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Gates Foundation Chief Executive Officer to Deliver Keynote Address at Georgia State Commencement

Posted On May 3, 2016
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ATLANTA—Sue Desmond-Hellmann, chief executive officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will call on the Class of 2016 to stretch the limits of human possibility in her keynote address at Georgia State University’s spring commencement on Saturday, May 7 at 1 p.m. in the Georgia Dome.

Drawing on her rich experience as… more »

Georgia State To Graduate More Than 5,700 Students At Spring And Summer Commencement, May 9

ATLANTA–Georgia State University will graduate more than 5,700 students receiving bachelor’s, master’s and specialist’s degrees at the university’s spring and summer commencement at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 9 in the Georgia Dome.

Bestselling writer Jonathan Safran Foer, author of “Everything Is Illuminated” and “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” is the keynote speaker.

Foer’s “Extremely Loud… more »

Olympic Silver Medalist Elana Meyers To Deliver Spring Commencement Address

Posted On April 1, 2014
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Olympic bobsledder Elana Meyers, a silver medal winner in the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, will deliver the keynote address at Georgia State University’s spring commencement, 2 p.m., Saturday, May 10 at the Georgia Dome.

Meyers, from Douglasville, Ga., won the silver medal with Lauryn Williams in the two-woman bobsled competition. She garnered… more »