Georgia State University

Call: (404) 413-2000 or visit www.gsu.edu
Once a commuter school with little character, Georgia State has become a more complete university with new dorms and a strong commitment to enhancing its Downtown Atlanta campus. Among the most notable activities of public interest are performances at the Rialto Center (see music venues), WRAS (88.5-FM) radio, Cinefest Theatre, and GSU Panther basketball.


Sunday January 19, 2020 09:30 pm EST


Cost: Free-$10

Georgia Women's Movement Spring Event: "The Milk of Woman Kindness"

Tuesday April 23, 2019 05:00 pm EDT
The Georgia Women’s Movement Project Spring Event is held annually to highlight collections in the Georgia State University Library Women’s Collections, and to celebrate the lives of the unsung heroines of the women’s movement in Georgia. The 2019 event will highlight the work of women who help an...
Cost: Free

Provost's Visiting Scholar George Lewis

Tuesday April 9, 2019 11:00 am EDT
Categories: Community

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

11-12:30PM - Interdisciplinary Improvisation Symposium – “Improvisation as a Way of Life”– exploring the ways in which the study of improvisation as a practice of everyday life can lead to new models of intelligibility, agency, ethics, technology, and soc...
Cost: Free

MOVIE - "Feminists: What Were They Thinking"

Tuesday March 26, 2019 03:00 pm EDT
Hosted by Georgia State University Library In 1977, a book of photographs captured an awakening - women shedding the cultural restrictions of their childhoods and embracing their full humanity. Feminists: What Were They Thinking? revisits those photos, those women and those times - and takes aim a...
Cost: Free

The Ethics of Public Commemoration

Monday November 12, 2018 02:00 pm EST
Venue: Georgia State University: 25 Park Place NE, 2nd floor conference room History is alive to generate plenty of controversy today, especially when it comes to official remembrance. Join us for a symposium featuring experts discussing the ethics of public memorials. Featured speakers: Heidi Beiri...
Cost: free

Fall MFA Open Studio at Georgia State

Friday October 12, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
Venue: Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design at Georgia State University, 10 Peachtree Center Ave SE, Atlanta, GA The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design at Georgia State University is excited to announce its second year of the fall MFA Open Studio. For this multi-floor, multi-disciplinary event...
Cost: Free

Ghada Amer Artist Talk & Reception at Georgia State University

Thursday September 20, 2018 05:00 pm EDT
Venue: Speaker's Auditorium, Student Center East, GSU 55 Gilmer Street Atlanta, GA 30303 Ghada Amer will give a lecture on her artistic practice which will be immediately followed by a reception in the Welch School Galleries, at Georgia State University, where her work will be exhibited co-currently...
Cost: Free

Atlanta African American Book Festival

Saturday July 14, 2018 10:00 am EDT
The yearly Atlanta African American Book Festival returns to Georgia State University with over 70 African American authors of fiction, nonfiction, romance, YA fiction, middle grade fiction, and children's picture books.
Cost: Free

BURNAWAY Studio Soirée

Friday November 10, 2017 07:00 pm EST
Atlanta-based arts organization BURNAWAY is hosting another Studio Soirée at Georgia State University's Welch School of Art and Design. MFA students will sell their work and host interactive demonstrations of various aspects of the artistic process.


Cost: $25

Anime Classroom Cafe

Friday August 12, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Brought to you by the the Georgia State Anime Club and Atlanta's Peachy Maid Cafe, this interactive cafe experience includes one hour sessions of Japanese style lunches, live performances, and excellent service! Guests of all ages are invited and cosplay is encouraged.
Cost: $12-$25

Sitar Concert - Pandit Nayan Ghosh

Friday May 13, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Acclaimed in India and around the world as one of India's foremost musicians with an unusual dimension - the only maestro with superlative command on two diverse instruments, the SITAR and the TABLA.
Cost: $15-$50


Thursday March 24, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
TOMORROW, Dance Ensemble at Georgia State University presents: SE7EN, A Dance Showcase located in the Student Center Ballroom. Doors open at 7:15 and the show starts at 7:30. GSU students are free and guests are $5! See you there! ‪#‎DEGSU‬ ‪#‎DanceShow‬ ‪#‎QSS‬ ‪#‎ICE‬ ‪#...
Cost: $5

Discovery Day: Atlanta Science Festival at

Friday March 18, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Discovery Day is a Science Open House that highlights science and math at Georgia State University, with fun for all ages. Events include: Touch a Human Brain; Isolate DNA; Try ice cream or sorbet made from liquid nitrogen; Get serious about over-fishing and plastics pollution; and Fly Drones.
Cost: Free

Edge in Unexpected Spaces: 55 Park Place

Friday March 4, 2016 07:00 pm EST
CORE will produce and present local, regional and international choreographers in Edge in Unexpected Spaces/2016: the commission of four new and original site-specific dance works.vEdge in Unexpected Spaces/2016, as part of the 2016 Off the EDGE Biennial Contemporary Dance Festival, is a cutting-ed...
Cost: Free

Panel Discussion on Sex Trafficking

Monday November 16, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Should sex work be legal?" A panel discussion featuring Prof. Lori Watson (philosophy
Cost: Free

27th Annual Benjamin E. Mays Lecture

Tuesday November 10, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Sonia Nieto, Professor Emerita of Language, Literacy and Culture at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, will speak about bilingual, English as a second language (ESL) and other teachers of immigrant students at the 27th Annual Benjamin E. Mays Lecture on Nov. 11, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. in the Geor...
Cost: Free

Mid-South Sculpture Alliance 2015 Sculpture Conference

Saturday September 19, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
Mid-South Sculpture Alliance is excited to announce our 2015 conference in Atlanta, GA, September 17th - 20th. The conference is presented in collaboration with Eyedrum Art & Music Galleries and Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design. The MSA Sculpture Conference celebrates ...
Cost: Varies

CENCIA presents South African Author Zakes Mda

Thursday March 27, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
On March 28 at 11am in Centennial Hall Auditorium (100 Auburn Avenue), South African author Zakes Mda will give a public reading from his novel about Apartheid, Ways of Dying.Mr. Park will also give a presentation entitled “After Mandela: South Africa and the Culture of Human Rights” on March 27...
Cost: FREE

Distinguished Speaker Series: A Conversation with Steve Wozniak

Tuesday January 29, 2013 07:00 pm EST
A Conversation with Steve Wozniak is presented by Georgia State Campus Events and will take place in the Student Center Ballroom, followed by a meet and greet. Steve Wozniak is the Co-Founder of Apple Inc., alongside former CEO Steve Jobs, founded in 1976.

Urban Street Jam

Saturday June 25, 2011 12:00 am EDT
Urban Street Jam is an event uniting all forms of talents and trends in hip-hop culture, hosted by Atlanta's very own Jungle Boogie Crew from MTV's America's Best Dance Crew" Season 5. America’s top dancers compete for championship titles."
Cost: $25

Urban Street Jam

Saturday June 25, 2011 12:00 am EDT
Urban Street Jam is an event uniting all forms of talents and trends in hip-hop culture, hosted by Atlanta's very own Jungle Boogie Crew from MTV's America's Best Dance Crew" Season 5. America’s top dancers compete for championship titles."
Cost: $25
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