Reliance On Sales Tax Hinders Georgia’s Revenue Recovery, Georgia State Reports

ATLANTA – Georgia’s post-“Great Recession” revenue recovery is the third lowest in the nation, largely because of the state’s reliance on sales taxes, according to a report by Georgia State University’s Center for State and Local Finance.

By 2012 Georgia’s real per capita state government revenue – the annual income from which its public… more »

The Lewis School Gets $1 Million Grant For New Graduate Education Model

Posted On October 13, 2014
Categories Campus News

ATLANTA—The Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions has been awarded a three- year, $1,146,189 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration to develop a new interprofessional model for graduate nursing education.

This new model of interprofessional education is aimed at improving coordination of patient… more »

College of Education Receives $7.5 Million Department of Education Grant

Posted On October 7, 2014
Categories Campus News

ATLANTA–The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the Georgia State University College of Education $7.5 million for its Collaboration and Resources for Encouraging and Supporting Transformations in Education (CREST-Ed) program, which is designed to increase the number of teachers committed to high-need schools in urban and rural settings.

The College of Education will partner with… more »

 
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