KSU kicks off Homecoming 2009


 Kennesaw State’s annual homecoming festivities, themed Medieval Magic 2009, are…

Georgia (Nov 9, 2009) —  Kennesaw State’s annual homecoming festivities, themed Medieval Magic 2009, are underway this week, bringing students, alumni and supporters together for a series of activities that culminate Saturday, Nov. 14, with a parade in downtown Kennesaw and the men’s basketball game against North Georgia College and State University.

The campus community will celebrate homecoming with a week of activities Nov. 8 -14, including a lunch and live concert at noon on Thursday in the Legacy Gazebo and medieval-themed carnivals and competitions throughout the week, including spirit yells, sidewalk chalk, lip synching, banner and baking contests.   Other featured activities include the selection and presentation of the 2009 homecoming court, a fashion show, poetry jam and parties galore. For a complete schedule of student activities, visit the Kennesaw Activities Board Web site at http://ksukab.com/homecoming/index.html.
Alumni are also invited to participate in a series of activities, including lunch with KSU President Daniel S. Papp, athletic and Greek life reunions and an awards reception and dinner on Saturday. For a complete schedule of alumni events, visit the Office of Alumni Affairs Web site at http://www.kennesaw.edu/alumni/homecoming09.html.


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. 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. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu