Academic Teams

Model UN and Model Arab League Teams Win Big in November

Georgia State University’s Model United Nations (Model UN) and Model Arab League teams took November by storm, winning top honors at competitions.

“In keeping with the 14-year tradition in Model Arab League and 13-year tradition in Model United Nations, the Georgia State University teams once more had a great semester,” said faculty advisor Rashid Naim.… more »

Georgia State’s iGEM Team Wins Silver at Giant Jamboree

Georgia State University’s International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) team received a silver medal at the 2015 Giant Jamboree. Other silver medalists included Yale University, Columbia University and the University of Chicago.

The five-day conference is the culmination of the annual synthetic biology research competition that challenges students to develop biologically-based solutions for real-world problems. Two… more »

GSU Philosophy Students Compete in Ethics Bowl

A group of eleven students from Dr. Andrew I. Cohen’s Ethics and Contemporary Public Policy class traveled to Clearwater, Florida for the 2012 Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl. This annual competition features teams from throughout the southeast that spend weeks researching and practicing analysis of 15 cases dealing with issues in practical ethics and public policy. … more »

GSU Philosophy Students Compete in Ethics Bowl

A group of eleven students from Dr. Andrew I. Cohen’s Ethics and Contemporary Public Policy class traveled to Clearwater, Florida for the 2012 Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl. This annual competition features teams from throughout the southeast that spend weeks researching and practicing analysis of 15 cases dealing with issues in practical ethics and public policy. … more »