More than 1,100 students graduating from Kennesaw State Aug. 2

Convocation Center

Summer commencement ceremonies feature Cobb County Schools new superintendent, Lockheed Martin…

Georgia (Jul 26, 2011)Summer commencement ceremonies feature Cobb County Schools new superintendent, Lockheed Martin general manager, corporate guru


KENNESAW, Ga. (July 26, 2011) —More than 1,100 graduates will receive diplomas from Kennesaw State University next week during summer commencement ceremonies.



Commencement speakers are:


  • Erin Wolf, founder and managing partner, SuiteTrack

Coles College of Business, WellStar College of Health and Human Services and University College

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 10 a.m.


  • Michael Hinojosa, superintendent, Cobb County School District

College of the Arts, Bagwell College of Education, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and College of Science and Mathematics

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 3 p.m.


  • Shan Cooper, vice president and general manager, Lockheed Martin

Graduate College

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 7 p.m.



Convocation Center on the KSU campus, 1000 Chastain Rd., Kennesaw, Ga.




Kennesaw State University is the third-largest university in Georgia, offering more than 70 graduate and undergraduate degrees, including new doctorates in education, business and nursing, and a new Ph.D. in international conflict management. A member of the 35-unit University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State is a comprehensive, residential institution with a growing population of more than 22,300 students from 142 countries.


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