Kennesaw State wins Regents awards

Kennesaw State University wins two University System of Georgia Board of Regents awards:

Georgia (Mar 13, 2001) — Kennesaw State wins Regents awards

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Kennesaw State University wins two University System of Georgia Board of Regents awards:



Regents' Research in Undergraduate Education Award for the Southeastern Conference on the Teaching of Psychology.



Begun in 1989‚ this annual conference is a unique collaboration among teachers of psychology at all educational levels from every corner of Georgia and surrounding states. The conference has "helped create a community of scholars of teaching in the Southeast‚ with effects that have impact throughout the nation‚" says Bernard Beins‚ director of undergraduate programs for the American Psychological Association.



Regents' Teaching Excellence Award for the Model UN‚ Model Arab League and Model Organization of African Unity.



In 1988‚ Helen Ridley and the department of political science and international affairs established a Model UN team and later expanded the program to include Model Arab League and Model Organization of African Unity teams. Collectively‚ these groups have won numerous regional‚ national and international competitions.



 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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