Honoring a Legacy
Kennesaw State celebrating MLK observance
KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan 17, 2020) — Kennesaw State University began its weeklong observance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy with the second annual MLK Legacy Luncheon, featuring guest speakers, remarks from campus leaders and performances by the KSU Gospel Choir. Kennesaw State’s MLK Week continues with several activities, including a day of community service at various volunteer sites on Jan. 20, and a reflection on Dr. King’s legacy – “Six Voices: Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 60 Minutes” – on Jan. 21. Click here for the schedule of activities.
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.