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

Posted On September 24, 2015
Categories Campus News

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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Childhood Brain Tumors Affect Working Memory of Adult Survivors, Georgia State/Emory Study Finds

Posted On September 24, 2015
Categories Discovery

ATLANTA—Adult survivors of childhood brain tumors have lower working memory performance compared to healthy adults, according to researchers at Georgia State University and Emory University.

The findings, published in the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society in August, report that adult survivors of pediatric posterior fossa brain tumors performed significantly lower than controls on standardized… more »

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 »