John D. Kasarda, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Strategy, and Director of the Center for Air Commerce at the University of North Carolina, will speak Nov. 16 as part of the University Speaker Series about urban growth.
For four years, GSU has championed the cause of higher education in a landmark copyright lawsuit. The university prevailed in a U.S. district court, blazing a trail for fair use in an ever-evolving digital landscape. More »
The Urban Fellows Program at Georgia State brings top graduate students from throughout the university to study and discuss issues of urban growth. More »
Harvey V. Fineberg, M.D., president of the Institute of Medicine, will deliver the 10th annual J. Rhodes Haverty Lecture at 7 p.m., Nov. 1, in the Georgia State University Student Center Ballroom. More »
Identifying risk factors in hospital readmissions could help improve patient care and hospital bottom lines, according to a study recently completed by Georgia State University’s Experimental Economics Center and a team from the Emory University School of Medicine. More »
The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy is partnering with Georgia State University after receiving a four-year, $1.5 million grant to establish a program that will work to aid the mental health of youth victimized by commercial sexual exploitation. More »
Georgia State University's H. Elliott Albers, Regents' Professor of Neuroscience and director of the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, has received a $1.3 million grant to study how the body's internal clock is reset, a key to understanding more about sleep and other disorders affecting human health. More »
The Georgia State University Senate on Thursday, Oct. 18 approved a ban on smoking and tobacco use on the majority of the university campus to promote health for students, faculty, staff and the public. More »
Physics Nobel laureate John Mather will explore some of the biggest questions in cosmology as he delivers this year’s William H. Nelson Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 23.
The candidate who spent the most money during a presidential campaign has historically caused voters to choose the nominee that least matched their views, according to new research from Georgia State University. More »
Georgia State University has received a $4.8 million, five-year grant for a project that will better the lives of children and families of substance-abusing individuals who receive treatment through the DeKalb County Drug Court.
The Executive MBA (EMBA) at Georgia State's Robinson College of Business is number 63 worldwide and number 19 among U.S.-based programs, according to the 2012 Financial Times rankings of the world’s top 100 programs. More »
Senior psychology major stars as a zombie on the ‘The Walking Dead.’ More »
Georgia State anthropology students investigate impacts in Rio de Janeiro of preparing for the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics. More »
College of Education Professor Julie Washington and Assistant Professor Nicole Patton-Terry have received a four-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to develop one of four national Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs – epicenters of research on learning disabilities. More »
In 1960, at the age of 26, Jane Goodall stepped onto a beach in western Tanzania to observe the little-known world of wild chimpanzees. More »
Larry Berman, the dean of Georgia State University's Honors College, has written a new book titled, "Zumwalt: The Life and Times of Admiral Elmo Russell "Bud" Zumwalt Jr.," a portrait of a controversial admiral who served as commander of Navy forces in Vietnam and chief of naval operations from 1970 to 1974.
Georgia State University has added an additional layer of safety on campus this fall to help faculty, staff and students who live, learn and work on campus at night. More »
The 365 student-athletes at Georgia State University have a combined cumulative grade-point average of 3.03, and for the past eight semesters grade-point averages for students in Georgia State’s 19-team athletic program have been at or above 3.0, Athletics Director Cheryl Levick has announced. More »
Georgia State University’s Dominic Parrott and Christopher Eckhardt at Purdue University in Indiana have received a five-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to examine the underlying factors behind alcohol intoxication and violence between significant others and spouses. More »
Family Weekend at Georgia State University will kick off Saturday, Oct. 6 with a host of events planned to highlight the university’s vibrant student life and world-class faculty. More »
Nancy Friauf is a part-time master’s student at GSU’s Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, pursuing a degree in public administration with a concentration in nonprofit management. More »