Executive MBA program at KSU’s Coles College of Business to sponsor Atlanta Press Club holiday party

KENNESAW‚ Ga. (Dec. 4‚ 2006) – The Executive MBA program at the Coles College of Business at…

Georgia (Dec 4, 2006) — Executive MBA program at KSU’s Coles College of Business to sponsor Atlanta Press Club holiday party

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KENNESAW‚ Ga. (Dec. 4‚ 2006) – The Executive MBA program at the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University has signed on as a Bronze level sponsor for the 14th Annual Atlanta Press Club Holiday Author Party.

The event will be held Wednesday‚ Dec. 6 at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History. The Holiday Author Party is one of Atlanta’s most anticipated seasonal events for the media community. It attracts hundreds of Atlanta’s top journalists‚ reporters and media professionals‚ as well as more than 30 local and national authors who will sign their latest works.

This year’s authors include novelists including Mary Kay Andrews‚ Pearl Cleage‚ Jeff Fields and Melissa Fay Greene‚ as well as non−fiction authors including Atlanta magazine editor Rebecca Burns‚ Newsweek correspondent Michael Isikoff‚ Atlanta Journal−Constitution Managing Editor Hank Klibanoff‚ AJC Editorial Cartoonist Mike Luckovich and Atlanta Chef Kevin Rathbun.

“The Coles College is an important educational sponsor for this event‚” said Press Club Executive Director Sarah Douglas. “Their Bronze sponsorship‚ and their ongoing support‚ is a very valuable contribution to the local media community.”

The Atlanta Press Club is one of the largest professional journalism associations in the country. Its membership encompasses Atlanta’s burgeoning media community − print‚ broadcast and online‚ big and small‚ national and local media outlets. Proceeds from the Holiday Author’s Party support journalism students through the press Club’s scholarship and internship programs.

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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 in Georgia‚ Kennesaw State offers more than 60 graduate and undergraduate degrees‚ including a new doctorate of education.

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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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