• Researcher Gets $2.8M Grant To Develop Drugs To Prevent, Treat RSV InfectionsDr. Richard Plemper, a professor in the new Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University, has received a five-year, $2.83 million federal grant to develop novel therapeutics against Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) infection. The grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health & Human Development of the National Institutes of Health… more »
  • Paul Alberto Named As New Dean For Georgia State’s College of EducationDr. Paul Alberto, interim dean of Georgia State University’s College of Education since 2012, has been appointed dean of the college following a national search. Alberto, a Regents’ Professor in Intellectual Disabilities, has led the college’s adoption of a seven-year strategic plan that sets a strong course for the future in research, student recruitment and… more »

Rita and Bill Loventhal

Bill and Rita Loventhal: A Leap of Faith That Paid Off

“I had never been south of Nashville in my life,” says Chicago native Bill Loventhal of his first introduction to Georgia State in the late 1960s. Today, both he and his wife Rita have Georgia State degrees — and they’re giving back to the school that helped point them toward successful lives and careers in Atlanta. 
Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions

Georgia State Alumnus Makes Pledge to The Lewis School

More than a decade ago, Georgia State named its nursing school for the mother of Ken Lewis, a 1969 Georgia State alumnus and longtime supporter. Now Lewis has made his biggest gift yet — a $5 million pledge to the Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions to support endowed professorships and faculty awards.
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