KSU Lab Coat Ceremony for Minority Students

October 5, 2011 Friday, Kennesaw State University conducted its first Lab Coat Ceremony for 25…

Georgia (Oct 6, 2011)

  • October 5, 2011
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    Friday, Kennesaw State University conducted its first Lab Coat Ceremony for 25 minority undergraduate science students in the College of Science and Mathematics.

    The students, who range from freshmen to seniors, are pursuing science degrees as part of the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) disciplines. Dean Ron Matson and Biology Professor Army Lester III presided over the ceremony.

    The students include: Parris Tanksley, Chinelo Onyeka, Mahogany Morgan, Bianca Mondesir, Lauren Hutchinson, Ebonee Harris, Jaleesa Griner, Camery Green, Reesheda Gilbert, Chioma Enweano, Ariell Durden, Iesha Dawson, Brittani Brown, Rayana Braich, Deborah Adedeji, Cleonecia Forbes, Feiruz Atta, Cristian Acero, Ezigbo Umejiego, Raymond Akinnawo, Isatou Jawara, Lisley Garcia, Angle Foster, Akindele James Aluko and Vladimir Moricette.


    A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the second-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 126 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. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu