President Visits Georgia Perimeter; Committee Co-chairs Named
President Mark Becker met with faculty, staff and student leaders at Georgia Perimeter College’s (GPC) five campuses last week. GPC leaders gave presentations detailing their campuses’ distinctive qualities and attributes. Becker and University System Vice Chancellor Shelley Nickel answered questions about the consolidation.
Georgia State, GPC Consolidation Implementation Committee Appointed
University System of Georgia (USG) Chancellor Hank Huckaby has appointed the Georgia State University-Georgia Perimeter College (GPC) Consolidation Implementation Committee. The committee will have its first meeting at the USG System Office on Friday, Jan. 30.
The committee includes 42 members, made up… more »
Construction Projects To Add More Housing, Classrooms And Research Space
The sounds of construction machinery will continue to be heard on the Georgia State campus as the university prepares to add more classrooms, housing, research space and teaching labs over the next three years.
After five years of statewide salary freezes for public employees, University System of Georgia employees are eligible for raises this summer. At Georgia State, the administration approved a four percent salary pool to fund increases this year.
“Implementing a meaningful pay raise program, after more than… more »
Lewis School Faculty Designs New Electronic Medical Records System for Researchers
Lynn Long, clinical instructor and professor of nursing, has the daunting challenge of designing the university’s first electronic medical records (EMR) and occupational health compliance program for students and employees working in animal research.
Staff Council Survey Examines Employee Job Satisfaction
The majority of Georgia State University employees who responded to the 2013 Staff Climate Survey felt positively about their work environment, but want more opportunities for mentoring and career advancement.
A total of 1,120 employees filled out the survey, which… more »