Making a Difference, One Pair of Shoes at a Time

In an area of Africa where thousands are without shoes and foot disease runs rampant, Coach Ron Hunter of the Georgia State University men’s basketball team aims to provide a pair of shoes to everyone he can.

GSU Professor Teaching Thai School Old Tricks

What’s the true value of a university education?

Georgia State Professor Receives Fulbright Grant

An assistant professor of criminal justice at Georgia State University has received a Fulbright Scholar grant to research and study in Bosnia-Herzegovina for a year. 

Traditions Must Be Spontaneous

Think quick. Name five traditions exclusive to Georgia State. Can you?

Georgia State Releases Athletic Master Plan

Georgia State released its $80 million athletic master plan May 31 for the construction and renovation of its athletic facilities.

Atlanta: A Nexus for Public Health Initiatives

Local public health expertise plays an important role in food and water initiatives globally, which was readily apparent at a May 21 summit on global health issues. 

GSU President: Public Health Roles Must Be Clear Cut

Universities must develop collaborative partnerships with corporations and non-profits to address global public health issues, according to Georgia State University President Mark Becker at an Atlanta leadership summit on May 21.

Quit Losing Your Stuff

Every week, the Georgia State crime blotter is littered with police reports of misplaced or stolen goods – many of which are omitted to make space for the more “serious” crimes.

SGA to Sponsor Finals Study Hall

Members of the Student Government Association announced last Thursday the finalized hours for their late-night study hall program during the week of finals and encouraged students to attend.

5 Reasons the SunBelt Switch is a Smart Move

Courtesy University Sports Communications

Considering Georgia State’s likely announcement today that it will leave the CAA to join the FBS SunBelt Conference, here’s a list of the top five reasons why the move is good for Georgia State.

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