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Georgia News Lab Wins $65,000 Challenge Fund Grand Prize for Innovation in Journalism Education

Posted On September 24, 2015
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ATLANTA—The Online News Association (ONA) today has awarded the Georgia News Lab, a collaborative investigative reporting initiative housed at Georgia State University, the $65,000 Challenge Fund Grand Prize for Innovation in Journalism Education.

The News Lab was one of 24 finalists for the prize, selected from nearly 200 applicants over the past two years.

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Georgia State University Gets $8.9 Million Grant From U.S. Department of Education

ATLANTA–The U.S. Department of Education today (Sept. 21) awarded Georgia State University, in partnership with the University Innovation Alliance (UIA), a grant of $8.9 million as part of the department’s First in the World program to drive innovation and keep higher education within reach for all Americans.

Georgia State is leading the project, Monitoring Advising… more »

White House Honors Georgia State Initiative To Boost Latino College Enrollment, Leadership Skills

ATLANTA–The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics has honored Georgia State University’s Latino Leadership Initiative (LLI) for its work in boosting college enrollment among Latino students and promoting leadership skills among Latino Georgia State students.

The recognition acknowledges LLI’s success in increasing college attendance for Latino high school students from six Cobb County… more »