Georgia State Marching Band Prepares for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

More than 50 million Americans will tune in Thursday for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, a national tradition. This year’s lineup will feature a very special guest: the Georgia State Marching Band.

“Think about how many people grow up watching that parade,” said band director Chester Phillips. “And to step on the other side of… more »

Gerontology Institute Collaborates with Lewis School of Nursing to Improve Nursing Education

The Gerontology Institute, in collaboration with The Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing, has been awarded a three-year, grant from the U.S.  Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The $1,146,189 grant will be used to create a new, interprofessional model for graduate nursing education at Georgia State University.

The… more »

The College of Arts and Sciences Celebrates 2014 Dean’s Art Award Winners

The College of Arts and Sciences celebrated the winners of the third annual Dean’s Art Award on Wednesday at a reception held in the Dean’s Office. The award, which is not limited to art and design students, recognizes excellence in visual arts.

The theme for this year’s award, “Art Matters,” encouraged students to consider the… more »