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VSU’s Counseling Center Celebrates 17 Years of IACS Accreditation
Valdosta State University’s Counseling Center celebrates 17 years of accreditation by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS).
VSU Ranked Among the Best by U.S. News and World Report
Valdosta State University is one of the best colleges and universities in the nation when it comes to distance education, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 Best Online Programs rankings released Jan. 10
VSU Student Health Center Offers After-Hours, On-Call Nurse Service
Committed to ensuring that students are provided with quality health care at minimal costs, the Valdosta State University Student Health Center is now offering an on-call nurse service to current students who have paid the $150 student health fee and are in...
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VSU Students Present Advanced Drug Research to Congressman Buddy Carter
United States Rep. Earl “Buddy” Carter of Georgia’s 1st Congressional District recently visited Valdosta State University to talk to chemistry students about their groundbreaking efforts to develop new drugs to treat tuberculosis, malaria, cervical cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, HPV, and HIV.
Chili Cook-Off Supports Healthy Living Initiatives at VSU
Valdosta State University Campus Wellness will hold its second annual Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cook-Off from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in the University Center Magnolia Room.
Pops in the Park Benefits VSU Music, Art Scholarships
Valdosta State University’s Music Scholarship Alliance will host Pops in the Park at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10. General admission tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for students, senior citizens, and military personnel; and free for children ages 12 and under.
VSU Hosts Science Saturday Oct. 12
The College of Science and Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, and Student Members of the American Chemical Society at Valdosta State University will present Science Saturday: Marvelous Metals from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct. 12 in the Hugh C. Bailey Science Center.
VSU Fine Art Gallery Hosts Unpredictable, Collaborative Exhibit Through Oct. 11
Jon Swindler and Mike McFalls share certain inherent formal traits as studio artists, but they differ widely when it comes to processes, ideas, and motives. The two began collaborating about four years ago, employing a cross-disciplinary approach to their artistic creations.
VSU Planetarium Presents “Dawn of the Space Age” Oct. 3
The Valdosta State University Planetarium will present “Dawn of the Space Age” at 7 p.m., 8 p.m., and 9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3. This presentation is free of charge and open to the public.
Certification Rates for VSU’s Exercise Physiology Program Greatly Exceed National Stats
Students graduating from Valdosta State University’s Exercise Physiology program are standing out from their peers across the country by having significantly higher pass rates for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) certification test.
VSU’s Andrew Meier Receives $10,000 Accounting Scholarship
Valdosta State University’s Andrew Meier is the recipient of a $10,000 merit-based scholarship from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).
Dr. Emily Cantonwine Honored with Presidential Excellence Award for Service
Dr. Emily Cantonwine is the recipient of Valdosta State University’s 2019 Presidential Excellence Award for Service.
VSU’s Thomas Aiello Receives 2019 Book Award from American Journalism Historians Association
Dr. Thomas Aiello, professor of history and African-American studies at Valdosta State University, is the winner of the 2019 Book Award from the American Journalism Historians Association (AJHA) for his 2018 book, “The Grapevine of the Black South: The Scott Newspaper Syndicate in the Generation Before the Civil Rights Movement.”