The first Atlanta Annual Global Studies Symposium took place April 25-27, 2019 on the Georgia Tech Campus. The theme was “The UN Sustainable Development Goals in Education, Research, and Community Engagement.” Pictured here (from left to right): Sebnem Ozkan, Associate Director of AGSC; Paulina Guzman, Mayor’s office; Laura Hastings, Acting Co-Director, AGSC; Vanessa Ibarra, Mayor’s… more »
GSI faculty Dr. Ellis Adams delivered a plenary address on water, poverty, and health in cities at the Human Biology Association Conference in Cleveland, OH on March 27, 2019.
GSI faculty Dr. Ellis Adams presented at a colloquium in the School of Evolution and Social Change at Arizona State University on March 22, 2019.
Congratulations to Global Studies students Umniah al Bayati, Matthew Mottet and Ana Petrova on their win at the Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference! The students’ poster presentation on “The Intersection of ISIS Video Production and Influencing Events” won the First place in Social & Behavioral Sciences and Humanities and Provost Award. Their faculty sponsor was… more »
Dr. Ellis Adjei Adams has been invited to present at the final WaterPower Symposium, which will be held July 15-17, 2019 in Trier, Germany. WaterPower is a third party funded research project and collaborative research team that has spent the past five years conducting research on the urban waterscape of Accra, Ghana.Their final symposium,… more »
Global Studies Student Aliyah Winfrey Receives Award to Present at Black Doctoral Network Conference
Aliyah Winfrey, a Global Studies major at GSU, will present her poster on “Potlicking Homelessness in Atlanta: How does Atlanta Respond to its Homeless Population” at the 7th Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference. As an Honors College student, Ms. Winfrey received a $500 “Just-in-Time” Award from the Emeriti Association of Georgia State University. The… more »
Georgia Institute of Technology and Georgia State University Awarded $2.25 Million Grant to Establish Atlanta Global Studies Center
Georgia Tech and Georgia State University announce the Atlanta Global Studies Center (AGSC), a National Resource Center and a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship program funded by a $2.25 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
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The Global Studies Institute honors two exceptional students this year with the Global Citizen Award and the Global Studies Major of the Year Award. Congratulations Christine and Hannah!
Pictured (left to right) are GSI Director Tony Lemieux, Christine Provine, and Hannah Anderson.
Christine is the recipient of this year’s Global Citizen Award. She graduated… more »
Lindsey DeWick Wins Provost Award Poster Presentation in Social and Behavioral Sciences & Humanities
Congratulations to Lindsey DeWick! The managerial sciences student placed first and won the Provost Award Poster Presentation in Social and Behavioral Sciences & Humanities for her project Dynamic Vs. Static Imagery in the World of Terrorism. DeWick works as an Honors College University assistant through GSI on the Mobilizing Media project under direct supervision of… more »
GSI Director Anthony Lemieux will provide the keynote address, “Bringing Psychology and a Global Perspective to Bear on Terrorism and Violence,” at the annual Georgia Psychological Association meeting this weekend, April 13 through 15. The association heralds Dr. Lemieux in his work at Georgia State University and with several interdisciplinary avenues, including the Department of… more »