ATLANTA—Researchers at Georgia State University have achieved a record level of funding–$53 million–in the first two quarters of fiscal year 2015, a 30 percent increase over last year’s $39.9 million awarded in the same period.
This funding represents a 50 percent increase in research funding over 2011.
ATLANTA—Big-box retailers Costco, Sam’s Club, BJ’s Wholesale and Walmart, along with full-service and fast-food restaurants, are key contributors to the nation’s obesity epidemic, according to research by a health economist in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University.
Americans now live near an abundance of cheap and readily available food… more »
ATLANTA – University System of Georgia (USG) Chancellor Hank Huckaby has appointed the Georgia Perimeter College (GPC) – Georgia State University Consolidation Implementation Committee. The committee will have its first meeting at the USG System Office on Friday, Jan. 30.
The committee will provide regular updates to the campus communities. Information about the proposed consolidation… more »