College Life

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

We have survived weeks of intense studying and preparing for midterms to finally celebrate one of the most refreshing parts of the semester — spring break! It’s time to ditch our books and school work for a WEEK of relaxation and fun!

Whether you are remaining on campus or heading home to a nearby city, the metro Atlanta area will have plenty of events to choose from if you want to get out and have ...

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 ...

It’s often easier and faster to pull up an app on your phone for information than to sit down at a computer. There are some great Georgia State University apps that help me stay on top of my coursework, and let me know what is happening on campus. Search for and download these awesome apps the next time you’re browsing the App Store or Google Play!

 

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What it’s Like to Transfer

I’m often told that I have a lot of school spirit, especially for having transferred to Georgia State University. People tend to assume that students only transfer here out of necessity, which is not always the case. Sometimes transferring provides a step-up, and other times it’s all a part of the plan.

I’ve had my heart set on being a filmmaker from a very young age, and Georgia State had ...

Don’t Stress, Play with Puppies

It’s hard to argue that there are many things cuter than a puppy. The best motivators, running buddies and “cuddlers” always seem to be our faithful, four-legged companions. Unfortunately, living in an apartment in the city has prevented me from keeping my dog with me. That’s why one of my favorite times of the year is when the puppies come to Georgia State thanks to Alpha Epsilon Pi’s annual AEPuppies charity ...

Homecoming 2018 is Here!

It’s the time of the year when alumni come home and the entire Panther Family celebrates our beloved university, HOMECOMING! There are great events taking place all week to let it be known that you’re a #Panther4Life, which include the following:

1. GSU Jam at the Commons

October 23 at 7:00 p.m. University Commons

See the women and men’s basketball teams in action, up-close and personal at the very ...