Events

May 2017

Monday, May 1

Prospectus Presentaion - Tanya Crawford

"Uncovering the story of Atlanta 9: The Desegregation of the Atlanta Public Schools District" by: Tanya Crawford The literature on school integration...

RYJO Combos 2

RYJO allows metro-Atlanta’s best young musicians between the ages of 13 and 18 to experience jazz in an immersive, educational environment. The Rialto...

Tuesday, May 2

Dissertation Defense-Claudine O. Anderson

"Community violence and trauma: The impact of child abuse, school bullying and intimate parter violence." by: Claudine O. Anderson Community violence...

Prospectus Presentaion - Kayla Myers

"A Different Story of Beliefs: Preparing Elementary Mathematics Specialists (as-Subjects) and Reconceptualizing Teacher Beliefs (as-Entanglement)" by: Kayla...

Prospectus Presentaion - Susan Mercer Waterbury

"Learning in the middle years: Principal leadership style during transition to the international Baccalaureate middle years programme" by: Susan Mercer...

2017 Zoukis Summer Institute on Crime, Punishment & Sentencing: May 2-4

This three-day institute will feature panels of local experts, including judges, lawyers, journalists, law enforcement officials, social justice advocates...

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!

Dissertation Defense-Jhodi-Ann Michelle Bowie

" RAPE MYTH ACCEPTANCE: CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS FOR VICTIMS AND THE ROLE OF SEXIST ATTITUDES, CONFORMITY TO GENDER NORMS, AND CLOSENESS TO A RAPE VICTIM." by:...

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...

Rialto Jazz for Kids Jazz Jam

Experience the future of jazz as the next generation of jazz musicians from metro Atlanta middle schools debut on the Rialto stage! Rialto Jazz for Kids...

Wednesday, May 3

2017 Autism Conference & Exposition of Georgia

2017 Autism Conference & Exposition of Georgia ‘Innovation to Action: Connecting the Pieces with Practical Strategies’ The organizing of the Autism...

2017 Zoukis Summer Institute on Crime, Punishment & Sentencing: May 2-4

This three-day institute will feature panels of local experts, including judges, lawyers, journalists, law enforcement officials, social justice advocates...

Commencement: Master’s Ceremony

Commencement Master’s Ceremony – School of Music Student Center East Speakers Auditorium 55 Gilmer Street SE Atlanta, Georgia 30303 May 3, 2017, 2:00 PM

RYJO Combos 3

RYJO allows metro-Atlanta’s best young musicians between the ages of 13 and 18 to experience jazz in an immersive, educational environment. The Rialto...

Thursday, May 4

2017 Autism Conference & Exposition of Georgia

2017 Autism Conference & Exposition of Georgia ‘Innovation to Action: Connecting the Pieces with Practical Strategies’ The organizing of the Autism...

2017 Zoukis Summer Institute on Crime, Punishment & Sentencing: May 2-4

This three-day institute will feature panels of local experts, including judges, lawyers, journalists, law enforcement officials, social justice advocates...

Defense of a Doctoral Dissertation

Hillary H Doyle Sex Differences in Morphine Analgesia and the Role of Microglia in the Periaqueductal Gray of the Rat

First Thursday 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!

Paws OUT: LGBTQIQA Sharing Support Group

This is a confidential but open support group for Georgia State University students who want counseling and positively identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual,...

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...

Sign Language Interpreting Program Pinning Ceremony

Students from the Class of 2017 getting their Associates of Applied Science degree in Sign Language Interpreting will be pinned on May 4 at 6:00 pm on the...

Friday, May 5

Conference: 5th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

GSU Department of Mathematics & Statistics will be hosting a conference entitled “The 5th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics” on May 5-7, 2017....

May Convocation for School of Public Health Grad Students

Doors open/lineup – 9:30 am (faculty and students assemble in Speakers Auditorium) Ceremony starts – 10:00 am (Student Center Ballroom) Ceremony ends –...

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Lain Shepherd, PhD Red Fish Green Fish: Using Zebrafish to gain insights into Hirschsprung Disease

Student Government Association  Senate Meeting

Student Government Association will hold their bi weekly senate meeting. Come out and let your voice be heard!

Fun Fitness Fridays

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...

The 5th Workshop on Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

The workshop will provide the opportunity for faculty and graduate students to meet the top researchers, identify important directions for future research...

Saturday, May 6

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...

New South Graduation Reading

Join New South as we celebrate the Creative Writing graduates of 2017. Readings by: Jocelyn Heath Jamey McDermott Christopher Hayter Loukiano...

Sunday, May 7

End of Registration for Summer 2017

Please register before it's too late. Get your summer classes in while there's still time!

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, May 8

Commencement

Georgia State’s commencement will be celebrated on Monday, May 8 and Tuesday, May 9 in the McCamish Pavilion on the campus of the Georgia Institute of...

Healthy State's You First!: Women's Health Month

Come learn about women's health issues, healthy nutrition, managing chronic health conditions and school, healthy relationships and self-care.

Commencement

Georgia State’s commencement will be celebrated on Monday, May 8 and Tuesday, May 9 in the McCamish Pavilion on the campus of the Georgia Institute of...

Prospectus Presentaion - Julie McFaddin

"Cognitive Dissonance and Teachers: When Mandates and Beliefs Collide" by; Julie McFaddin High stakes tests are used to make important decisions for...

Tuesday, May 9

Dissertation Defense-Kimberley Latchman

"Investigating theachers perspaective of how english language learnaers are supported through communication: An exploratory case study in the mathematics...

Prospectus Presentaion - Rebecca Irene Rohloff Barria

"How preschoolers come into literacy: Play, Discourse and Identity Enactmant" by: Rebecca Irene Rohloff Barria This qualitative study will examine how...

Commencement

Georgia State’s commencement will be celebrated on Monday, May 8 and Tuesday, May 9 in the McCamish Pavilion on the campus of the Georgia Institute of...

May Book Club: Chop Wood Carry Water

Join us for another installment of our monthly book club! This month we will be reading "Chop Wood Carry Water" by Joshua Medcalf. Guided by...

Commencement

Georgia State’s commencement will be celebrated on Monday, May 8 and Tuesday, May 9 in the McCamish Pavilion on the campus of the Georgia Institute of...

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...

Wednesday, May 10

Dissertation Defense-Terrence A. Jordan II

"Experinces of racism and race-based tramatic stress: The moderating effects of cyber racism, racial/ethinic identity and forgiveness." by; Terrence A....

Ph.D. Commencement and Hooding Ceremony

Commencement at Georgia State University is a celebration of student achievement that spans the first week and a half of May. Associate, bachelor’s and...

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...

Thursday, May 11

Perimeter College Commencement Ceremonies

Georgia State University's Perimeter College will hold three commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Clarkston...

Perimeter College Commencement Ceremonies

Georgia State University's Perimeter College will hold three commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Clarkston...

Perimeter College Commencement Ceremonies

Georgia State University's Perimeter College will hold three commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Clarkston...

Walk N Talk

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

Perimeter College Commencement Ceremonies

Georgia State University's Perimeter College will hold three commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Clarkston...

Perimeter College Commencement Ceremonies

Georgia State University's Perimeter College will hold three commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Clarkston...

Lecture: Assessing the Susceptibility to Measles in Japan

Professor Hiroshi Nishiura with the Department of Hygiene in the Graduate School of Medicine at Hokkaido University in Japan will discuss his research into...

Geosciences: Speaker to be announced

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

Perimeter College Commencement Ceremonies

Georgia State University's Perimeter College will hold three commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Clarkston...

Interior Design Student Showcase

Please join us next Thursday, May 11th for Georgia State University's Interior Design Student Showcase. This showcase includes Ernest G. Welch School of Art...

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...

ART PAPERS LIVE: Visiting Artist Constant Dullaart

Thursday, May 11, 6pm Georgia State University Troy Moore Library, 23rd floor The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design is partnering with ART PAPERS to...

Friday, May 12

Application for Confucius China Studies Program (CCSP) - Young Leaders to China: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Confucius China Studies Program (CCSP) Young Leaders to China: Innovation & Entrepreneurship July 2 - July 15, 2017 The deadline to submit application...

B&B Distinguished Lecture Series

Christina Bicchieri, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania Title: Positive deviance on networks Host: Sarah Brosnan

Information Session – Online M.I.S. in Criminal Justice Administration

We have a different take on policy study. Unlike other schools, we combine economics with public policy, social work and criminal justice, allowing you to...

Fun Fitness Fridays

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...

Stress, Trauma and Resilience Speaker Series

Winnie Chan, assistant professor of psychology at Georgia State University, will give a presentation entitled, "“Resilience in Iraqi Refugees: An Exploration...

Trifecta 2.0 Opening Reception

The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Gallery is pleased to present our Summer 2017 programming, Trifecta 2.0, selected by Ridley Howard . The...

Saturday, May 13

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...

Black Arts & Science Expo

The Black Arts & Science Expo (B.A.S.E.) is a 3-day convention and cultural exposition held in Atlanta, GA that will focus on the African diaspora's...

Sunday, May 14

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, May 15

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.

Journal Entry

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

Reading Comprehension Assessment presentation with John Sabatini

The College of Education & Human Development’s Adult Literacy Research Center will host John Sabatini, principal research scientist in the Educational...

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...

Perimeter College-Berman Commons Speaker Series

Anna Schachner, Associate Professor of English and Editor, the Chattahoochee Review, will speak on the topic Short Stories and Novels--a Comparision

Tuesday, May 16

Employee Appreciation Carnival

Join us for the Annual Employee Appreciation Carnival Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Student Center Ballroom 33 Gilmer St.

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...

Wednesday, May 17

Prospectus Presentaion-Elena Nightingale

"A multi-group item-level confirmatory factor analysis of orthographic and phonological word-reading assessments administered to struggling adult...

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...

Taleo (ATS) and Managerial Training

This session will help you to optimize your skills in a more effective way, so you are able to perform your job duties with greater efficiency. You will be...

MPH Thesis Defense: Ryan Wilkerson

Title of Thesis: Intimate partner violence victimization and the increased risk of HIV among young black men who have sex with other men in Jackson, MS...

Professional Development Wednesdays - Mischelle Standifer and Jonathan Williams

Mischelle Standifer and Jonathan Williams from Georgia State University's Office of Disbursement Services will discuss updates to the travel expense...

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...

Thursday, May 18

15th Annual Golf Tournament

The 15th Annual Golf Tournament will strive once again to provide a great setting for fun and fellowship. Recreational Services looks forward to spending a...

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!

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, May 19

Cultural Competency Summit 2017

The theme for this year’s conference reflects an effort to continue the rich legacy of providing high quality evidence based multicultural training and space...

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Vasiliki J. Michopoulos, PhD

MPH Thesis Defense: Nerline Jacques

Title of Thesis: EFFECTS OF FAMILY HISTORY ON GLUCOSE METABOLISM (FDG-PET) AMONG MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRED PATIENTS: A LONGITUDUNAL STUDY. Thesis Chair:...

Fun Fitness Fridays

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, May 20

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, May 21

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, May 22

Guest Lecture: How Mathematical Models are Helping Guide Mitigation Efforts to Control Epidemics

The lecture by Dr. Mac Hyman, a professor at Tulane University, along with a pair of his students —Asma Azizi and Zhuolin Qu — will examine how mathematical...

MPH Thesis Defense: Zainab Salah

Title of Thesis: Predicting Alzheimer Disease Status Using High-Dimensional MRI Data Based on LASSO Constrained Generalized Linear Models Thesis Chair: Dr....

Money Mondays - "Get Started and Save for the Future You"

* Understand the benefits of enrolling in their retirement savings plan * Know the steps they need to take to enroll in their plan * Estimate if they are...

Tuesday, May 23

Bike Safety Presentation

Are you cyclist in the metro Atlanta area and want to learn more about how you can be safer? Come and join in on this interactive discussion targeting bike...

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...

Wednesday, May 24

WOW (Wellness on Wheels) Wednesday - Clarkston - May 24

WOW (Wellness on Wheels) Wednesday - Clarkston - May 24 from 9a - 1p CN 2130 Free Health and Wellness Information and Coaching for employees only 9a-11a:...

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...

Thursday, May 25

Guest Lecture: Spatial dynamics and forecasting of infectious diseases

There are important gaps in our understanding of the spatial transmission dynamics of influenza. Based on detailed influenza-related data, Dr. Cecile Viboud,...

MPH Thesis Defense: Aundrea Collins

Title of Thesis: Examining the Impact of Community-Level Factors on HIV Risk Behaviors among African American Women in Atlanta, Georgia Thesis Chair: Dr....

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, May 26

NIBL

Graduate Student Forum

Weight Watchers at Work Info Session

At this session Ruby Anderson will introduce herself, present an overview of our BEYOND THE SCALE program, and encourage everyone to fill out registration...

Yoga & Meditation

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

Guest Lecture: On Stable Estimation of Transmission Parameters for Infectious Diseases

Dr. Alexandra Smirnova, professor of mathematics at Georgia State University, is an expert on theoretical and computational aspects of applied inverse...

University Singers Concert

Come out and listen to the University Singers before they leave on their 2017 Tour of Austria and Germany. Dr. Deanna Joseph, conductor Dr. Joy Meade,...

Saturday, May 27

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, May 28

Rialto Jazz for Kids All Stars at the 2017 Atlanta Jazz Festival

Spend Sunday afternoon at the Atlanta Jazz Festival and hear the next generation of jazz musicians! The Rialto Jazz for Kids All Stars will perform on the...

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, May 29

Memorial Day Bash

Come help Recreational Services celebrate the opening of the beautiful outdoor pool for the summer! Food, games, inflatables and log rolling will be free to...

Tuesday, May 30

Prospectus Presentation - Kolt M. Bloxson

Developing Urban Mathematics Practices: A Look at the Development of Mathematics Pedagogy for Urban, Elementary Educators by Kolt M. Bloxson This...

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...

Wednesday, May 31

WOW Wednesday at Decatur - May 31 from 9a - 1p

For employees only: WOW Wednesday at Decatur - May 31 from 9a - 1p Free Health and Wellness Information and Coaching 9a-11a: Health Coaching 11a-11:30a:...

May 2017