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 »

Georgia State Faculty Awarded $750,000 Grant To Train Rehabilitation Counselors

ATLANTA–Three faculty members in the College of Education’s Department of Counseling and Psychological Services have been awarded a five-year, $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Rehabilitation Services Administration to prepare rehabilitation counselors to work with people with mental illness.

Cirleen DeBlaere, Franco Dispenza and Dennis Gilbride will work with… more »