The campus deadline for the Marshall Scholarship nomination process is August 21, 2015. Students who plan to apply should contact Jennifer Gerz-Escandón immediately to set up a meeting and then begin an application using the Marshall… more »
The campus deadline for the Rhodes Scholarship nomination process is August 21, 2015. Students who plan to apply should begin an application using the scholarship website and contact Jennifer Gerz-Escandón immediately to set up a meeting.… more »
The Honors College will hold walk-in advisement during two weeks of the fall 2015 semester. During these dates, an Honors Academic Advisor will be available for quick academic advisement questions and registration adjustment assistance. Fall… more »
It’s always hard to come down off that mountain, it’s always had to go back to the real world after having an experience that challenged you in new ways and that changed you on a fundamental level. It’s hard to go home. But in the case of the Baker experience I know I came home… more »
Beaches, bathing suits, palm trees and cheering crowds: Thanks to the Summer Olympics and the success of the Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) Tour, it doesn’t take long for the words “sand volleyball” to conjure up some very specific images in people’s minds.
At Georgia State, on the other hand, you can swap out the… more »
Ever since his father was a young boy in Colombia, Camilo Benitez says, he wanted to come to the United States so that he could give his family a shot at a better life. If his son’s experience is any indication, he succeeded.
Just weeks into his junior year at Georgia State, Camilo was interviewing… more »
Mallorie Jones has been on a hot streak lately. A recipient of the Women’s Philanthropy InitiativeScholarship, she became part of the first generation in her family to graduate from college when she earned her B.S. in psychology from Georgia State — with honors — on May 9. And less than a month… more »
Olamide Oladapo had the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of her older sisters, who both attended the same university in Georgia. Instead, she decided she’d rather follow her own path and do something different.
Because of her interest in politics, Oladapo knew she wanted to be somewhere close to the state Capitol, and no… more »
Honors College students have Alonzo Herndon to thank for their home: He founded the Atlanta Life Insurance Company, whose former headquarters at 100 Auburn Ave. now house the Honors College as well as Georgia State’s administrative offices. But that, as a group of honors students learned last semester, is only one piece of the… more »
When I applied to go on the Baker with Becker trip, I knew that Mt. Baker was pretty far away, and that we would have to travel a long distance to get there but I didn’t really know or at least didn’t comprehend how far away I was from being ready for the adventure that… more »
Fernando Mattos loves a good story—be it an article, a film, or a research project. He has committed himself over his four years at Georgia State to bringing stories to life. At the close of his undergraduate story, Fernando is honored to be esteemed recipient of the 2015 USG Outstanding Scholar Award for Georgia State… more »