Georgia State University Associate Professor Named Presidential Early Career Award Winner

ATLANTA—Georgia State University Associate Professor Cynthia Puranik is one of 105 researchers across the country named as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their research careers.

Puranik, who was at the University… more »

State Farm Grant Will Enhance Academic Support for African American Males at Washington High School

ATLANTA—Georgia State University’s African-American Male Initiative has received a $60,000 State Farm Youth Advisory Board Service-Learning Grant to continue and expand its work at Booker T. Washington High School in Atlanta.

The initiative, housed in Georgia State’s Alonzo A. Crim Center for Urban Educational Excellence, offers mentoring, tutoring and college readiness activities to… more »