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Working at the Student Center Is More Than a Paycheck

Posted On August 22, 2017
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An Interview with Leeah Dollar, Class of 2017 and a former Student Center employee

You are a recipient of a $10,000 French-American Chamber of Commerce Foundation Serge Bellanger Scholarship. What does receiving this scholarship mean to you? Do you believe your experiences with the Student Center contributed to your selection? If so, how? For… more »

Recharging at the Student Center

Posted On June 29, 2017
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While we alway encourage students to take time before our after classes to visit the Student Center to recharge with a bite to eat, perhaps see a free movie at Cinefest, or hang out with friends in one of our lounges we are excited to announce that we have some new ways to charge your… more »

Winter Themed Discount Tickets Available

Posted On January 10, 2017
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Although winter break is over, students, faculty and staff can still enjoy festive activities with discount tickets sold through the Student Center. Attractions include amusement parks, movies and other entertainment venues.

Overlooking Centennial Olympic Park, SkyView Atlanta is a beautiful ferris wheel located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. In the comfort of a climate-controlled… more »

No Charge for Built-in AV for Student Organizations

Posted On October 13, 2016
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Although the Student Center hosted 6,496 chartered student organization meetings or events in FY16, it is an 8 percent decrease from the 7,078 meeting or events hosted in FY15. Chartered student organization use of the Student Center in FY16 accounted for 60 percent of all of the meeting and events held. To fulfill the Student… more »

Advisory Council Provides User Feedback

Posted On September 20, 2016
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The Student Center Advisory Council is a formal mechanism for input and an informal arena for the discussion of ideas affecting the Student Center. It was created in the fall of 2013 by the then recently hired director of the Student Center, Boyd Beckwith, to uphold the Student Center’s mission by acting as the voice… more »

Student Center Employee Receives Sparks Award

Posted On May 31, 2016
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Georgia State University student and Student Center employee Alexis Collier received the prestigious George M. Sparks Award on Monday, April 25, 2016 at the annual Georgia State Service and Recognition Ceremony.

The award is named for Dr. George McIntosh Sparks, the university’s first president, and the Sparks Award recognizes Georgia State faculty, staff, and… more »

Food Safety Training Expands Food Options for Events

Posted On December 15, 2015
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The Student Center is offering free food safety training sessions in the spring 2016 semester for student organizations and departments that wish to bring homemade food items for events, as well as for anyone wishing to learn more about food safety. The new training offerings began last spring as part of the center’s new non-commercially… more »