Dean’s Council Portal

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Welcome to our Dean’s Council Online Portal!

Here you will find news and information curated specifically to help you in advancing the Andrew Young School’s engagement with important stakeholders in the community. It is designed to help:

  • Provide the information you need to cultivate, enhance and expand public knowledge of and support for our school and its programs
  • Advise you on our work as a pre-eminent public policy research and higher ed institution
  • Assist you in representing the interests of the school among local, national and international communities as well as within Georgia State University
  • Offer you a calendar of seminars, forums and other Andrew Young School events of interest to you and the communities with which we hope to engage

We appreciate you for your support and counsel to our policy school, and hope you will find this portal useful as you help us advance the mission and goals of the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies.


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Research Finds Immigrants More Trusting Of Native-born Americans
Published July 14, 2017 in News Hub
ATLANTA—First-generation immigrants in the United States are as trusting of native-born American citizens as those native-born are of each other in their interactions, according to research by Georgia State University economist and his colleague. However, these new immigrants do not show the same levels of trust among other immigrants.
External Structures Can Stymie Policies Designed to Improve Education for Minority Students
Published July 14, 2017 in News Hub
ATLANTA—Education policy is of topmost interest to Jurée Capers, an assistant professor of public management and policy in the Andrew Young School. Her research puts a different spin on the subject, though, by examining the structures inside and outside educational institutions that impact underrepresented populations.
Wallace Serving as Interim Dean of the Andrew Young School at Georgia State University
Published July 10, 2017 in News Hub
ATLANTA—Professor Sally Wallace, Associate Dean for Research and Strategic Initiatives in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, is leading the school as interim dean for the 2017-2018 academic year, which began July 1.

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