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Facing Challenges and Hardships in College

Posted On February 6, 2020
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It is not uncommon for students to experience difficulties, hardships or even emergencies during a semester. These hardships can easily impact a student’s ability to succeed in a course or may cause other undue stress. Students should know they are not alone and there are many resources on campus that can help. There are also… more »

Refreshed & Rejuvenated

Posted On January 15, 2020
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Welcome Back! We hope you are returning refreshed and rejuvenated.

As you have set New Year’s Resolutions, it is time also to take an assessment of your Fall academic experience. The office of the Dean of Students strives to create a culture of care by offering many services that assist you in taking an assessment… more »

Managing Stress

Posted On November 18, 2019
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Everyone feels stressed at different times in their life. Sometimes you may feel like your personal life is tough, other times it could be your job or school. With finals quickly approaching, it’s important to get a handle on stress so that you can focus and study. Here are some tips:

Be Prepared – As… more »

Men in Violence Prevention (MVP)

Posted On October 1, 2019
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Men in Violence Prevention (MVP) is a student-led initiative supported by the Dean of Students Office in collaboration with MVP mentors from various university departments. In light of campaigns such as #Metoo, It’s on Us and countless others, MVP seeks to do its part to train and equip the Georgia State University community with the… more »

Creating Effective Citizens: A Signature Experience

Posted On August 30, 2019
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To vibrantly engage students in celebrating core panther values, while actively learning career competencies, the Dean of Students Office has launched a new program entitled CREATING EFFECTIVE CITIZENS. The Creating Effective Citizens (CEC) Program’s co-curricular activities build community, facilitate student success, and encourage a seamless college to career transition. Specifically, the program is designed to:… more »

Summer Semester Success

Posted On May 7, 2019
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Summer is coming and the office of the Dean of Students wants you to have a productive and enjoyable season. For those taking summer classes, below are tools for success. The office of the Dean of Students supports a safe and secure learning environment that is conducive to academic success. Information on… more »

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Posted On March 29, 2019
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April has been designated as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Every 98 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted with the majority of victims being under 30 years old. This puts college-age students at a higher risk. Women ages 18-24 who are college students are three times more likely than women in general to experience sexual violence.… more »

Spring Break and the Code

Posted On March 4, 2019
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Many students look forward to spring break because it is a time to relax. The much-needed time off will help students to recharge and prepare to finish the semester. Before leaving for spring break to create exciting memories with friends, please take a look at the tips below to ensure you have a safe spring… more »

Supporting a Strong Finish

Posted On October 31, 2018
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As final exams approach, the office of the Dean of Students not only strives to provide assistance throughout finals, but to help students achieve overall success at Georgia State University. To achieve this mission, the office of the Dean of Students has resources available to help students prepare to finish strong:

Emergency… more »