2016 News Archives

Chloe Palmer
HIV Rates Rise
Grant to Prevent Sexual Violence
Healthy Holiday Eating
Diversity is Not Division

Diversity is Not Division

As you read this, a national conversation is going on about the future of our country and where people fit in to that conversation. more »

College Media Association Convention
Building Teams
Gender-Inclusive Restrooms

Gender-Inclusive Restrooms

SGA Senator Seeks to Increase Gender-Inclusive Restrooms Leonardo Rodriguez, Student Government Association (SGA) head senator at the Andrew Young School of Policy, has begun to… more »

Fund for Life-Saving Medication
E-cigarettes May Not Be Less Harmful
It's On Us
No Charge for Built-in AV
Panther Breakaway

Panther Breakaway

Students who are looking for an opportunity to volunteer and learn about a social issue over winter or spring break should consider the Panther Breakaway… more »

Time to Get a Flu Shot

Time to Get a Flu Shot!

Flu season is here, and it’s time to get a flu shot! The flu (or influenza) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses.… more »

Inspiring Social Justice
National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, but many people don’t know exactly what domestic violence is. Domestic violence is defined as “the willful intimidation, physical… more »

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. With more and more research comes discoveries in the areas of prevention and early detection. There is no sure… more »

Advisory Council Provides User Feedback
Dear World

Dear World: Live from Georgia State

There’s power in stories. Every culture has its own history of storytelling through dance, painting or words. Dear World tells stories through photographs. The organization,… more »

Negative Effects of Binge Drinking
Sleep Tips for Overall Health
Life After Justice

Life After Justice

The Student Judicial Board (SJB) serves the student body of Georgia State University, where students are provided an opportunity to be heard by their peers.… more »

Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. This is an important time to share and promote resources dedicated to suicide prevention. It is important for… more »

Note Takers and Lab Assistants
Red Zone

The Red Zone

The Red Zone is the first six weeks of the fall semester, between the first day of fall semester and Thanksgiving break, in which students… more »

New Residence & Dining Hall
12 Ways to Fill Off Campus Life
Welcome to University Housing

Welcome to University Housing!

The month of August is an exciting time of the academic year! Collegiate students across the country are preparing to start a new journey; one… more »

National Immunization Awareness Month

National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month, an annual observance held to highlight the importance of vaccinations. National Immunization Awareness Month was established to encourage people… more »

Coping with Terrorism

Coping with Terrorism

Terrorism threatens a society by instilling fear and helplessness in its citizens. It seeks to hold a society or government hostage by fear of destruction… more »

WRASFest 2016

WRASFest Provides Great Music

After months of preparation, Album 88 was proud to display a new twist on the annual music showcase at WRASFest 2016. WRASFest is a yearly… more »

Employee Receives Sparks Award

Employee Receives Sparks Award

Georgia State University student and Student Center employee Alexis Collier received the prestigious George M. Sparks Award on Monday, April 25, 2016 at the annual… more »

Indian Creek Wins National Award

Recreation Receives National Award

Indian Creek Recreation Area Receives National Award As Georgia State University students walk the concrete sidewalks of the Atlanta campus, they may not be associating… more »

Online Locker Rental
Quick Tips for Staying Fit This Summer
Panther Leadership Academy 2016

Panther Leadership Academy 2016

The Ninth Annual Panther Leadership Academy took place May 4-6, 2016 at Glisson Camp and Retreat Center in Dahlonega, Georgia. A group of approximately 90… more »

Excessive Use of Social Media and Mental Health

Social Media & Mental Health

As social media becomes an integral part of many people’s lives, it is important to consider how constant social media use may negatively impact mental… more »

State Partners with Woodruff Arts Center
Two Steps to Save a Life
FASFA Fundamentals
Empowered Bystander Basics

Empowered Bystander Basics

For just over a year, Student Health Promotion and the Dean of Students office have partnered with Student Judicial Board, Civic Engagement, Greek Life and… more »

Class Dismissed!

Class Dismissed!

Georgia State University has become a leading model of academic success for diverse populations as it has grown in both size and distinction. The university… more »

Mental Health Awareness
Election Results Are In

Election Results Are In

Georgia State University held a runoff election for the executive board candidates of the Student Government Association on Thursday, April 14. The results, with 1,766… more »

Film Professionals Leadership Panel

Film Professionals Leadership Panel

The Leadership in the City Spring Series concluded on March 23, 2016 with a panel discussion led by Atlanta film professionals. Leadership Development was delighted… more »

Recap of Black History Month

Black History Month Recap

The Multicultural Center is proud to promote a culture of care for all students by honoring and participating in several Heritage Month celebrations throughout the… more »

Preventing Generation Rx
Zika Virus

Zika Virus Infects Travelers

Popular destinations throughout the Caribbean, Central America, South America, the Pacific Islands and Mexico currently have outbreaks of Zika virus which has prompted the more »

A Cultural Experience in New York City
Protect Your Identity

Protect Your Identity

Identity theft is a crime which is growing more common each day. This type of financial fraud can be devastating to a person financially and… more »

Winter Blues

Feeling the Winter Blues?

Seasonal Affective Disorder If you have common symptoms of depression such as feelings of hopelessness, sleep problems, loss of interest or mood changes during the… more »

SAVE $$ PantherCash

Save $$ with Panther Cash

The Student Government Student Services committee and Panther Dining, bring to you unlimited yearly discounts when using PantherCash! By uploading money to your PantherCard, you… more »