Atlanta, GA USA

Our News on Newswise

Animal Therapy Reduces Anxiety, Loneliness Symptoms in College Students


Animal-assisted therapy can reduce symptoms of anxiety and loneliness among college students, according to researchers at Georgia State University, Idaho State University and Savannah College of Art and Design.
21-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Georgia State Professor Awarded $1.2 Million for Computer Science Curriculum Project

Caitlin McMunn Dooley, associate professor in the College of Education at Georgia State University, has been awarded a three-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a curriculum for integrating computer science into...
20-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT

College of Education Receives $7.5 Million Department of Education Grant

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the Georgia State University College of Education $7.5 million for its Collaboration and Resources for Encouraging and Supporting Transformations in Education (CREST-Ed) program, which is designed to...
16-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Lewis School Receives HRSA Grant for Interprofessional Graduate Health Education

The Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions has been awarded a three-year, $1,146,189 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration to develop a new interprofessional...
9-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Researcher Receives $1.2 Million to Create Real-Time Seismic Imaging System


Dr. WenZhan Song, a professor in the Department of Computer Science at Georgia State University, has received a four-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to create a real-time seismic imaging system using ambient noise.
2-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Customer Experience Matters More When Economy is Strong, Research Shows

Customers care more about their past experiences with service firms when the economy is doing well, according to a research team from the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University.
24-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Hard Hits: Georgia State Tackles Concussions

Head injuries in football can cause permanent damage. Find out what Georgia State University is doing to keep players safe.
24-Sep-2014 11:20 AM EDT

Human Sense of Fairness Evolved to Favor Long-Term Cooperation

The human response to unfairness evolved in order to support long-term cooperation, according to a research team from Georgia State University and Emory University.
15-Sep-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

Environmental Expert Dr. Roby Greenwald Joins Georgia State’s School of Public Health


Dr. Roby Greenwald, an air pollution researcher, is joining the faculty of the School of Public Health at Georgia State University as an assistant professor in the Division of Environmental Health.
20-Oct-2014 12:50 PM EDT

Expert Available To Discuss Evo Morales' Reelection and Trends In Latin American Politics

13-Oct-2014 9:50 AM EDT

Tobacco Expert Dr. Terry Pechacek Joins School of Public Health

Dr. Terry Pechacek is joining the faculty of the School of Public Health at Georgia State University as a professor of health management and policy, effective Nov. 1. Dr. Pechacek has been deputy director for research translation in the Office on...
6-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Expert Available to Discuss Future of Hong Kong Protests

6-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Legal Expert Available to Talk About Supreme Court Denial of Review for Same-Sex Marriage Cases

6-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Why Did Scotland And England Become One Kingdom In The First Place? Historian Can Explain

17-Sep-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Expert Available to Discuss Respiratory Virus Affecting Children Nationwide

16-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Study: Web Based Training Can Reduce Campus Rape

Web-based training targeted at college-aged men is an effective tool for reducing the number of sexual assaults on U.S. campuses, according to a researcher in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.
15-Sep-2014 2:15 PM EDT

Our YouTube Videos