Urban Blanket In Tech Square Encourages Social Interaction
It's burning hot in Atlanta lately, but students at Kennesaw State University want
(Jun 25, 2015) — It's burning hot in Atlanta lately, but students at Kennesaw State University want
people to sit and socialize on a blanket in Midtown.
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The "Urban Blanket" is a large, white, wavy structure in Tech Square. Samantha Johnson
passes it every day.
"The white thing in the middle? I thought it was like a piece of art, so I didn't
think I was supposed to sit on it, or sleep on it," Johnson said.
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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.