Alum, donor Mickey Dunn to speak at Kennesaw State Commencement
Ceremonies on December 11 and 12 will recognize more than 2,600 graduates
KENNESAW, Ga. (Dec 6, 2018) — More than 2,600 students will graduate next week during Kennesaw State University’s fall Commencement. KSU alumnus and donor Mickey Dunn will address students at the final of five Commencement ceremonies.
Dunn is president and chief executive officer of ML Industries, a leading manufacturer of airbags and other automobile products. A standout baseball player at Southern Polytechnic State University prior to earning his Integrative Studies degree from Kennesaw State, Dunn recently pledged a $2.5 million contribution to the KSU baseball program.
The University’s five graduation ceremonies will be held in the KSU Convocation Center on the Kennesaw Campus, beginning Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 10 a.m.
December 11 Commencement Schedule
10 a.m. – College of Humanities and Social Sciences
3 p.m. – College of Architecture and Construction Management, College of Computing and Software Engineering, and Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
7 p.m. – Graduate College
December 12 Commencement Schedule
10 a.m. – Coles College of Business and College of Science and Mathematics
2 p.m. – College of the Arts, Bagwell College of Education, WellStar College of Health and Human Services, and University College
Speaker: Mickey Dunn
– Paul Floeckher
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.