Student protests and student leadership in broader activist organizations (such as #BlackLivesMatter or the global climate movement) are gaining greater public attention in recent years. Angus Johnston, history professor at the City University of New York, found that more than 160 student protests took place in the United States during the fall 2014 semestermore »
As the White House marks the one-year anniversary of the anti-sexual assault campaign “It’s On Us” on Sept. 19, Georgia State is ramping up efforts to help spread the message that everyone has a role in preventing sexual assaults.
“We want this to be a safe campus for everyone,” said Annette Butler, director of AA/EEO… more »
Chip Greenidge has undergone a nine-month transformation on CNN’s Fit Nation. Now he’s up against one final, grueling test.
By LaTina Emerson Chip Greenidge
Since joining the Fit Nation team, Greenidge has been biking, running and swimming every day at the Georgia State Student Recreation Center. Photo by Steve Thackston.
George “Chip” Greenidge Jr. has… more »
Leadership Conclave, a Georgia State tradition for 50 years, is a one-day conference hosted at Georgia State University each fall semester. The conference includes a keynote address from a national speaker, several programs sessions on various leadership topics, and a closing banquet. Leadership Conclave is open to all students who are looking to develop the… more »
Georgia State Enrolls Highest-Achieving, Largest, Most Diverse Freshman Class ATLANTA—Georgia State University has set records this fall for the size, diversity and quality of its freshman class.
With 3,800 freshmen enrolled as of Aug. 25, the entering first-year students have a record high school grade-point average (GPA) of 3.42, and the highest ACT scores of… more »
The Men’s Ultimate Frisbee club placed 4th in the Hootenanny Showdown hosted by Auburn University. The tournament was held on October 11 and was comprised of teams from 16 different schools. This is one of the biggest and most competitive club tournaments in the Southeast Region. The club currently has 40 members and competes in… more »