May 20, 2020
Accomplished Kennesaw State University student Artis Trice again has earned national recognition, receiving a $10,000 scholarship from Taco Bell toward pursuing his passion of solving food insecurity in Atlanta. Trice, a geography major and Honors student from Ellenwood, was one of only 66 students chosen from 11,000 applicants nationwide to receive one of the scholarships. Taco Bell is awarding a total of $3 million in scholarships, and Trice won the second-highest amount of $10,000 for the Foundation Live Más Scholarship.
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 17, 2020
The 24th annual Symposium of Student Scholars, hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Research, was held virtually for the first time as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure that students would not miss out on valuable experiential learning opportunities. The event is held each year to give undergraduate and graduate researchers from all disciplines at Kennesaw State University the opportunity to present their work to a wider audience.
February 11, 2020
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia has approved two new degree programs at Kennesaw State University. A Master of Science in Cybersecurity and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Hospitality Management will be offered starting in the 2020-21 school year.
February 05, 2020
Kennesaw State University was awarded the highest number of grants recently among all state institutions to expand access to open educational resources, giving options for students to save money on textbook costs.
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.
November 07, 2019
In front of the Kennesaw State Social Sciences building looms a striking piece of history – a section of the Berlin Wall.
November 01, 2019
Kennesaw State University’s School of Government and International Affairs will host a campuswide event commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
October 24, 2019
This year has seen dozens of new movies and television shows highlighting true crime stories, such as “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” about Charles Manson’s murders and “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” about Ted Bundy. Audiences are diving into stories of crime and murder, but what makes these kinds of stories so compelling?
October 17, 2019
Two faculty researchers were recently recognized for their contributions in the fields of chemistry and biology at KSU’s John C. Salerno Memorial Research Symposium, a symposium highlighting a cross-section of faculty research at the University. Altug Poyraz, assistant professor of chemistry, earned the John C. Salerno Prize for Research Achievement, and Martin Hudson, associate professor of biology, received the People’s Choice Award for Best Presentation.