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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...

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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…

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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.

 

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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.

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Georgia State University is on an upward trajectory and people are noticing. Get the latest media coverage of the difference-making work being done by Georgia State’s…

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Georgia State News Archives

In case you missed it: find past stories about the exceptional work being done by GSU, its students, faculty, and staff.

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