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Undergraduates Honored For Scholarly Works At Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

ATLANTA–Eleven undergraduates were among the winners in the ninth annual Georgia State University Undergraduate Research Conference, April 14.

A record 150 students from 35 different majors presented academic research and artistic works, and for the first time, the conference included musical performances.

 

Oral presentation winners included:

First Place Oral and Provost’s Award: Ashleigh Cox,… more »

Student Wins $20,000 In Business Plan Competition For Software To Improve Surgical Robots

ATLANTA–An executive doctorate in business student at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business has won $20,000 at the university’s Business Plan Competition to further his business in medical technology innovations.

Berkley Baker, head of CIMI Solutions, won the award for his CIMI Robotic Surgery Solution, software that will improve the… more »

Chimpanzees Show Ability To Plan Route In Mazes, Indicating Capacity To Plan For The Future

ATLANTA—Chimpanzees are capable of some degree of planning for the future, in a manner similar to human children, while some species of monkeys struggle with this task, according to researchers at Georgia State University, Wofford College and Agnes Scott College.

Their findings were published on March 23 in the Journal of Comparative Psychology.

The study… more »