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Resident musician: John Driskell Hopkins, bassist and songwriter for Zac Brown Band, is the first Artist in Residence at Kennesaw State University’s Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program. Hopkins recently lectured  and met with students, all of whom are interested in getting into the business side of the music and entertainment industries. Georgia’s music business supported nearly 20,000 jobs in fiscal year 2012.



A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 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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