Kennesaw State students gather to focus attention on abolition of modern-day slavery

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MEDIA ADVISORY Sidewalk forum with End It Movement Road Team set for Monday, March 11 KENNESAW, Ga…

Georgia (Mar 8, 2013)MEDIA ADVISORY

Sidewalk forum with End It Movement Road Team set for Monday, March 11

KENNESAW, Ga. (March 8, 2013) — The End It Movement Road Team, which is traveling to the nation’s campuses to raise awareness and help free the world’s slaves, will visit Kennesaw State Monday, March 11. A sidewalk forum will be held in front of The Commons.

WHAT:

KSU’s student chapters of the International Justice Mission and Cru, along with Student Success Services, are sponsoring the Alpharetta-based End It Movement Road Team. Road Team members Kevin and Todd will help educate the KSU community and draw attention to the plight of the estimated more than 27 million slaves around the world.

WHO:

  • The End It Movement Road Team’s Kevin and Todd
  • Gabe Lytle, KSU senior and forum organizer
  • Jake Gross, director, Orientation and Transition Programs
  • Emily Laney, instructor, Department of Social Work and Human Services

 

WHEN:

Monday, March 11, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

WHERE:

The patio/sidewalk in front of The Commons

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

Media are invited to attend. Free and open to the public.

   

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Kennesaw State University is the third-largest university in Georgia, offering 80 graduate and undergraduate degrees, including doctorates in education, business and nursing, and a new Ph.D. in international conflict management. A member of the University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State is a comprehensive, residential institution with a growing population of 24,600 students from more than 130 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 kennesaw.edu

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