Events

June 2017

Thursday, June 1

First Thursdays Health Screenings

This is a special program coordinated with collaborative campus partners offering monthly health consultations & screenings including blood pressure, blood...

Walk N Talk

Grab your walking shoes and let's get going! We walk rain or shine!

Geosciences: Speaker to be announced

Come join us in Kell Hall Room 330 every Thursdy at 4 p.m. for another outstanding speaker.

GRE Prep

Gain a great score on the GRE exam by learning about the most current material covered on the exam. Each participant receives the acclaimed and completely...

Friday, June 2

MPH Thesis Defense: Katie Franchot

Title of Thesis: A Multilevel Analysis of Longitudinal Data Examining Relationship Factors Associated with Intimate Partner Violence Thesis Chair: Daniel...

Executive MBA Information Session

An overview designed for prospective applicants who want to learn more about the top-ranked 17-month Executive MBA program that will start in August 2017....

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

MPH Thesis Defense: Carolyn Malone

Title of Thesis: A Comparison of Parent and Child Mental Health Outcomes, Parenting Skills and Family Functioning of Adult Treatment Court and Family...

Saturday, June 3

GMAT Prep

Gain a great score on the GMAT exam by learning about the most current material covered on the exam. Each participant receives the acclaimed and completely...

Sunday, June 4

LSAT Prep

Gain a great score on the LSAT exam by learning about the most current material covered on the exam. Each participant receives the acclaimed and completely...

Monday, June 5

Try Me Week

Do you want to sign up for a clinic but you’re not sure which one? Come try one, two or as many as you would like for free during Try Me Week at the...

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

For organizations to be successful, they need a consistent methodology and common terminology for continuous improvement. The Lean Six Sigma program offered...

Film Fatales - Story Enabling with Virtual Reality

More information (including ticketing information) is forthcoming. Check back soon for updates!

Tuesday, June 6

Try Me Week

Do you want to sign up for a clinic but you’re not sure which one? Come try one, two or as many as you would like for free during Try Me Week at the...

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

For organizations to be successful, they need a consistent methodology and common terminology for continuous improvement. The Lean Six Sigma program offered...

Prospectus Presentaion-Sarah Marjan Turnbull

"A narrative of Afgan high school girls: Experinces and transitional literacy practices from home country tansitioning to resettlement. by: Sarah Marjan...

Quit Tobacco Tuesdays

EDWS offers a variety of tobacco cessation campus programs free of charge to active employees, dependents and retirees. Come and learn how to stay quit!

June Members Forum: Urban Agriculture

The Council is taking a field trip! Join us for a tour of Metro Atlanta Urban Farm led by Bobby Wilson, CEO of MAUF followed by a discussion on the role of...

Wednesday, June 7

Try Me Week

Do you want to sign up for a clinic but you’re not sure which one? Come try one, two or as many as you would like for free during Try Me Week at the...

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

For organizations to be successful, they need a consistent methodology and common terminology for continuous improvement. The Lean Six Sigma program offered...

Wellness on Wheels - Newton

Come out and take part of the "Wellness on Wheels" brought to you by Employee Development & Wellness Services! The day's schedule is as follows: 9am -...

Introduction to Radiation

Safety procedures for working in a research laboratory or any area where there is a potential to come in to contact with either an open source of...

Dissertation Defense-Jody L. Carothers

"Phenomenalogical study of elementary teaches' experince with the common core state standards for mathmatics suring the first year of adoption" by: Jody L....

Summer Grilling Safety

Enjoy a discussion from the EDWS Wellness Program Administrator, David Talley, on how to properly and safely grill in the summer months. You might hear a...

Wellness Wednesdays: “Grilling Safety”

This WebEx webinar offers tips on how to healthy grilling safely! To register online, go to the link...

Thursday, June 8

Try Me Week

Do you want to sign up for a clinic but you’re not sure which one? Come try one, two or as many as you would like for free during Try Me Week at the...

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

For organizations to be successful, they need a consistent methodology and common terminology for continuous improvement. The Lean Six Sigma program offered...

Managing Stress to Protect Your Health

Modern-day stress: Life asks a lot of us – spouses, jobs, friends, kids, pets and more – it can all add up and sometimes it’s more than we can handle. That’s...

Walk N Talk

Grab your walking shoes and let's get going! We walk rain or shine!

Geosciences: Speaker to be announced

Come join us in Kell Hall Room 330 every Thursdy at 4 p.m. for another outstanding speaker.

GRE Prep

Gain a great score on the GRE exam by learning about the most current material covered on the exam. Each participant receives the acclaimed and completely...

Friday, June 9

Try Me Week

Do you want to sign up for a clinic but you’re not sure which one? Come try one, two or as many as you would like for free during Try Me Week at the...

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

For organizations to be successful, they need a consistent methodology and common terminology for continuous improvement. The Lean Six Sigma program offered...

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

Saturday, June 10

GMAT Prep

Gain a great score on the GMAT exam by learning about the most current material covered on the exam. Each participant receives the acclaimed and completely...

Monday, June 12

5 Hacks to an Effective PowerPoint Presentation!

PowerPoint is a test of basic marketing skills. To have a compelling presentation, you need to demonstrate design skills, technical literacy, and a sense of...

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Dissertation Defense-Carrie Kane

"Student-Teacher relationships and students with behavior difficulties in therapeutic schools" by: Carrie Kane Student-teacher relationships (STA) are...

Dissertation Defense-James Schwab

"Math interventions for students with mld disablilities: A meta-analysis and graphic organizer intervention study. by: James Schwab Students with emotional...

Canada + NAFTA Modernization

Featuring : His Excellency, Ambassador David MacNaughton, Canadian Ambassador to the United States Dennis Lockhart, retired president and CEO, Federal...

Tuesday, June 13

Certificate Program in Project Management

June 13-June16: The Certificate Program in Project Management is designed and taught by a world-class project management professor and practitioner. Richard...

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Executive Doctorate in Business Virtual Information Session

Join us for an overview of the structure, curriculum, benefits and other details of the Executive Doctorate in Business Program. Our director, Dr. Louis...

Healthy State Men's Health Month

Wear blue in support of Men's Health Month! Attend an event on your campus during the month of June to learn more about early detection and treatment of...

MPH Capstone Defense: Jency George

Title of Capstone: Branched Chain Amino Acids: Causal or Predictive of Type 2 Diabetes Capstone Chair: Ike Okosun PhD Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAA)...

Doc Talk w/ BCBS - Zika: Everything You Need to Know

Scientists have known about the Zika virus for decades, but it’s only been a public-health concern in recent years. Zika is of particular concern to pregnant...

Doc Talk w/ BCBS - Zika: Everything You Need to Know

Scientists have known about the Zika virus for decades, but it’s only been a public-health concern in recent years. Zika is of particular concern to pregnant...

June Book Club: Every Day is Game Day

Join us for another installment of our monthly book club! This month we will be reading "Every Day is Game Day" by Mark Verstegen & Pete Williams. Join us...

Dissertation Defense-Katherine Wade

"A multi-level disclosure analysis of African American, middle school girls' science identity development" by Katherine Wade This research argues that the...

Doc Talk w/ BCBS - Zika: Everything You Need to Know

Scientists have known about the Zika virus for decades, but it’s only been a public-health concern in recent years. Zika is of particular concern to pregnant...

Wednesday, June 14

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Wellness on Wheels - Dunwoody

Come out and take part of the "Wellness on Wheels" brought to you by Employee Development & Wellness Services! The day's schedule is as follows: 9am -...

Campus Massage Offerings

Join EDWS as we invite licensed massage therapist & Reiki master Meredith Grech to provide chair/table massages. The cost, paid by receipient, is $1/min with...

Campus Massage Offerings

Join EDWS as we invite licensed massage therapist & Reiki master Meredith Grech to provide chair/table massages. The cost, paid by receipient, is $1/min with...

Dissertation Defense-Ryan Lee

"Language assessment in African American english-speaking children: A review of the literature since 1983; grammatically judgments of low-income, African...

Hazardous Waste Disposal and Chematix Training

Safety procedures for proper hazardous waste disposal. Chematix user names and passwords will be assigned and users will be taught how to submit a waste pick...

Healthy State Men's Health Month

Wear blue in support of Men's Health Month! Attend an event on your campus during the month of June to learn more about early detection and treatment of...

Belgium – EU – U.S.: Business and Politics

Featuring: His Excellency, Ambassador Dirk Wouters, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to the U.S. As the political and economic environment in Europe...

Student Success Workshop

Do's and Don'ts of Effective Communication

One Belt, One Road and the Recent Shift in Chinese Research and Language Policies

This talk will feature Dr. Yongyan Zheng and will focus on China's recent research policy shift to exporting Chinese culture and scholarship.

TiE Atlanta Monthly Meeting | June 2017

DETAILS Story Behind the Glory Story Behind the Glory: Greg Foster, President and CEO at Experience FinTech Disruption Join us for our June meeting to...

Executive MBA Information Session

An overview designed for prospective applicants who want to learn more about the top-ranked 17-month Executive MBA program that will start in August 2017....

SHELTER Film Screening Presented by VICE Documentary Films

Join us for a this limited theatrical engagement of SHELTER, the new documentary film from The Renaud Brothers (Last Chance High) and Executive Producer...

Thursday, June 15

Dissertation Defense-Erin FitzPatrick

"Practice-based Professional Development for Self-regulated Strategy Development: Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities and Other Struggling Writers...

Bagels & French Roast with the Associate Provost for International Initiatives

The Office of International Initiatives invites the community to a casual meet and greet breakfast with Georgia State University's new Associate Provost for...

Dissertation Defense-Nedeljko Golubovic

"Blame attribution in rape crimes: The effects of willing stustance use, race and rape myth acceptance." by: Nedeljko Golubovic Rape is a highly prevalent...

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Dissertation Defense-Siri Olson

"Special Education teacher retention in small schools" by: Siri Olson Special education teacher attrition is a widespread problem in the United States...

Dissertation Defense-Amanda Dreisbach Rumsey

"School Counselors and Secondary Exposure to Trauma: Exploring the Relationships Between Empathy, Self-efficacy, Burnout, Secondary Traumatic Stress, And...

Healthy State Men's Health Month

Wear blue in support of Men's Health Month! Attend an event on your campus during the month of June to learn more about early detection and treatment of...

Walk N Talk

Grab your walking shoes and let's get going! We walk rain or shine!

Geosciences: Speaker to be announced

Come join us in Kell Hall Room 330 every Thursdy at 4 p.m. for another outstanding speaker.

GSU Alumni Third Thursday: Entrepreneurship

Happy hour networking event for GSU Alums and current members of the Student Alumni Association

Friday, June 16

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Mental Health First Aid Training

This program will benefit anyone who wants to understand more about the mental health concerns of our students and who wants to help support the GSU...

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

Monday, June 19

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

MS Word - Beyond the Basics

Are you ready to go beyond the Basics? We see seen many people struggle with Word doing very weird things when they try to edit their documents. If it’s...

Intro to Sewing Basics - National Week of Making

The EXLAB, Georgia State University’s new makerspace, invites you to a local celebration for National Week of Making . This series of events is an...

Tuesday, June 20

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Healthy State Men's Health Month

Wear blue in support of Men's Health Month! Attend an event on your campus during the month of June to learn more about early detection and treatment of...

Simple Soldering Techniques - National Week of Making

The EXLAB, Georgia State University’s new makerspace, invites you to a local celebration for National Week of Making . This series of events is an...

Wednesday, June 21

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Wellness on Wheels - Decatur

Come out and take part of the "Wellness on Wheels" brought to you by Employee Development & Wellness Services! The day's schedule is as follows: 9am -...

Introduction to Laboratory Safety

Safety procedures for working in a research laboratory or any area where there is potential to come into contact with biological, chemical, or radiological...

Healthy State Men's Health Month

Wear blue in support of Men's Health Month! Attend an event on your campus during the month of June to learn more about early detection and treatment of...

Intro to 3D Printing - National Week of Making

The EXLAB, Georgia State University’s new makerspace, invites you to a local celebration for National Week of Making . This series of events is an...

Thursday, June 22

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Walk N Talk

Grab your walking shoes and let's get going! We walk rain or shine!

Smart Summer Sundaes

Learn how to enjoy a smart summer treat, the healthy way! There will be free ice cream for the first 50 participants! Co-sponsored by Panther Dining & the...

Open Discussion of Virtual and Augmented Reality - National Week of Making

The EXLAB, Georgia State University’s new makerspace, invites you to a local celebration for National Week of Making . This series of events is an...

Finding a Balance Between Graduate School and Life Graduate Student Workshop

Jeana Griffith from Georgia State University Counseling Services will lead a graduate student workshop entitled, "Finding a Balance Between Graduate School...

Geosciences: Speaker to be announced

Come join us in Kell Hall Room 330 every Thursdy at 4 p.m. for another outstanding speaker.

Scenesational Secrets

Stage directed by Kay Pascal & Directing Interns In an effort to feature the special gifts of even more of our young artists, SCENESATIONAL SECRETS was...

Friday, June 23

Women’s Leadership Forum

The Robinson College of Business is pleased to sponsor the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Women’s Leadership Forum again this year. The program will feature...

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Summer 2017 Formatting Workshop

If you are graduating and submitting either a thesis or a dissertation during the Summer 2017 semester, you are welcome to attend our formatting workshop. ...

Executive MBA Information Session

An overview designed for prospective applicants who want to learn more about the top-ranked 17-month Executive MBA program that will start in August 2017....

Fun Fitness Friday

Come out for a fun session geared toward whole body exercise and meet other people looking to get fit! Instructed by our Health & Wellness Coordinator, Tony...

Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

Stage directed by W. Dwight Coleman On July 17, 1794, at the peak of the French Revolution’s Terror, 16 members of the Carmelite order went to the...

Saturday, June 24

Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

Stage directed by W. Dwight Coleman On July 17, 1794, at the peak of the French Revolution’s Terror, 16 members of the Carmelite order went to the...

Georgia State Night with Atlanta United

Kick off your summer with Georgia State's Night with Atlanta United! Join Spotlight Programs Board as we cheer on Atlanta's first ever soccer team at the...

Bizet’s Carmen

In 1950s pre-revolution Cuba, FATE is no one’s friend! Gypsy girls work in cigar factories for little pay, and, if they play their cards wrong, results can...

Sunday, June 25

Cinefest Film Theater: "The Circle"

Cinefest is a student-run movie theater managed by the Cinema and Gaming Committee of Spotlight Programs Board. Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for...

Bizet’s Carmen

In 1950s pre-revolution Cuba, FATE is no one’s friend! Gypsy girls work in cigar factories for little pay, and, if they play their cards wrong, results can...

Monday, June 26

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Intro to Spectrum/ Panther Mart

This workshop provides training on the basic navigation of the PeopleSoft Financials and Panther Mart tools and basic concepts of Financials operations.

MS Excel Level I

New to Excel? And you don’t know where to start? This outstanding workshop taught by Microsoft Certified Trainer Deborah Dunbar is the place to start! ...

Student Success Workshops: Time Management

Don't Waste Your Time: Time Management Tips Made Easy

Money Mondays "Money at Work 2: Sharpening Investment Skills"

* An intermediate guide to investing * Evaluating your savings progress to help determine how to maximize your potential growth and minimize your potential...

Cinefest Film Theater: "The Circle"

Cinefest is a student-run movie theater managed by the Cinema and Gaming Committee of Spotlight Programs Board. Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for...

Financial Reports and Inquiries

This workshop provides training on the various reports that are available to users and tell what the reports are used for i.e. expenditure review. The...

Financial Reports and Inquiries

This workshop provides training on the various reports that are available to users and tell what the reports are used for i.e. expenditure review. The...

Financial Reports and Inquiries

This workshop provides training on the various reports that are available to users and tell what the reports are used for i.e. expenditure review. The...

Tuesday, June 27

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Journal Entry

This workshop provides training on the general ledger module. A journal is the vehicle used to correct/adjust previously recorded transactions, process...

Arts & Sciences Drop-In New Grad Student Help Session

Our drop-in new graduate student help sessions provide guided assistance with enrollment tasks and the opportunity to speak with advisors and fellow new...

Dissertation Defense-Michael C. Barr

"Professional learning communities and teacher decision-making" by Michael C. Barr Professional learning communities (PLCs) have been adopted and...

Prospectus Presentaion-Faith Zabek

"School climate Methodology: Issues of multilevel data and measurement invariance" by: Faith Zabek School climate has been recognized as an opportunity to...

Healthy State Men's Health Month

Wear blue in support of Men's Health Month! Attend an event on your campus during the month of June to learn more about early detection and treatment of...

Cinefest Film Theater: "Kong: Skull Island"

Cinefest is a student-run movie theater managed by the Cinema and Gaming Committee of Spotlight Programs Board. Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for...

Cinefest Film Theater: "The Circle"

Cinefest is a student-run movie theater managed by the Cinema and Gaming Committee of Spotlight Programs Board. Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for...

Young Leaders: From Georgia Equality to Global Equality

Young Leaders: From Georgia Equality to Global Equality: Driving a Movement for LGBTQ Rights Featuring: Jeff Graham, Executive Director of Georgia...

Young Leaders: From Georgia Equality to Global Equality: Driving a Movement for LGBTQ Rights

Featuring: Jeff Graham, Executive Director of Georgia Equality Jeff Graham of Georgia Equality will lead the discussion on developing a state and...

Wednesday, June 28

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Panther Mart Requestor

This workshop provides training for those people who will be procuring goods and services, equipment purchases and consultant agreements. This workshop will...

Wellness on Wheels - Clarkston

Come out and take part of the "Wellness on Wheels" brought to you by Employee Development & Wellness Services! The day's schedule is as follows: 9am -...

Biosafety

Safety procedures for working in a research laboratory involving recombinant DNA and/or synthetic nucleic acids including NIH Guidelines, IBC reporting...

Campus Massage Offerings

Join EDWS as we invite licensed massage therapist & Reiki master Meredith Grech to provide chair/table massages. The cost, paid by receipient, is $1/min with...

Dissertation Defense-Dina M. Schwam

"Understanding self-regulatd learning" by: Dina M. Schwam Over the past few decades, self-regulated learning (SRL) has been an area of research that...

Summer Jam

Come network with your peers and learn more about events supported by Panther Activities Council

Cinefest Film Theater: "Kong: Skull Island"

Cinefest is a student-run movie theater managed by the Cinema and Gaming Committee of Spotlight Programs Board. Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for...

Creating an Inclusive Workplace: Understanding/Managing Bias

This 3-hour course challenges employees to rethink their definitions and perceptions of diversity. Participants will gain a better understanding of their own...

Dissertation Defense-Lisa Stone

"Opened eyes, opened minds: The story of a collaborative inquiry into elcetronic book use in the primary reading classroom" by: Lisa Stone In order to...

Cuba: Back to Square One?

Reception from 6:30p.m. to 7:00p.m. Discussion at 7:00p.m. to 8:15p.m. Featuring: Ambassador Shapiro, World Affairs Council President & former Director of...

Thursday, June 29

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Panther Mart - Payment  Request/Travel

This workshop provides training for those people who will be requesting payments for less than $5,000 and generally these transactions include processing...

Walk N Talk

Grab your walking shoes and let's get going! We walk rain or shine!

Cinefest Film Theater: "Kong: Skull Island"

Cinefest is a student-run movie theater managed by the Cinema and Gaming Committee of Spotlight Programs Board. Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for...

Dissertation Defense-Sarah Kiperman

"Exploring a Model of Social Support and Nonsupport among LGBTQ Youth with and without Parent Consent" by: Sarah Kiperman Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,...

Dissertation Formatting Graduate Student Workshop

Carla Woods from the CEHD's Office of Academic Assistance and Graduate Admissions and Tim Merritt from Georgia State University's Center for Excellence in...

Geosciences: Speaker to be announced

Come join us in Kell Hall Room 330 every Thursdy at 4 p.m. for another outstanding speaker.

Mindfulness Graduate Student Workshop

Ken Rice and Stephen Fusco from the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services will lead a mindfulness workshop for CEHD graduate students on...

Friday, June 30

Health is a Human Right: Race and Place in America

This exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity for all in the United States. We know that “race and place” are as...

Deaf STEM Camp Science Fair

The College of Education & Human Development is partnering with the Georgia Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to host the Deaf STEM Camp Science Fair...

Stress and Anxiety Relief with Yoga & Mindful Meditation

This interactive course offers breathing and meditation techniques and gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.

Yoga & Meditation

Join EDWS as we present Yoga from 12pm - 1:15pm and immediately follow that with meditation from 1:15pm-1:45pm.

Managing Others in a Diverse Workplace

Are you looking for ideas and strategies to manage diversity and create an inclusive environment to help your team thrive? Then you don’t want to miss this...

June 2017