Study Abroad

College of Education and Human Development Honored by an International Nonprofit

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – The College of Education & Human Development (CEHD) was honored with the Souper Star Champions of Education Award by the African SOUP, an educational nonprofit organization that is advancing active learning for children in Uganda.

CEHD was honored at the annual celebration luncheon for their ‘tireless efforts in creating a… more »

Rising Senior: Bracolla Peters Receives Prestigious Gilman Scholarship to Study Abroad in Costa Rica

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – As the valedictorian of her Fairburn, Georgia high school, Bracolla Peters was off to a peachy start as a young adult.  However, when unexpected life experiences set in and derailed her future plans, she quickly realized that even if one does their best, they will never get it completely right.

“Your strength… more »

Brazil Task Force Faculty Member Elected to the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Association’s Georgia Chapter

Dr. Christine Stauber, member of the Georgia State University Brazil task force, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Association’s Georgia Chapter. For the original article, please visit:

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Dr. Christine Stauber, assistant professor of environmental health at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University,… more »

South African Culture and Sport Celebrated at VolleyFest Exhibition

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Recreational Services teamed up with the university’s South Africa task force and the Center for International Business Education and Research for the inaugural VolleyFest exhibition in the Student Recreation Center.  A combination of sports and culture, the event hosted over 200 students, staff, and faculty who celebrated volleyball… more »

CULTR, International Initiatives Collaborate on World Langauges Day

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – The Center for Urban Language Teaching and Research (CULTR) and the Office of International Initiatives at Georgia State University welcomed over 400 local high school students to “World Languages Day” on Friday, April 15th in the university’s Student Center East, State Ballroom.

The showcase provided students the opportunity to explore career opportunities… more »

Kadir Has University and Georgia State Discuss Research Collaborations, Establish Specialized Agreement with L.L.M. Program at College of Law

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Georgia State University welcomed administrators from Kadir Has University (Istanbul, Turkey) on March 16-17 for exploratory discussions on innovative programs, research collaborations, and faculty and student exchange programs with the College of Law, International Initiatives, the Robinson College of Business and faculty members from more »

University’s Brazil Task Force Chair Elected President of the Georgia-Pernambuco Chapter of the Partners of the Americas

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – The Georgia-Pernambuco chapter of the Partners of the Americas has elected Dr. David Bruce, clinical professor in the Institute of International Business at the Robinson College of Business, as president of the organization for a two year term.

In this role, Dr. Bruce plans to enhance the relationships… more »

Global Presentation Series

Posted On November 17, 2015

Beginning in Fall 2015 – and in celebration of the new International Center opening – the Office of International Initiatives established its Global Presentation Series, a one-hour series designed to inform the audience, initiate a dialogue, and inspire action.  Serving as the central office for internationalization at Georgia State, International Initiatives hosts its Global Presentation Series as a way to enhance the global competency… more »

Office of International Initiatives Wins International Program of the Year at the 2015 Governor’s International Awards

Atlanta Business Chronicle – Georgia State University’s Office of International Initiatives is poised to take over the world. The Office of International Initiatives (OII) at GSU is the International Education Program winner in the Governor’s International Awards. Globalization is one of the five goals the OII has in its strategic plan, according to Jun Liu,… more »

International Center Celebrates Opening Ceremony in Dahlberg Hall

ATLANTA, Georgia – More than 300 members of the university community and distinguished guests gathered for the opening ceremony of the International Center on the third floor of Dahlberg Hall on September 2.

The center, which was formerly the home of the President’s office, now houses the Office of International Initiatives. The center includes a community… more »