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Campus News

KSU student Jabreia Taylor named White House Initiative HBCU All-Star

Jabreia Taylor, a political science and honors liberal studies major at Kentucky State University (KSU), has been selected as a 2016 HBCU All-Star by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The All-Stars, comprised of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students, are being recognized for their accomplishments in academics, leadership and civic engagement.

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KSU’s Career Fair to feature more than 50 employers

Over 50 employers will be available at Kentucky State University’s Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, September 29 in the Carl M. Hill Student Center Ballroom. Participants will be able to talk with a wide range of companies including Kroger, Waffle House, Sherwin Williams and Coca-Cola.

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Greetings from Interim President

Dear Faculty and Staff,

Welcome back to campus for the 2016-2017 academic year! As you know, we continue to celebrate our 130th anniversary. I hope you enjoyed a summer filled with fun, family, and relaxation. It was a pleasure meeting and speaking with many of you this past Monday at the Fall Faculty and Staff Institute. I am truly honored to serve as Interim President of Kentucky State University. Read More

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