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June 12, 2014: Interim president, vice presidents, CIO named for SPSU

As Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU) moves toward consolidation with Kennesaw State University in January 2015 and the university prepares to gear up for the fall semester, several interim appointments have been made to ensure a smooth transition despite the

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June 11, 2014: Board of Regents salutes SPSU president, conveys emerita status

The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia has granted SPSU President Lisa A. Rossbacher the status of president emerita as she departs SPSU to become president of Humboldt State University in Arcata, Calif., beginning in mid-July. Dr.

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May 22, 2014: Ron Koger named interim president of SPSU

University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank Huckaby has named Dr. Ron Koger as interim president of Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU). Dr. Koger, who is currently SPSU’s vice president for Student and Enrollment Services, will take over the responsibilities from

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April 30, 2014: Reiteration of March 25 Approval Processes Statement

Unfortunately, considerable misunderstanding and confusion still exists concerning the way in which recommendations developed by Operational Working Groups (OWGs) involved with the consolidation process are approved. Hopefully the following, which reiterates information in the March 25, 2014, consolidation news item

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April 16, 2014: Board of Regents approves new mission for consolidated Kennesaw State University

Mission statement reflects expanded academic programs resulting from consolidation of KSU and SPSU KENNESAW, Ga.  (April 16, 2014) — In the continuing process of consolidating Kennesaw State University and Southern Polytechnic State University, the consolidated institution – Kennesaw State University

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April 10, 2014: CIC Approvals of OWG Recommendations

On April 10, the Consolidation Implementation Committee met to hear an update on the status of the recommendations approved during the March 28 CIC meeting, and to discuss recommendations put forward by five recommendations put forward by 2 Operational Working

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April 7, 2014: Kennesaw State University Announces the Senior Administrative Structure

April 7, 2014: Kennesaw State University President Daniel S. Papp today announced the senior administrative structure that will comprise the leadership team when KSU’s consolidation with Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU) is finalized in January 2015. The announcement follows three

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April 7, 2014: Senior Administrative Structure Named for Post-Consolidation Kennesaw State University

KENNESAW, Ga. (April 7, 2014) — Kennesaw State University (KSU) President Daniel S. Papp today announced the senior administrative structure that will comprise the leadership team when KSU’s consolidation with Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU) is finalized in January 2015.

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April 2, 2014: Southern Poly to Establish Athletics Hall of Fame

April 2, 2014 MARIETTA, Ga. – Athletic director Matt Griffin announced that Southern Polytechnic State University will establish its first-ever Athletics Hall of Fame to celebrate the accomplishments of its greatest student-athletes, coaches and special contributors. “I am very excited

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March 28, 2014: CIC Approvals of OWG Recommendations

March 28, 2014 On March 28, the Consolidation Implementation Committee met to discuss recommendations put forward by 12 Operational Working Groups.  Recommendations of nine of the twelve OWGs were approved.  Recommendations from OWGs 24 and 59, at President Papp’s request,

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