Goal 3


Digital Champions Fellowship

As outlined in Goal 3 of our strategic plan, the university remains committed to developing enterprising ways to continue building the research infrastructure at Georgia State. The Digital Champions Fellowship program supports faculty in implementing innovative models of instruction by offering virtual learning opportunities and greater inclusion of technology in the classroom. This fellowship is being offered under the university’s Center for Instructional Innovation, a unit of the Office of the Chief Innovation Officer.

Diversity is the Key to Possibilities

The Office of Diversity Education Planning (ODEP) is pleased to announce its certificate program in Workplace Inclusion & Global Competency. This certification is designed to engage staff and administration in courses and projects about the various dimensions of diversity identified in the University’s Diversity Strategic Plan (DSP) 2011-2016. Participants who complete the program within a two-year period will receive certificates of completion.

GSU Welcomes New 2CI Faculty and Enters Fourth Round of Awarded Proposals

Posted On August 22, 2013
Categories Goal 3, Uncategorized

Eleven distinguished researchers will join the faculty of Georgia State this fall as part of the university’s Second Century Initiative (2CI) which supports emerging fields of study from bioinformatics to the future of cities.

The Second Century Initiative is expected to bring in more than 100 new professors by 2015, enhancing Georgia State’s strategic efforts to increase the university’s level of competitive, federally funded studies and its overall recognition for excellence in research.

You’re Hired!: Providing Intern Experiences That Work

Sure, you’ll get a great workout, enjoy a game of racquetball, and possibly make time for a good swim. But that’s not all Georgia State University’s Recreational Services has to offer. An internship site for the Nutrition department and employer to six graduate students from Exercise and Nutrition, Recreational Services continues to make active strides toward achieving the key goals of the university’s strategic plan.

The Future of Academic Libraries

A conversation between GSU President Mark Becker and Paul Corant, University Librarian and Dean of Libraries, Harold T. Shapiro Collegiate Professor of Public Policy, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Professor of Economics and Professor of Information at the University of Michigan, was be held at 2 p.m., Feb. 22 at the Speaker’s Auditorium in the Student Center. The topic of the conversation was the future of academic libraries.

Goal 3

Posted On January 19, 2012

Become a leading public research university addressing the most challenging issues of the 21st century.

As an academic community we honor the achievements of disciplinary and interdisciplinary research conducted at Georgia State University. These efforts contribute to the development of knowledge and are represented across the university. We will accelerate these efforts through strategies and… more »

Georgia State offers new bachelor’s degree in neuroscience

Posted On July 21, 2011
Categories Goal 3, News and Events

Contact: Jeremy Craig, 404-413-1357 University Relations

Note: Students interested in this new major should contact Don Edwards at dedwards@gsu.edu.

ATLANTA – A question and answer session will be held Wednesday, Aug. 3 for students interested in a new neuroscience bachelor’s degree recently approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.

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