Jane Daquin

criminal justice

Georgia State Students Receive Southern Criminal Justice Association Annual Awards

Posted On January 18, 2017 by Divinitee Barr
Categories News

ATLANTA—Jane Daquin and Samantha Donovan were honored with the Southern Criminal Justice Association’s (SCJA) 2016 Outstanding Graduate and Undergraduate Student awards in December.

Daquin received the 2016 Outstanding Graduate Student Award. She is a Ph.D. candidate and a teaching/research assistant in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies’ Department of Criminal Justice and… more »

Georgia State’s NLA Student Association Captures Two National Awards

Posted On January 11, 2017 by Marcia Jones Cross
Categories News

ATLANTA–The Georgia State University Chapter of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) student association captured two of five national awards at the annual NLA Alliance Management Institute (AMI) conference in Denver on January 5, 2017.

The two honors, Student Leader of the Year Award and Mutual of America Nonprofit Partner of the Year Award, were awarded to more »

Meet the Founding Director of GSU’s New Social Entrepreneurship Degree

Posted On January 10, 2017
Categories News

Chris Markl knows social entrepreneurship. Previously a social entrepreneur-in-residence at Florida State University, Markl joined the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies as a visiting instructor in August. He is using his experience to lead Georgia State University’s new interdisciplinary undergraduate degree program, the B.I.S. in Social Entrepreneurship.

The new degree, the… more »

Georgia State to Host National Fulbright Foreign Student Conference

Posted On December 28, 2016 by Anna Varela, School of Public Health
Categories News

ATLANTA–The School of Public Health at Georgia State University will host the U.S. Department of State-sponsored Fulbright Global Health Innovations Seminar, bringing up to 100 international scholars to campus Feb. 22-27, 2017.

Participants will be first-year Fulbright foreign students from other countries who are studying in master’s or doctoral programs around the United States.

… more »

Faculty Family Endows the Andrew Young School’s Study Abroad Fund

Posted On December 19, 2016
Categories Deans Council, News

Robert Moore and Julie Hotchkiss know what combining a travel adventure with an immersive learning experience can add to a student’s outlook and personal growth. Both huge proponents of expanding students’ worldviews, they contributed to the Andrew Young School Study Abroad Fund every year since the Dean’s Office began putting money into it.

After providing… more »

Right on Track: Ronnie Bryant

Posted On December 14, 2016
Categories News

Criminal justice undergraduate Ronnie Bryant is one of three students profiled as fall 2016 Georgia State graduates on the university’s website at Following is the full feature. The Andrew Young School celebrates Bryant for her many achievements and for so powerfully modeling student success at Georgia State University.

When Ronnie Bryant hurls a discus… more »