University honors its authors



Faculty, staff and student authors recognized during annual library tradition

KENNESAW, Ga. (Mar 9, 2017) — More than 165 Kennesaw State faculty, students and staff published their works in journals, conference proceedings and books during 2016, more than doubling the number of the previous year’s published authors.

To recognize these industrious writers, Kennesaw State’s Library System held its annual Authors Reception, a tradition that began at the Marietta Campus in 1999, at the L.V. Johnson Library on March 9.

Faculty, staff and student authors from both the Marietta and Kennesaw campuses were honored for sharing their scholarly knowledge and expanding thought leadership within their disciplines.

For a complete list of Kennesaw State’s authors for 2016, visit


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