Global climate change may produce an environment in the southeastern United States that could foster dangerous extreme heat events, more high-ozone pollution days in urban areas, and the potential for the growth of tropical diseases by the mid-21st century, Georgia State University researchers have projected.
The research was published in the Public Library of… more »
The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce that Dr. Kathryn McClymond, Professor and Chair of Religious Studies, has accepted the position of Associate Dean for Faculty Development, and that Dr. Daniel Deocampo, Professor and Chair of Geosciences, has accepted the Associate Dean for Faculty Evaluation position, which will be reconstituted as the… more »
Angelica Guilbeaux, an alumna of Georgia State University, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to South Korea as an English teaching assistant, the U.S. Department of State and the F. William Fulbright Scholarship Board have announced.
Recipients of Fulbright awards are selected based on academic and professional achievement as well as a… more »
The gap in the high school dropout rate among students of different racial and demographic backgrounds narrows when certain variables, such as socioeconomic status and school size, are the same, according to a Georgia State University study.
The researchers looked at the characteristics of students and schools that are often associated with dropout. Unlike… more »
Noa Erlitzki, a Georgia State University Honors College student, has been named a Barry M. Goldwater Scholar, one of 240 award recipients nationwide.
Honors College students Antoinette Charles and Estera Maxim, earned honorable mentions for the Goldwater Scholarship, marking the first time that Georgia State has had three students recognized by the Goldwater Foundation in… more »
The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 faculty awards:
The Outstanding Senior Faculty Award went to Randy Malamud, Regents’ Professor of English. Malamud has written eight books, with his ninth – The Globalist Humanist Tourist – to be published later this year. Malamud also has a… more »
Dozens of enterprising undergraduate students participate each year in an annual conference that highlights and recognizes their research. The Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference gives students the opportunity to present their hard work and innovative ideas to fellow students, faculty and staff.
Carissa Lavin, Krishna Mehta and Aaron Richards, students in Georgia State’s Honors College, are three participants who grasp every opportunity Georgia State provides.
Carissa Lavin has her sights set on making a difference. She’s chosen… more »
The College of Arts and Sciences at Georgia State is proud to announce the winners of its 2017 Staff Awards. Heather Russel, associate director of creative writing, won the Senior Staff Leadership Award. Zhenming “Jimmy” Du, the director of the university’s Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility, won the Outstanding Junior Staff Award.
Department of Philosophy Associate Professor Daniel Weiskopf has been selected to receive a $6,000 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) summer stipend to work on his book, The Vehicles of Thought.
“The NEH is one of the main supporters of innovative scholarship in the United States, so it’s an honor to have been selected… more »
Héctor Fernández-L’Hoeste, Professor: Héctor D. Fernández L’Hoeste, Lalo Alcaraz: Political Cartooning in the Latino Community (University of Mississippi Press, 2017).
Elena del Río Parra, Professor: Elena del Río Parra, “Vivir en el extremo. Locura y suicidio en la temprana modernidad española”. Monstruosidad y locura en los Siglos de Oro. Ed. Susana Gala Pellicer. Special issue,… more »