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Georgia State Honors College Student Talitha Hanks Awarded the Freeman Award for Study in Asia

ATLANTA – Talitha Hanks, a sophomore studying sociology at Georgia State University, is one of around 400 American undergraduate students from across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Freeman Award for Study in Asia Scholarship (Freeman-ASIA).

The Freeman-ASIA scholarship may be used to cover the costs of study abroad programs and related expenses including… more »

Georgia State Honors College Student Julie Kim Awarded the Freeman Award for Study in Asia

ATLANTA – Julie Kim, a senior studying psychology at Georgia State University, is one of around 400 American undergraduate students from across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Freeman Award for Study in Asia Scholarship (Freeman-ASIA).

The Freeman-ASIA scholarship may be used to cover the costs of study abroad programs and related expenses including… more »

Samuel’s Stories: A Summer in the UK

Posted On June 10, 2016 by Samuel Hanks, Georgia State Honors College '17

Hello everyone! My name is Samuel Hanks, and I’m a political science student at Georgia State going into my senior year. I am spending the summer in London working in the British political system, during what is one of the most fascinating times in the entire nation’s history. I am here with the Hansard Scholars… more »

Valentina Garzon | Class of 2016

Posted On June 1, 2016 by Video by Zachary Cox, Georgia State Honors College Class of '19 & Richard Greenwood, Georgia State Honors College Class of '17
Categories Alumni Spotlight, News

Recent Georgia State Honors College alumna Valentina Garzon took full advantage of her time in Atlanta. From participating in research on social inequality to terrorism — she built an impressive resume. Valentina ended her time in the Honors College by creating her own study and turning it into her Honors thesis. We’re so proud of… more »

Honors Course Spotlight: LEAD with Honors

Posted On May 12, 2016 by Donecia Reed, Honors College Class of '19

In the fall of 2015, the Georgia State Honors College kicked off its Leadership Certificate program and 25 first-year students were selected to participate in our brand new four-year certificate program. These students, from different majors and backgrounds, were selected to be a part of the first cohort of LEAD with Honors, a leadership program… more »

Georgia State Honors College Student Paris Stroud awarded a place on a Fulbright Summer Institute to the UK

ATLANTA – Paris Stroud, a Georgia State University Honors College student from Dallas, Georgia studying international economics and modern languages has received a place on a Fulbright Summer Institute to study in Wales on one of the most prestigious and selective summer scholarship programs operating world-wide.

The US-UK Fulbright Commission is the only bi-lateral, transatlantic… more »

Georgia State Honors College Student Francis Mwangi Awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad

ATLANTA — Francis Mwangi, a sophomore studying actuarial science at Georgia State University, is one of over 250 American undergraduate students from 140 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to study… more »