September – November 2014

September 3 : Wednesday

Urban Fellows Lecture: Douglas Hooker, Executive Director of ARC

Douglas Hooker, Executive Director of the Atlanta Regional Commission, will discuss the state of the region and the ARC’s role in metropolitan planning.
This is a required event for Urban Fellows students.   Non-Urban Fellows students and faculty interested in…

September 4 : Thursday

Urban Fellows Lecture: Building Your Professional Online Presence

Terry Coniglio, Assistant Director for Social Media at GSU, will discuss how to build your professional online presence, a vital skill in today’s online world.
This is a required event for Urban Fellows, but open to non-Urban Fellows students as…

‘Capitalism v. Democracy’ Book Signing

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm College Events Faculty Staff Students

Georgia State Law will hold a book reading and discussion for Associate Professor Tim Kuhner’s new book, “Capitalism v. Democracy,” at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, in the Law Library.
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September 24 : Wednesday

Urban Fellows Lecture: Marie Garrett, City of Brookhaven City Manager

Marie Garrett, City Manager for the City of Brookhaven, will discuss New City Start-Ups:   What Really Happens.
This is a required event for Urban Fellows students.
For more information, please contact Karen Johnston at or 404-413-9175.

October 14 : Tuesday

Distinguished Henry J. Miller Lecture

The 54th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture
Elyn R. Saks
Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences
University of Southern California Gould School of Law

October 14, 2014 (Tuesday)
Noon –…

October 15 : Wednesday

Urban Fellows Lecture: Ramesh Vakamudi, Associate Vice President of Facilities Management at GSU

Ramesh Vakamudi, Associate Vice President of Facilities Management at GSU, will discuss GSU’s role in revitalizing downtown Atlanta, including the recent initiative to redevelop Turner Field.
This is a required event for Urban Fellows students.
If you have any questions…

October 21 : Tuesday

IP Community Service Award

11:30 am - 1:30 pm Alumni Faculty Staff Students

SAVE THE DATE for 2014 IP Community Service Award (details to follow).
Contact: Christine Nwakamma

October 29 : Wednesday

Urban Fellows Lecture: City of Atlanta Strategic Community Investment Study

Derrick Jordan, Interim Director, and Rodney Milton, Management Analyst, at the City of Atlanta Office of Housing will present the findings from the strategic community investment study and discuss how the city plans to use the data.
This is a…

November 21 : Friday

GSU Law Swearing-In Ceremony

8:00 am - 9:30 am Alumni Faculty Staff Students

Contact: Vickie Dye, Special Events Coordinator

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