Additional advisers help keep students on track

ATLANTA–Students at Georgia State University’s Perimeter College are receiving added attention, thanks to the hiring of 30 new academic advisers.

Nicole Mack said her health sciences academic adviser, Catie Holt, has given her the support she needs to finish her associate degree in May. The Newton Campus student was happy about the extra attention.

“I’ve… more »

Prisoners’ Re-entry into Society Subject of Feb. 23 Symposium

DUNWOODY, Ga.–Prisoners in the United States penal system and the challenges they face once they’re released back into society will be the focus of an upcoming symposium at Georgia State University’s Perimeter College in Dunwoody.

Dr. Peter Lindsay, Georgia State associate professor, and Dr. Danielle Sweat Whylly of the United States Attorney’s Office will lead… more »

Program Pairs First-Generation Latino Students with Mentors

Posted On February 3, 2017 by By Kysa Anderson Daniels
Categories News, Students/Alumni

A new mentor initiative is pairing first-generation, Latino students who study on the Dunwoody campus of Georgia State University’s Perimeter College with upper classmen from the university’s downtown campus.

The pilot student success program, called Proyecto Perimeter, was designed to foster a semester-long relationship – virtual and face-to-face – that gives mentees someone they can… more »

The Perimeter Post

Posted On February 3, 2017
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 Notes From The Vice Provost 

To all of the staff, student and faculty volunteers who helped organize the fall commencement ceremony, to the faculty who attended and contributed to the special occasion, I would like to express my sincere thanks.  I have received emails and heard many positive comments about the… more »

Approved Name References for Perimeter College

Posted On February 3, 2017
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Just how do you refer to our college? What about our university?

Georgia State University’s Office of Public Relations and Marketing Communications has approved the following style guidelines for Georgia State University’s and Perimeter College’s name. To promote consistency and branding, all employees are encouraged to follow these guidelines.

For our college, the preferred… more »

Local Academy Will Use Newton Ball Fields


COVINGTON, Ga.—Georgia State University’s Newton Campus has leased the university’s ball fields to Peachtree Academy.

“Peachtree Academy is so proud to have formed a community-directed relationship with Georgia State, to allow the use of their baseball and softball facilities,” said Skip Argo, Peachtree Academy’s assistant athletic director and baseball coach. “To say we are… more »