Kennesaw State sponsors Global Ethics conference

Kennesaw State University’s Institute for Global Initiatives is sponsoring “Global…

Georgia (Oct 3, 2004) — Kennesaw State sponsors Global Ethics conference

Karen Kennedy

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Contact: Frances Weyand‚ Director of University Relations‚ 770−423−6203 or fweyand@kennesaw.edu

Kennesaw State University’s Institute for Global Initiatives is sponsoring “Global Ethics: Crossing Borders‚ Joining Hands‚” Sunday‚ Oct. 24−Tuesday‚ Oct. 26. Keynote speaker will be Arun Gandhi‚ grandson of Mahatma Gandhi and co−founder of the M.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence. Gandhi will speak Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. in KSU Center Room 400. His lecture‚ “Lessons from Grandfather in Peace and Social Justice‚” is free and open to the public. For reservations or information call Dr. Akanmu Adebayo at 770−423−6336 or visit www.kennesaw.edu/globalinstitute/globalethics.

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Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population of 18‚000 from 129 countries. The third largest state university out of 34 institutions in the University System of Georgia‚ KSU offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.



A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 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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