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.


Study: Head Start Provides Rural Georgia $71 Million In Economic Output
Published January 11, 2018 in News Hub
Head Start programs are highly concentrated in low-income and rural areas of Georgia, providing vital access to early education and supporting at least $71 million in total economic output there, according to a new study by Georgia State University’s Center for State and Local Finance.
From YALI to M.P.P. Mathies Returns to Andrew Young School to Pursue Master’s Degree
Published January 8, 2018 in News Hub
Edwin Mathies Jr., like the other Young African Leaders Initiative’s (YALI) Mandela Washington Fellows, returned to Africa this summer after attending Georgia State University’s six-week Public Management Institute.
Center of Excellence for Children’s Behavioral Health to Support Implementation of the Governor’s Children’s Mental Health Recommendations
Published December 14, 2017 in News Hub
The Georgia Health Policy Center will support Georgia’s Interagency Directors Team (IDT) in the implementation of the recommendations released by the Governor’s Commission on Children’s Mental Health. The commission’s newly released report provides recommendations for improving state mental health services for children that focus on important behavioral health needs including school-based mental health services and behavioral health workforce development.

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