Thursday, February 1st

All are encouraged (but not required) to RSVP for Creed Week events at the Creed Week Owl Life page.

  • Commitment to Fair Play, Sportsmanship & Civility

    Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Campus: Kennesaw
    Location: Kennesaw Student Recreation & Activities Center
    Applicable Creed Tenets: Unity, Respect, Unity, Faitfhulness, Community
    Contact Information:
    Nicole Turner
    nturne36@kennesaw.edu
    470-578-2915

    • Democracy Wall

      Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
      Campus: Both
      Location: Kennesaw Library Breezeway & Marietta J Building
      Applicable Creed Tenets: Unity, Respect, Unity, Faitfhulness, Community
      Contact Information:
      Ryan Keesee
      rkeesee@kennesaw.edu
      470-578-7782

      • The Democracy Wall provides space for the campus community to reflect on questions posed on the wall. Visit the Democracy Wall on either campus to share your thoughts and see other perspectives. 

      • Emerging From Within

        Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
        Campus: Marietta
        Location: Marietta Student Center Lobby
        Applicable Creed Tenets: Unity, Respect, Unity, Faitfhulness, Community
        Contact Information:
        Nathalia Jaramillo
        njaramil@kennesaw.edu
        470-578-2614

        • "Emerging from Within" is a historical look into the untold stories and life histories of several of KSU's diversity advocates. Theproject aims to generate greater understanding of diversity and inclusion at KSU and to archive the efforts of faculty and staffover time. Some of the featured individuals have retired from the University, others continue to play a central role in making KSUa premier diverse institution. A total of 14 individuals participated in the project. Each person has a unique history and hasovercome obstacles to be part of a growing University in an ever-changing society.Their contributions range from speaking outagainst acts of exclusion and injustice, supporting others through both small and large deeds, establishing programs to meet theneeds of KSU's diverse body, and building bridges between KSU and surrounding marginalized communities. With humility andgrace, these individuals have shared the stories, experiences, and teachings that contributed to their identity and advocacy

        • CARE in Action

          Time: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
          Applicable Creed Tenets: Excellence, Community
          Contact Information:
          Marcy Stidum
          mstidum@kennesaw.edu
          470-578-6600

          • Check out the resources provided by the KSU CARE in Action, and learn to become an an advocate for homeless, foster care
            and food insecure students.

          • Creed Week in Academic Advising

            Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
            Campus: Kennesaw
            Location: Various
            Applicable Creed Tenets: Excellence
            Contact Information:
            Chris Hutt 
            chutt@kennesaw.edu
            470-578-6274

            • All KSU Advising Centers on both campuses will provide a series of handouts and discussions in their respective offices during Creed Week. Advisors will (as part of the advising appointment) share the tenets of the Creed, and how students can strive for personal and academic excellence through research, scholarship, and other opportunities. Each center will share statistics on the achievements of students, as well as the numbers of students served by the advising community and other KSU Support Services (Writing Center, SMART/ SI, etc).

            • Education, Government, and Non-Profit Job and Internship Fair

              Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
              Campus: Kennesaw
              Location: KSU Center Room 400 
              Applicable Creed Tenets: Excellence
              Contact Information:
              Amanda Long
              along54@kennesaw.edu
              470-578-2532

              • KSU's Department of Career Planning and Development is bringing together recruiters in the Education field, along with Government and Non-Profit organizations for students from all majors to learn about part-time, full-time, volunteering, internship, and co-op opportunities.

               
              • Identitree: Growing Your Identity

                Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
                Campus:
                Marietta
                Location:
                Marietta Student Center Ballroom B
                Applicable Creed Tenets:
                Excellence
                Contact Information:
                Ryan Keesee
                rkeesee@kennesaw.edu
                470-578-7782

                • The Center for Student Leadershipdi will provide participants with the opportunity to better understand their identities and use them as a leader. Know thyself before leading others!

                • Cultivating Grit for Personal and Academic Success

                  Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 AM
                  Campus:
                  Marietta
                  Location: Marietta Student Center Ballroom B
                  Applicable Creed Tenets:
                  Excellence
                  Contact Information:
                  Josh Gunn
                  jgunn6@kennesaw.edu
                  470-578-6600

                  • Grit has been identified as a predictor of personal and professional success. It refers to being passionate in the pursuit of long-term goals, and there are a number of daily habits that you can cultivate in order to increase your Grit. Specifically, this presentation will teach strategies to (a) reduce fear of failure, (b) become achievement oriented, (c) think long-term, (d) increase resilience, and (e) pursue excellence. 

                  • Pajamas for Peace

                    Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
                    Campus:
                    Kennesaw
                    Location:
                    Kennesaw Student Center University Rooms A-E
                    Applicable Creed Tenets:
                    Unity, Community
                    Contact Information:
                    Rashad Muwakkil
                    rashadmuwakkil@gmail.com
                    678-437-4180

                    • Come dressed in your best sleep gear to participate in this indoor peace rally! This celebratory event and affirms the fifth tenet of the Creed "Develop an Academic and Social Community That is Civilized, Rewarding, and Dynamic". Music will be provided by Owl Radio. Food, dancing, games, and other fun activities will be provided to all participating members of the KSU community. 

                    • New Year New Intentions Yoga

                      Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
                      Campus:
                      Marietta
                      Location:
                      Marietta Student Center Ballroom B 
                      Applicable Creed Tenets:
                      Excellence, Respet, Unity
                      Contact Information:
                      Gabriella Sciacchitano
                      gsciacch@kennesaw.edu
                      470-578-4841

                       

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