College Life

5 Tips for Choosing the Right Classes

1. Choose class times that work for you!

If  you can not handle 8:00am classes, please don’t stress yourself by doing it. In most cases people don’t have a choice, but if you can avoid it, do so! Choose class times that fit well with your day-to-day schedule as much as possible.

2. Research your professors!

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How to End the Summer in the City

When you’re living on campus you’re surrounded by so many different attractions that it can get a bit overwhelming when the weekend finally manages to roll around. I’ve narrowed down a few places for you to visit before summer ends:

1. Atlanta BeltLine

Take a nice bike ride (walk, run or jog!) along the BeltLine with some friends!

2. Take some friends to Centennial Park

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Show Us Your #GSUView!

There’s something special about living and going to school in the city, especially Atlanta! You’re surrounded not only by the hustle and bustle of the streets, but tall, beautifully constructed buildings, too. Because of our location Georgia State has a countless number of spots with awesome views, so I’ve gathered a few cool shots taken by some fellow students, colleges, and organizations. Check them out…

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Fall semester is upon us and you know what that means…the first game is right around the corner, too! There are no if’s, and’s, or but’s, I should see everybody at the game August 31st at 7pm and I’m going to tell you why:

1. WE HAVE A STADIUM! Look at it! Isn’t it beautiful?  We finally have something that we can call our own, our home, ...

If you’re unfamiliar with what Freshman Convocation is, then keep calm because I am here to enlighten you. Freshman Convocation marks your start at Georgia State, it’s the official induction ceremony for incoming Panthers! Now, I was a freshman once and I know you’re asking yourself, “why should I go? ‘cuz it sounds lame.” So let me answer it for you with 5 great reasons…

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#GSUmmer in the City

Though the school year is vastly approaching, we still have a little time left to live up this summer! Here are a few cool events going on in the city to checkout:

1. Cinefest

Summer doesn’t stop Cinefest! The hours have changed but the movies are still rolling in, so stop by and check one out for only $5!

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Spring Break in the City

Spring break is here and you know what that means, it’s time to throw all your books and school work down for a WEEK and just relax. If you so happen to be staying in Atlanta or the metro area here are some tried-and-true favorites you may want to consider:

1. St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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We’re all aware that it’s Black History Month, but maybe you haven’t had the chance to celebrate given your course load, job, internship, various club and activity meetings, life, and… you get the point. To make things a little easier for you I’m sharing Black Student Achievement‘s calendar of Black History Month events taking place on campus:

 

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Finals Season is Upon Us

This is one of the most important times of every college student’s year: finals. Now, this situation can either go one of two ways: you either pass (with flying colors or not) OR you fail. However, there’s no need to completely stress out over one test, because if you’ve been working hard for most of the year then you should definitely be fine. With that being said, checkout these tips ...