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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

LL.M. Program: Advancing Global Competencies in Business and Law

Georgia State University College of Law has introduced a master of law (LL.M.) program for foreign-trained attorneys who want to advance their careers and become eligible to practice law in the United States, with classes beginning in fall 2015.
25-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Influenced by Self-Interest, Humans Less Concerned About Inequity to Others, Researchers Find

Strongly influenced by their self-interest, humans do not protest being overcompensated, even when there are no consequences, researchers in Georgia State University’s Brains and Behavior Program have found.
21-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

IBMS Director Appointed to National Advisory Council

Dr. Jian-Dong Li, director of the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University and a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar, has been appointed to the National Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Advisory Council.
19-Aug-2014 9:05 AM EDT

Sharing Housework Doesn't Mean Less Sex, Research Finds

A research study by Georgia State University sociologists has found an equal division of labor in the home does not lead to a decrease in sexual frequency and satisfaction.
14-Aug-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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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

Journalist's Execution, and ISIS Propaganda and Media Push: Trans-Cultural Conflict and Violence Expert Available

21-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

New Book Exposes the Death of Campaign Finance Reform

The U.S. Supreme Court’s many attacks on campaign finance reform have turned democracy into a system that favors the wealthy and marginalizes ordinary citizens, Georgia State University College of Law Associate Professor Tim Kuhner writes in his...
19-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Experimental Drug Use to Combat Ebola: Ethicist Available to Discuss Use of ZMapp and Public Health Measures

12-Aug-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Georgia State University Researchers Developing Vaccine for Ebola Virus Using Alternative Technique

8-Aug-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Same-Sex Marriage; Corporate Inversions: Experts Available to Speak on Pressing Legal Issues and Controversies

7-Aug-2014 11:10 AM EDT

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