In September, eleven members of a Jamaican Maroon ensemble called the Moore Town Granny Nanny Cultural Group traveled to Georgia State University to perform as a part of history Assistant Professor Harcourt Fuller’s Jamaican Maroon Project. Now, Fuller has produced a CD for the group.
“The Granny Nanny Cultural Group is featured in my documentary,… more »
Atlanta, GA – The Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra of Atlanta (MYSO) is a community-based youth orchestra dedicated to furthering the music education of its students. The primary goal of MYSO is to instill in its students a love for music that will stay with them forever.
Dr. Wade Weast, Dean of Georgia State University’s College of the… more »
The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce this year’s Dean’s Early Career Award winners: Assistant Professors Jeffrey Boortz of Art and Design, Zhipeng Cai of Computer Science, Gina Marie Caison of English, Nadine Kabengi of Chemistry and Geosciences and Jennifer Craft Morgan of Gerontology.
The Dean’s Early Career Awards provide research funding… more »
The College of Arts and Sciences at Georgia State University is proud to announce the winners of its 2016 Staff Awards. James C. Taylor, the college’s business services officer, has won the Senior Staff Leadership Award. Keisha M. Hairston, administrative coordinator in the Welch School of Art and Design, has won the Outstanding Junior Staff… more »
Three years ago, Katie Welch set out to finish the undergraduate degree she never completed. Now, the 35-year-old graphic design major, who is on track to graduate this spring, is not only a few months away from fulfilling her dream but she is also the artist behind this year’s Atlanta Jewish Music Festival (AJMF) branding.
The College of Education and Human Development and nonprofit Learning Innovations in Future Education will host the STEAM3 Conference (science, technology, engineering, arts and math “cubed”) on Sept. 11-12, 2015.
The STEAM3 Conference provides a public, interactive platform for the exploration and study of the latest technologies and methods for teaching STEAM subjects. The… more »
Exhibition Dates: May 9 – June 14, 2015 Opening Reception: Saturday, May 9, 7-10 pm
Before Arcade Fire’s Reflektor video or Michael Fassbender’s Frank, there was Craig Drennen with prosthetic head and guitar. Drennen has performed versions of his “AWFUL” piece at Socrates Sculpture Park (Awful Outside, 2011), during Atlanta’s FLUX Night performance festival (1-Hour… more »
Dr. Wade Weast, dean of the School of Music at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA), has been named the new associate dean of music and fine arts in Georgia State University’s College of Arts and Sciences and director of Georgia State’s School of Music.