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Georgia State University Economist To Examine The State Of Employer-Employee Relations

Georgia State University labor economist Bruce Kaufman is leading a team of researchers from Australia and Canada in a $500,000, three-year project to gauge the state of employer-employee work relationships in the United States, Australia and the...
11-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

New Legal Clinic to Help Military Veterans at Georgia State University

Georgia State University’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) department, representatives of the State Bar of Georgia’s Military and Veterans Law Section and the College of Law will start a new legal clinic this month for more than 800...
11-Sep-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Researcher Gets $1.2 Million to Develop System to Predict Solar Cycles

Dr. Petrus Martens, a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Georgia State University, has received a three-year, $1.2 million NASA Grand Challenge grant to develop a system to predict solar cycles and determine the long-term...
10-Sep-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Georgia State School of Public Health Professor Receives Grant To Study Communities With Paradoxical Health Outcomes

With a $100,000 grant from The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), Dr. Rodney Lynn, assistant professor in Georgia State University’s School of Public Health, will study counties in the South that enjoy positive community health outcomes...
9-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Researchers Awarded $1.5 Million to Develop Software to Process Solar Astronomy Data on Larger Scale

Researchers in Georgia State University’s new Astroinformatics program have been awarded $1.5 million from the National Science Foundation to develop software tools that can process large sets of solar astronomy data and allow scientists to...
2-Sep-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Youth Who Have Used E-Cigarettes Report Greater Intent to Try Regular Cigarettes

A recent study by a Georgia State University scientist and her colleagues with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that youth who have never even touched a regular tobacco cigarette -- but have ever used e-cigarettes -- are...
28-Aug-2014 5:00 PM EDT

Center for Leadership in Disability Awarded $600,000 Grant To Improve Services For Georgia’s Children and Youth with Autism

Georgia State University’s Center for Leadership in Disability (CLD) has received a two-year, $600,000 grant from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the Health Resources and Services Administration to support implementation of the Autism Plan...
27-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Georgia State Offers Common Application for Prospective Students

Georgia State University has introduced the Common Application for prospective undergraduate students, joining about 500 colleges and universities in a program aimed at simplifying the college admissions process.
27-Aug-2014 8:05 AM EDT

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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

Expert Available to Discuss Solar Storms

11-Sep-2014 4:50 PM EDT

Obama’s Limited Strategy On ISIS/ISIL Dependent On Countries In Region, Success Could Lead to Greater Oil Production

11-Sep-2014 9:30 AM EDT

Chick-fil-A Founder Truett Cathy Leaves an Outstanding Legacy to Business, Expert Says

8-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Can We Ever Truly Master Password Security? Computer Scientist Weighs In

A Georgia State University computer scientist says having to remember dozens of account passwords makes password security tricky -- and some of the faults with password security fall upon the operators of websites.
2-Sep-2014 10:35 AM EDT

Will ISIS Activities Affect Oil Prices? Expert Weighs In

26-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Burger King and Corporate Inversions: Expert Explains Why, and How

26-Aug-2014 9:30 AM EDT

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