Kali Malham

Posted On January 4, 2018
Categories Faculty Highlights

Kali Malham is an honors sophomore majoring in Neuroscience. She is interested in pursuing careers in Neurology, Neuropsychology, or Public Health. She began working as a University Assistant in Dr. Kim Huhman’s Laboratory in the Neuroscience Institute as a freshman, and she continued this research as a Brains and Behavior Fellow during the summer of… more »

Avneet Sethi

Posted On January 4, 2018
Categories Faculty Highlights

As a sophomore at Georgia State University, Avneet Sethi is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. Avneet was accepted as a Fellow in Rewriting the Code, which is an organization that connects women in CS with internship opportunities, career resources, mentors, and a community of inspiring women excelling in the field. The fellowship program… more »

Keren Antoine

Posted On January 4, 2018
Categories Faculty Highlights

Keren Antoine is an Honors junior majoring in Biology. Her career goal is to practice pediatrics with a specialty in childhood developmental and behavioral disorders. She also desires to create nonprofit clinics in Haiti to help underrepresented children and to give back to the country that helped shape who she is today. During her spare… more »

Roseleen Almenord

Posted On January 4, 2018
Categories Faculty Highlights

Roseleen Almenord is an Honors junior biology major and an NCR Scholar. Currently, she plans to pursue a career as a Pediatric Emergency Physician. To gain the necessary clinical experience, she has spent countless hours volunteering in the Emergency Room and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at WellStar Atlanta Medical Center. She has also shadowed… more »

Sociology Projected Schedule

Posted On December 4, 2017
Categories Faculty Highlights

Course Name Spring 18 Summer 18 Fall 18 Spring 19 Summer 19 SOCI 1101 Intro to Sociology* ◼  ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 1160 Intro to Social Problems ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 3010  Social Statistics* ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 3020  Social Research Methods – CTW* ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ ◼ SOCI 3030 Sociological… more »

Arts & Sciences in the Media, June 2017

Posted On August 21, 2017
Categories Faculty Highlights

Every month, our faculty members help shape the national conversation by speaking to the media on a wide range of social, political, scientific, educational and cultural issues. In April, May and June, those media appearances included:

Elizabeth J. West, associate professor of English, wrote in The Conversation on the way World War I sparked an… more »

Intoxication Increases Risk For Heavy Drinkers To Commit Violence Against Intimate Partner, Study Finds

ATLANTA—Intoxicated, heavy drinkers have a tendency to act rashly in response to negative emotions, which can intensify the risk for intimate partner aggression, according to a study by Georgia State University and Purdue University.

The researchers examined the link between risk-promoting factors, such as impulsivity and problematic drinking, and intimate partner aggression among… more »

Georgia State Partners with Andrew Goodman Foundation to Register College Voters

Georgia State University is the first public university in Georgia to join the Andrew Goodman Foundation’s (AGF) Vote Everywhere Program.

The Vote Everywhere Program is a student-led non-partisan, civic engagement movement on college campuses. The goal of the program is to provide students with the necessary training and tools to register voters and… more »

Georgia State Spin-Off, Inlighta Biosciences LLC, Receives $2 Million Grant To Develop Enhanced MRI Contrast Agents For Liver Cancers And Metastasis

A local start-up, life sciences company founded by Dr. Jenny Yang, Regents’ Professor of Biochemistry at Georgia State University, has received a $2 million federal grant to develop improved magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents for the early detection of liver cancers and other cancers, such as uveal melanoma or eye cancer, that have metastasized… more »

Georgia State: Doctors Vary In Support For Monitoring Of Opioid Prescriptions

Posted On July 11, 2017
Categories Research, Sociology

Doctors who work in emergency rooms are generally supportive of prescription drug monitoring programs, while those in some other specialties appear more concerned that such regulatory oversight will interfere with the doctor-patient relationship and do little to curb the current opioid epidemic, according to a study led by a researcher at Georgia State University.

Understanding… more »