Tag Archives: Georgia State University

Ga. State signs contract for Turner Field project

Georgia State University signs the contract to buy Turner Field, the soon-to-be-abandoned home of the Atlanta Braves . . .

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Regents approve mega-merger of Georgia State, Georgia Perimeter

Georgia State University now ranks as one of the 10 largest public university campuses in the nation, in terms of enrollment . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , Georgia Perimeter , Georgia State University , Hank Huckaby , University System

Georgia State gets nod for Turner Field

Georgia State University, as expected, is the winning bidder for the 70-acre tract that includes Turner Field . . .

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Ga. State, Perimeter College merger okayed by accreditors

A regional accrediting agency signs off on the proposed consolidation of Georgia State and Perimeter College; the Board of Regents will take the final vote in January . . .

Tags: Georgia Perimeter College , Georgia State University , Hank Huckaby , University System

Political Notes – Ga. State (with an assist from Reed) makes its play for Turner Field

Georgia State is in the driver’s seat to redevelop the Turner Field site — with a helpful boost from Mayor Kasim Reed . . .

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Job growth stalled in Georgia this year

Georgia State University economic forecasters said job growth slowed down in the state this year, but should pick up in 2016 and beyond . . .

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GSU forecasters still bullish on Georgia’s economy

Georgia State University economic forecasters see job growth and continued low prices for oil during the second half of 2015 . . .

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Regents OK Georgia State, Ga. Perimeter merger

Board of Regents members gave preliminary approval to the consolidation of Georgia State and Georgia Perimeter College into what will be the state’s largest university . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , consolidation , Georgia Perimeter College , Georgia State University , Hank Huckaby

Georgia could add up to 65,000 jobs, economist says

Georgia State University economists see better job growth in the state this year . . .

Tags: economic forecast , Georgia State University , Rajeev Dhawan

State’s economy still fighting ‘global headwinds’

Georgia’s economy is still struggling but should keep showing signs of progress, according to Georgia State University’s chief economist . . .

Tags: economic forecast , Georgia State University , Rajeev Dhawan