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Georgia State Names Phil Ventimiglia As University’s First Chief Innovation Officer

Phil Ventimiglia, former vice president for innovation and new product development at NCR Corporation, has been appointed Georgia State University’s first chief innovation officer.

Ventimiglia will direct the university’s Information Systems and Technology Department, in addition to exploring new ideas for education at the institution.

“After an extensive… more »

Student Newspaper Wins Top Honors at College Journalism Conference

ATLANTA — The Signal, Georgia State University’s student newspaper, has added more than a dozen journalism awards this semester to its growing list of accolades.

The Georgia College Press Association (GCPA) recognized The Signal with seven top prizes and its “General Excellence” award in a ceremony in Athens, Ga., on Feb. 2, and more top… more »

University Receives $500k Gift from Helen Aderhold to Mark Centennial

ATLANTA – Helen Aderhold, community leader and higher education philanthropist, has given Georgia State University a $500,000 gift for scholarship support in memory of her late husband, John.

The gift was made to the John Aderhold Fund for Excellence, which supports unrestricted scholarship funding for students.

“Helen Aderhold’s gift is noteworthy because of its importance… more »

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