FY20 News

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  • Ipsum Group

    KSU alums help create COVID-19 tests

    June 17, 2020

    Alums take on critical task during pandamic. 

  • Tom Okie

    History professor explores Georgia's powerful peach

    June 15, 2020

    Tom Okie writes about the fruit's agricultural and cultural history. 

  • The Bone Whisperer

    KSU MAGAZINE: The Bone Whisperer

    Spring 2020

    State forensic anthropologist connects profession with academics at KSU

  • Office of Research

    Office of Research continues to support KSU innovation

    May 7, 2020

    Even while working remotely, the Office of Research stands ready to engage and bolster the research at KSU.  

  • Green Ribbon School

    Green Ribbon School

    April 29, 2020

    KSU recognized for commitment to health, sustainable learning environment. 

  • Bachelor's of Science degree

    Kennesaw State to offer new degree

    April 14, 2020

    Board of Regents approves Bachelor of Science in Integrated Health Science.

  • Sylvia Carey-Butler

    KSU chief diversity officer recognized by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

    March 19, 2020 

    Sylvia Carey-Butler named one of the 35 outstanding women in the U.S. 

  • math education

    Mathematics education professor receives USG Hall of Fame Faculty Award

    March 5, 2020

    David Glassmeyer recognized as a leader in online teaching and learning. 

  • Kojo Mensa-Wilmot

    Renowned cellular biology researcher named dean for College of Science and Mathematics

    Feb. 27, 2020

    UGA's Kojo Mensa-Wilmot brings research and administrative experience to KSU.

  • Wellstar School of Nursing

    WellStar Health System contributes nearly $9 million to expand KSU nursing program

    Feb. 14, 2020

    Partnership includes $2.5 million for student scholarships and a $6.2 million grant for new faculty and staff.

  • hospitality management

    Kennesaw State to offer two new degrees

    Feb. 11, 2020

    Board of Regents approves bachelor's in hospitality management, and master's in cybersecurity. 

  • Dana Hermanson

    KSU professor named Outstanding Educator by American Accounting Association

    Jan. 21, 2020

    Award is latest recognition for renowned researcher Dana Hermanson. 

  • Formidable R2 institution

    KSU MAGAZINE: Delivering Research with Relevance

    Fall 2019 

    Strategic niches guide KSU's future as a formidable R2 institution

  • KSU doctoral student impacting Africa

    KSU Doctoral Student Impacting Africa

    Dec. 30, 2019

    Expertise in climate change, conflict management and development gives doctoral student unique opportunity.

  • Eric Arneson

    KSU welcomes Eric Arneson as VP of Student Affairs

    Dec. 19, 2019

    Kennesaw State University has appointed Eric Arneson as vice president of student affairs, effective February 10.

  • Governor's Office of Highway Safety

    Kennesaw State University receives grant to improve young adult driving and reduce crashes

    Dec. 16, 2019

    Governor’s Office of Highway Safety grant is 13th award given to KSU’s Health Promotion and Wellness.

  • Altug Poyraz

    Kennesaw State researcher wins petroleum grant

    Dec 12, 2019

    Altug Poyraz to investigate carbon nanomaterials.

  • Interactive Research Methods Lab

    The Methods of Research

    Nov. 14, 2019

    Bagwell College opens interactive research lab. 

  • Berlin Hall

    History Comes to Life

    Nov. 7, 2019

    Kennesaw State commemorates the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. 

  • Mental Health Support

    Addressing Adolescent Mental Health

    Oct. 29, 2019

    Interdisciplinary team is working to develop support systems. 

  • Mushroom Research

    Cultivating Research

    Oct. 24, 2019

    Technology innovation expands mushroom production. 

  • Joyce Adams

    Researcher's Study Helps New Mothers

    Oct. 18, 2019

    Joyce Adams awarded research grant from the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses. 

  • Salerno Symposium presenters

    Salerno Symposium showcases faculty research

    Oct. 17, 2019

    Event honors legacy of one of KSU’s top science researchers. 

  • R2 Research Success FLC

    R2 Research Success Faculty Learning Community Applications Due Nov. 2

    Oct. 16, 2019

    Full-time faculty from all disciplines are invited to apply for this funded opportunity.  

  • Data Science

    Up to the Data Science Challenge

    Oct. 15, 2019

    Graduate students in KSU’s Analytics and Data Science Institute are using their skills to help Shaw Industries find solutions to improve the customer experience.

  • Research Networking

    Interdisciplinary Speed Networking

    Oct. 14, 2019

    Faculty and students can find future partner(s) in research through these upcoming networking events. 

  • VIP seminar

    The Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) seminar set for Oct. 16

    Oct. 7, 2019

    Learn more about solving big problems through large-scale interdisciplinary teams of students and faculty. 

  • sustainable manufacture

    Sustainable Manufacture

    Oct. 4, 2019

    Research focuses on new methods and techniques to reduce energy consumption. 

  • Fermentation Thumbnail

    Fundamentals of Fermentation from Wisely: A KSU News Blog

    Oct. 3, 2019

    Microbiologist Chris Cornelison shares the science behind beer's taste.

  • David Kim

    Staying Ahead of the Advanced Computing Curve

    Oct. 3, 2019

    David Kim's varied research interests focus on cybersecurity issues. 

  • Solar Cells

    Photovoltaic Technology Potential

    Oct. 3, 2019

    Projects focus on harnessing solar power as primary renewable energy source for the future.

  • Traffic Control Cabinet

    Low-Voltage Advanced Traffic Control Cabinets

    Oct. 2, 2019

    Bill Diong is assessing energy savings and other advantages of LV-ATCCs.

  • Light Lab

    Light Lab: High-Performance Building Envelope

    Oct. 1, 2019

    Interdisciplinary collaborative research lab focuses on energy efficiency of buildings.

  • Interdisciplinary Research Activities

    Interdisciplinary opportunities

    Sept. 30, 2019

    Activities revolve around research themes. 

  • EEDay 2019

    Energy Efficiency Day 2019 is on Oct. 2

    Sept. 30, 2019

    Energy efficiency activities and research are highlighted at KSU.

  • Andrew Payne

    New dean named for College of Architecture and Construction Management

    Sept. 27, 2019

    Experienced designer brings bold vision to Kennesaw State.

  • John Salerno

    Kennesaw State hosts John C. Salerno Memorial Research Symposium Oct. 11

    Sept. 25, 2019

    The symposium showcases faculty research and honors legacy of pioneering researcher.

  • R2 Starts Here

    Broad research themes identified

    Sept. 19, 2019

    Themes will help guide the future of research and scholarship at KSU.

  • Martina Kaledin

    Martina Kaledin receives NSF grant for computational chemistry

    Sept. 12, 2019

    The professor will unravel the molecules in hydrogen-bonded systems using the KSU's supercomputer, leading to better understanding of chemical and biological systems. 

  • RCR seminar

    Responsible Conduct of Research set for Sept. 20

    Sept. 3, 2019

    Faculty can learn more about authorship and publications and mentoring of research groups at this seminar. 

  • workshop

    Fall Research Development Workshops

    Sept. 3, 2019

    A workshop on finding funding will take place Sept. 13 and a workshop on NSF's Faculty Early Career Development Program will be held Sept. 27.

  • NIH grant

    KSU and WellStar Health System partner for health disparities research

    Aug. 28, 2019

    NIH supplemental grant to focus on bioethical issues in clinical care and medical research. 

  • neural path art

    Call for Papers: The Arts Meet Science & Technology

    Aug. 27, 2019

    The deadline for submitting abstracts for Research in the Arts Colloquium is Sept. 25 at noon. 


  • NSF logo

    NSF Major Research Instrumentation Grants

    Aug. 26, 2019

    The deadline for submitting internal pre-proposals for 2020 MRI grants is Oct. 30 at 5 p.m.

  • research

    Research Momentum: Summer Research Fellow program

    Aug. 23, 2019

    Faculty enhance research efforts and explore ways to engage more students. 

  • Bob Vanderheyden

    Doctoral Dissertation

    Aug 6, 2019

    Bob Vanderheyden first in data science program to receive NSF dissertation grant.

  • Pioneers in Data Science

    Pioneers in Data Science

    July 30, 2019

    Graduates Jie Hao and Bogdan Gadidov earn highest degrees in field.

  • Brittany Foutz

    Research Dedication Near and Far

    July 24, 2019

    Conflict management graduate Brittany Foutz travels for dissertation.

  • Simin Nasseri

    National Engineering Honor

    July 24, 2019

    Simin Nasseri named 2019 Distinguished Faculty Advisor by SME.

  • Denso grant

    KSU receives grant to cultivate innovation in automotive industry

    July 17, 2019

    Funds will aid program to train future engineers.


  • KSU Field Station

    Ecosystem of Learning

    July 17, 2019

    Office of Research now manages sustainable farm renamed the KSU Field Station.

  • Tha MARB at KSU

    Museums, Archives and Rare Books

    July 16, 2019

    The MARB serves more than 250,000 patrons annually.

  • Jeremy Gulley

    Laser Focused

    July 9, 2019

    Jeremy Gulley awarded his first NSF grant in plasma physics.

  • Facebook grant

    Professors receive Facebook grant

    July 8, 2019

    Anisah Bagasra and Burton Speakman are examining hate speech online.