Exploring Diversity at Georgia Southern University
Kayla White, a multimedia communications major at Georgia Southern University, begins her Wednesdays by waking up at 5:30 a.m. for her 8:00 am. class.
White uses this block of time before class to get dressed and mentally prepare for the day.
At 7:05 a.m. she catches the bus to go to her first class.
Herein lies her first struggle of the day. Continue
By: Isaac Taylor
October 15, 2017
Kayla White, mutimedia communications major at Georgia Southern University
Eagle Dining Services hosted a special food event, featuring international cuisine, in Georgia Southern’s Dining Commons earlier today.
This event allowed students to tour various nationality stations at Dining Commons.
By: Isaac Taylor
October 18, 2017
Name: Dr. Jamie Hebert
Position: 13th President of Georgia Southern University
Native of Louisiana
College: University of Louisiana-Lafayette
Education: Bachelors, Masters, and PhD in Statistics
The stations offered country specific food and were decorated according to the nation they represented.
Australia, Brazil, Russia, Morocco, America, Japan and Italy were the nations chosen to feature food. Continue
By: Mikhael Tomlinson
October 20, 2017
STATESBORO—Home to 40 Greek life organizations, six predominately student bars, and a racial tension you can cut with a butter knife, Statesboro Georgia is a quiet town with a loud issue. Continue
Q & A With President Jamie Hebert
By: Zainab Oladega
October 22, 2017
Georgia Southern is going through a consolidation period with plans on merging with Armstrong State University.
An implementation committee has been created, consisting of students, faculty, staff, and community members of both GSU and Armstrong. Implementation will be finalized by January, 2018. Continue
By: Caey Rohlen
November 2, 2017
As fall turns to winter, international and local-grown Statesboro residents ready themselves for the yearly International Festival held each November. The 12th annual festival promises a wide variety of activities and performances to acclimate the participant’s peers to their unique traditions. As the date draws nearer, patrons of multicultural backgrounds are buckling down in preparation for this year’s festivities. Continue
By: Kyle Haynes
November 11th, 2017
Statesboro- On November the 11th the Statesboro community and Georgia Southern University’s office of International Program and Services hosted the 12th annual International Festival. The event occurred from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m and was hosted at Mill Creek Regional Park.
Angie Threatte the festival coordinator for Georgia Southern International Programs said that the event “is still very young and has time to continue to grow, it will only get bigger and better.” Continue