Category Archives: For Faculty

African American Music Appreciation Month: Negro Spirituals

As someone of color born and raised in the south, my introduction to Negro spirituals came very early. These were the songs that were sung in church by the Mother Board and Deacons. Or as I used to call them, … Continue reading

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During the spring semester, I acquired a clay whisky jug from the Phoenix Lab, which contains artifacts recovered from the excavation of MARTA lines in the 1970s. Dr. Robin Wharton has worked with students in her multimodel composition course to … Continue reading

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African American Music Appreciation Month: Hip Hop

My Adidas Walked through concert doors And roamed all over coliseum floors I stepped on stage, at Live Aid All the people gave and the poor got paid That’s the opening verse to My Adidas by hip hop icons, Run-DMC. A … Continue reading

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Workshop: NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis

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Need to make your qualitative data analysis process more efficient and manageable? Come to these NVivo workshops! In this two-part workshop series, Dr. Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh, Team Leader for Research Data Services, leads participants in hands-on exploration of using NVivo qualitative research … Continue reading

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SAS Workshop – Save the Date

SAVE THE DATE: SAS Company trainers will be coming to GSU’s campus to give a SAS Studio training workshop on September 8, 2017 from 9:00am – 5:00pm, with an hour lunch break. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for a workshop registration link to … Continue reading

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Faculty Research: The Changing Face of Atlanta

More than 5.7 million people call metro Atlanta home — that’s a more than 300 percent increase over the past 45 years. Specifically, the Atlanta MSA has morphed from just five counties to 29, sprawling across 8,376 square miles (an … Continue reading

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Upcoming Virtual Conference: Opening Up Education: Textbooks, Resources, Courseware and More

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Want to learn more about how open practices and openly licensed content are changing higher education? During this virtual conference, a series of speakers will discuss topics related to open educational resources and the delivery of open content. Attend in … Continue reading

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Open Textbooks: Collections, Impact, Support, Grants

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Recently, the GSU Library celebrated Open Education Week with an Open Educational Resources (OER) information table located just inside the main entrance of Atlanta Library North. Approximately 68 students and a few professors stopped by the table to explore OER … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop: Teaching with Primary Sources: Popular Culture and Pulp

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Intrigued by our new Popular Culture Literature Collection? Kevin Fleming, GSU’s Popular Music and Culture Archivist, and Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Librarian, will be offering a “Teaching with Primary Sources: Popular Culture and Pulp” workshop for … Continue reading

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Workshop: NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis

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Need to make your qualitative data analysis process more efficient and manageable? Come to these NVivo workshops! In this two-part workshop series, Dr. Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh, Sociology, Gerontology and Data Services Librarian, leads participants in hands-on exploration of using NVivo qualitative research … Continue reading

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