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Hurricane Research at the GSU Library

Workers fix a broken traffic light in Savannah, GA after Hurricane David in 1979.

Hurricanes destroy property and take lives, but they also inspire many research topics. Storm related questions include: Does climate change mean more and stronger storms? Is the Saffir-Simpson scale of hurricane intensity accurate? What is the human cost of living … Continue reading

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Middle East Institute Panel: “What’s Going On In Syria?”

The Georgia State University Middle East Institute is sponsoring a panel discussion, “What’s Going On In Syria?” on Monday, September 16, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the Troy Moore Library, 9th Floor, Langdale Hall. The panel will be … Continue reading

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George S. McGovern Is Remembered

George S. McGovern, politician, humanitarian, and historian died Sunday, October 21st, at age 90. Originally McGovern studied to be a minister but instead the World War II hero became a historian, obtaining a PhD in History and teaching for several … Continue reading

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