State Farm gives Georgia State $20 million to boost community college completion
ATLANTA—Georgia State University President Mark Becker and State Farm CEO Michael Tipsord will announce a first-of-its-kind public-private partnership this morning. State Farm is donating $20 million to help GSU improve completion rates...
Carrying The Flame
The news that would lead to the most dramatic expansion in the history of Georgia State University came with a vibrating cell phone. It was November 2013, and Mark Becker, who had been president of the university for almost five years, was attending a conference in Washington, D.C. During a lunch break, his phone lit…
Renovation Projects To Transform Campus Near Woodruff Park
Georgia State has renovated the front entrance of the 58 Edgewood Ave. building and opened a new lobby study space on the ground floor.
Georgia State Researcher Gets $4.1 Million Federal Grant To Develop Drug To Combat Ebola Virus
ATLANTA—Dr. Christopher Basler, a professor in the Institute for Biomedical Sciences, has received a five-year, $4.1 million federal grant to develop a drug targeting Ebola virus.