College of Science and Mathematics Web site noted for excellence

KENNESAW‚ Ga.—The College of Science and Mathematics at Kennesaw State University recently received…

Georgia (Jul 28, 2006) — College of Science and Mathematics Web site noted for excellence

Stacey Moore

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

College of Science and Mathematics Web site noted for excellence

KENNESAW‚ Ga.—The College of Science and Mathematics at Kennesaw State University recently received notice that its Web site‚ ChemCases.com‚ was selected as one of the best educational resources on the internet by StudySphere. The award recognizes the site for its explanation regarding the discovery of the neutron in a way that students and the general public can understand.

“We are grateful for the recognition‚” Larry Peterson‚ dean of the College of Science and Mathematics‚ said. “The Web site has turned out to be a very popular and useful tool for all people‚ whether they are professors‚ students or parents.”

ChemCases.com is a series of curriculum units that link responsible decision making in product development with chemical principles taught in General Chemistry. It also serves as an important resource for the general public on how to understand chemistry in everyday life.

StudySphere is a free educational resource that provides students‚ parents‚ teachers and researchers with over 100‚000 research−quality child−safe Web sites in an easy−to−use system.

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Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population approaching 20‚000 from 132 countries. The third largest state university out of 35 institutions in the University System of Georgia‚ Kennesaw State offers more than 60 graduate and undergraduate degrees‚ including a brand new Doctorate of Education in Leadership.



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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