International Salute to President Siegel at KSU

The Institute for Global Initiatives at Kennesaw State University is sponsoring the International…

Georgia (Oct 14, 2005) — International Salute to President Siegel at KSU

Karen Kennedy

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

The Institute for Global Initiatives at Kennesaw State University is sponsoring the International Salute to President Betty L. Siegel on Monday‚ Oct. 17‚ from noon− 4 p.m. The event is to honor Dr. Siegel as she prepares to step down as president.

When:
Noon−2 p.m.
International food and fanfare on the Campus Green (University Rooms A&B if it rains)
Featuring costumes‚ food and performances from around the world

2−4 p.m.
Burruss Building‚ Room 151
Guest speaker Dr. Toyin Falola‚ University of Texas at Austin‚ will speak on Globalization and Global Politics
Other events will include a flag parade and panel discussions on global learning


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Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population of 18‚500 from 132 countries. The third largest state university out of 35 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 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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