What are students and faculty saying about Georgia State’s Summer Institute?

I am very grateful to Georgia State for allowing us to access the science facilities and for trusting us to use them properly.” — Teressa Ju, China Medical University student

The Summer Institute was a great experience because I was able to stay immersed in Chinese culture while living in Atlanta.” — Ben Bradfield, Georgia State University student

“What impressed me most about Georgia State is the friendly atmosphere in the classroom. I also improved my language skills by learning how to write a more professional science paper in English.” — Della Zhang, Hangzhou Normal University student

The students’ non-native-speaker status encouraged me to design interactive lessons that helped them to improve their English while they learned about writers like Edgar Allen Poe, Phillis Wheatley, and Sui Sin Far.” — Laurah Norton, Senior Lecturer of English, Georgia State

The Summer Institute students were enthusiastic and challenged me to present material I have taught for 35 years in new ways.” — Dr. James Darsey, Professor of Communication, Georgia State

“It was energizing to discuss cultural experiences with the Summer Institute students, help them develop important academic language and critical thinking skills, and observe them gain confidence with their abilities.” — Sharon Cavusgil, Senior Lecturer of Applied Linguistics, Georgia State

For more information about the Summer Institute, please contact Amanda Roshan-Rawaan at amandarr@gsu.edu or (404) 413-2527.