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Whitten was previously the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at the University of Georgia, which she’d been doing since 2014.
Kennesaw State has about 35,000 students, which makes it Georgia’s third-largest school by enrollment.
The Thursday festivities will be held at the Kennesaw State University Convocation Center, 1000 Chastain Road in Kennesaw.
Below is the rundown for the graduation, a livestream of which you can watch here.
• 10 a.m. – College of Architecture and Construction Management, Coles College of Business, College of Computing and Software Engineering, Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology, and WellStar College of Health and Human Services
• 3 p.m. – College of the Arts, Bagwell College of Education, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Science and Mathematics, and University College
• 7 p.m. – Graduate College
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Kennesaw State University’s game design program is the only one certified in Georgia. Its enrollment has skyrocketed from about two dozen students in 2009 to more than 400 this year.