Diverse Culture

Georgia State Receives Diversity Award

ATLANTA – Georgia State University has received the first Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.

The HEED award recognizes U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion. Georgia State will be featured along with 47 other recipients in INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine’s December issue.

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Education Researchers Get $2.6 Million Grant to Create Hub on African-American Children’s Literacy

College of Education Professor Julie Washington and Assistant Professor Nicole Patton-Terry have received a four-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to develop one of four national Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs – epicenters of research on learning disabilities.

Washington and Patton-Terry will focus on African-American children in first… more »

Georgia State Recognized for Success of Students of All Backgrounds

ATLANTA – Georgia State University’s deep and continued commitment to student diversity, social responsibility and ensuring that students of all backgrounds succeed has again earned the institution national accolades. New reports from the The Education Trust and a recent 41 point jump in The Washington Monthly’s overall annual rankings illustrate GSU’s rapid rise, and are… more »