ATLANTA—Georgia’s Division of Family and Children’s Services (DFCS) has contracted with Georgia State University to train child welfare caseworkers and their supervisors statewide on how to prevent depression, anxiety, burnout and turnover due to secondary traumatic stress (STS).
ATLANTA—Public safety and criminal justice professionals in police departments, the U.S. military, Homeland Security and other federal, state and local organizations can earn an advanced degree in criminal justice administration online beginning this fall.
ATLANTA—The nonwhite population has doubled and segregation has decreased as the Atlanta metropolitan region has grown by more than 300 percent over the past 45 years, according to new research by the Center for State and Local Finance at Georgia State University.
Our modern society is increasingly urban. Nearly 60 percent of the world’s population lives in urban environments of one sort or another. By 2030, a billion more people will live in cities. Much of this growth, and its accompanying challenges, takes place in Asia. The United States and other Western societies, too, are experiencing rapid… more »
Mona Khalef, a senior finance major, is the winner of this year’s Be the Change contest sponsored by the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies. Georgia State students were invited to submit proposals in the form of a New Year’s resolution describing how they would use the $1,000 grant awarded to make the world a… more »
Carissa Lavin has her sights set on making a difference. She’s chosen housing discrimination as a research topic, and her eyes are set on law school after finishing her bachelor’s degree. Someday, she’d like to run for office. She’s making a difference now, helping to care for children of a mother who has cancer.
The study, published in the journal Social Science Research, found that in addition to experiencing higher levels of workplace bullying, women and minorities also report higher levels of anxiety and lower levels of social support from coworkers.
Kalif Robinson, a senior economics major in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies is the university’s first Rangel Graduate Fellow.
From Atlanta to Tinseltown, on Broadway and in cartoons, these young Panthers are finding significant showbiz success