Josh Sanders: Passing the Torch of Knowledge

GSU scholarship winner passes the torch of knowledge

Triple major Josh Sanders helps raise education endowment for Kenyan women

For just over two years, Honors College junior Josh Sanders has pushed himself to max out his full scholarship to Georgia State University.

He is majoring in accounting at GSU’s Robinson College of Business,… more »

Marlena Collins: A Scholarship and a Sash

A scholarship and a sash

Rice Scholar Marlena Collins doubles as Miss National Peanut Festival

Marlena Collins’ rural childhood in South Georgia did not seem remarkable at the time. She lived on a family farm there, surrounded by peanut fields. She took dance classes, volunteered at the local retirement home and spent lots of… more »

Georgia State University Receives Multi-Million Dollar Gift from The Goizueta Foundation to Develop Latino Leaders

Georgia State University receives multi-million dollar gift from The Goizueta Foundation to develop Latino leaders

The $4.998 million gift will enable GSU to recruit, retain and graduate Latino students and prepare them as global leaders

Georgia State University has announced a $4.998 million gift from The Goizueta Foundation to recruit, retain and graduate… more »

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation: Nurturing Students in Health Professions

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation makes $212,000 gift to GSU 

Long-time support benefits Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions  

The Atlanta-based Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation recently gave $212,000 to the Georgia State University Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions, its latest gift in a long legacy of support.… more »

Students Work Their Way Through Law School With the Help of Hugh Welborn

Academic justice, scholarship link GSU law donor Hugh Welborn and student Rebecca White

Virtual endowment eases financial pressure for working law students

Academic discipline is usually a touchy subject, but it serves as a powerful link between Georgia State University College of Law student Rebecca White’s future field and law alumnus Hugh Welborn’s (J.D.,… more »

Rialto Gets Boost from $15,000 Balzer Challenge Grant, GSU Student Callers

Rialto gets boost from $15,000 Balzer challenge grant, GSU student callers

Fifteen years of the arts center celebrated by alumnus and Foundation board chair

The Rialto Center for the Arts this year celebrates 15 years at GSU with the help of students on a different stage – the GSU Call Center.

With telephones as… more »