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  • J. Benjamin Taylor

    KSU professor explores advocacy in politics

    March 05, 2021

    The old adage posits that polite conversation does not include politics or religion. Kennesaw State assistant professor of political science J. Benjamin Taylor asks, “Why not?” Taylor has co-authored a book called Political Advocacy and American Politics: Why People Fight So Often About Politics, in which he and Georgia State University associate professor of political science Sean Richey argue that political advocacy—trying to persuade someone of your viewpoint while remaining civil and recognizing their humanity—is part and parcel of a functioning democracy.

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