Kennesaw State University is celebrating College Colors Day on Friday, and officials are asking local residents to wear black and gold in support of the Owls, which are celebrating 31 years of intercollegiate athletics.
College Colors Day is a national event entering its seventh year. It kicks off the fall semester’s intercollegiate athletics season and strives to advocate higher education through increased public awareness.
Kennesaw State University President Daniel S. Papp and Vaughn Williams, Kennesaw State’s director of athletics, met Monday, Aug. 26, with the mayors of Kennesaw, Dallas, Powder Springs and Smyrna to sign a proclamation designating Friday, Aug. 30, as “College Colors Day” at the state’s third-largest university.
The presentation occurred in the President’s Boardroom.