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Donna Gambrell Delivers Founders Lecture on November 4

ATLANTA–Donna Gambrell, longest serving and first African American woman to be appointed director of the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund, will deliver the Founders Lecture, “Why Race and Place Matter,” at Georgia State University on Wednesday, Nov. 4.

The lecture, free and open to the public, will take place… more »

Hedrick Smith: Who Stole the American Dream?

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and best-selling author Hedrick Smith visited the Georgia State Honors College on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 as our Founders Lecture keynote. Smith discussed how America has moved from an era of middle class prosperity and power to an unequal economy that is unraveling the American Dream for millions of middle class… more »