Alum, donor Mickey Dunn to speak at Kennesaw State Commencement

KENNESAW, Ga. | Dec 6, 2018

Ceremonies on December 11 and 12 will recognize more than 2,600 graduates

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.

Dunn is president and chief executive officer of ML Industries, a leading manufacturer of airbags and other automobile products. A standout baseball player at Southern Polytechnic State University prior to earning his Integrative Studies degree from Kennesaw State, Dunn recently pledged a $2.5 million contribution to the KSU baseball program.

The University’s five graduation ceremonies will be held in the KSU Convocation Center on the Kennesaw Campus, beginning Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 10 a.m.

December 11 Commencement Schedule

10 a.m. – College of Humanities and Social Sciences

3 p.m. – College of Architecture and Construction Management, College of Computing and Software Engineering, and Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

7 p.m. – Graduate College

December 12 Commencement Schedule

10 a.m. – Coles College of Business and College of Science and Mathematics

2 p.m. – College of the Arts, Bagwell College of Education, WellStar College of Health and Human Services, and University College

Speaker: Mickey Dunn

Click here for directions to the Convocation Center, 590 Cobb Avenue, Kennesaw. For more information about the graduation ceremonies, visit the Commencement website.

– Paul Floeckher

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