Category Archives: General News

Sheroes of the Year Event, 2014

Celebrate the Power of Purpose and Persistence! Our dear friends Joyce Dunaway Parker and Alicia Philipp are being honored as the 2014 Sheroes of the Year by the Georgia State University Library’s Women and Gender Collections. The 2014 Sheroes of … Continue reading

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Atlanta Beltline Health Initiatives Lecture

The Georgia State University Community is invited to join the School of Public Health for its’ annual Urban Health Disparities Lecture.  This year, the speaker is Paul Morris, president and CEO of the Atlanta Beltline, Inc.  Mr. Morris will speak … Continue reading

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Philosophy Professor Awarded Humboldt Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr. Andrea Scarantino, Associate Professor of Philosophy, for receiving a Humboldt Fellowship to work on his project, “The Motivational Theory of Emotions,” at the University of Osnabrück’s Institute of Cognitive Science in Germany. The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation … Continue reading

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National Hispanic Heritage Month

International Parade and Dance party 2011 at Plaza and Woodruff park

September 15 to October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. Mark your calendars for the following cultural and academic events around campus: Event: Perspectivas: Reflections on Latin American and Hispanic Identity in the United States Art Exhibit Dates: Show runs September … Continue reading

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CURVE Celebrates Grand Opening

On Wednesday, September 10th, CURVE kicked-off its official start with a ribbon cutting event.  The ceremony featured: Opening remarks by President Mark Becker James Weyhenmeyer, VP for Research and Economic Development Tammy Sugarman, Interim Dean of Libraries Bryan Sinclair, Associate … Continue reading

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Neuroethics Conference on Regulating Human Mental Capacity

Georgia State University will host the first “Neuro-Interventions and the Law Conference: Regulating Human Mental Capacity” to be held September 12-14 in the GSU Student University Center, 44 Courtland Street SE. The conference is sponsored by the Atlanta Neuroethics Consortium … Continue reading

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Glass Plate Negatives of Downtown Atlanta, circa 1927

Dixie Sales Company, circa 1927

A collection of glass plate negatives from the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library have been digitized, and are now available in the Georgia State University Digital Collections.  The collection of nearly 100 images consists of downtown Atlanta storefronts and streets before the … Continue reading

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Fall Semester Library Workshops

University Library will be offering workshops in technology and research skills to support research and curriculum activity on campus.   Refer to the Fall 2014 Library Workshops Guide to find out more or to register for a specific workshop.  Workshops will … Continue reading

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WSB Radio Log Books

Log books from the WSB Radio records have been digitized and are now available online through the Digital Library of Georgia and the Digital Public Library of America .  These program and booking logs cover the time period from WSB’s … Continue reading

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Georgia State University Library releases Library Instruction Recorder plugin as Open Source

Library Instruction Recorder

As part of its commitment to the free culture movement, Georgia State University Library is pleased to announce the initial release of the Library Instruction Recorder (LIR). LIR is a free, open source WordPress plugin that allows librarians and library … Continue reading

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