Nearly 1,100 students to graduate in summer commencement

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Nearly 1,100 students to graduate in Kennesaw State University summer commencement Three ceremonies…

Georgia (Jul 20, 2012)Nearly 1,100 students to graduate in Kennesaw State University summer commencement

Three ceremonies to be held July 31

KENNESAW, Ga. (July 20, 2012) — Kennesaw State University will graduate 1,077 undergraduate and graduate students at three summer commencement ceremonies on Tuesday, July 31.           



Commencement speakers are:

  • The Honorable Buddy Carter, Georgia senator, district 1

College of the Arts, WellStar College of Health and Human Services and College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, July 31, 9 a.m.

  • Kathy Schwaig, dean, Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State

Coles College of Business, Bagwell College of Education, College of Science and Math, University College

Tuesday, July 31, 2 p.m.

  • Theodore Parrish, principal, Henssler Financial

               Graduate College

                Tuesday, July 31, 7 p.m.


Kennesaw State University Convocation Center, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144


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