Groundbreaking for Student Recreation Center
Kennesaw State University hosted a groundbreaking Monday‚ May 3‚ for the new Student Recreation Center to be built adjacent to Spec Landrum Centre.
Georgia (May 4, 2004) — Kennesaw State University hosted a groundbreaking Monday‚ May 3‚ for the new Student Recreation Center to be built adjacent to Spec Landrum Centre. Speakers included Tara Parker‚ administrative coordinator of intramural sports; Justin Wagner‚ student government president; John Anderson‚ director of facilities planning and design services; and Dr. Betty Siegel‚ KSU president. Honored guests included representatives from the architecture firm Collins Cooper Carusi and the construction company Headley Construction.
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.