• 13
    November
    2017
    As expected, winter is coming. Temperatures are dropping, daylight is waning, and we even saw our first snowfall on November 10. Those who were up and commuting early last Friday were either Read more
  • 13
    November
    2017
    Governors State University (GSU) lecturer and mixed media artist Gretchen Jankowski likes audiences to engage with her work and becomes animated when she sees students relaxing in a remote corner of Read more
  • 07
    November
    2017
    According to Sheriff Thomas Dart, Cook County Jail is "the largest mental health facility in the country." Dart, whose work with inmate populations has set a new precedent for addressing Read more

President’s Corner

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September
05,
2017
Dear GSU Community, This morning Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), initiated by President Obama’s Executive Order in 2012.
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August
28,
2017
Dear Members of the GSU Community, As the new academic year begins, Governors State University is alive with activity. On August 21, students, faculty, staff, and neighborhood residents came together as a community to watch the solar eclipse.
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August
14,
2017
This weekend, America witnessed tragic acts of violence on the University of Virginia campus. White supremacists, neo-Nazis, and Ku Klux Klan members asserted messages of bigotry and fanaticism that are inimical to everything we stand for in higher
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Faculty Profiles

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November
06,
2017
Dr. Praggyan “Pam” Mohanty is a marketing expert who worked on the corporate side before she sold herself on the idea of offering her skills and talents to the world of academia at Governors State University (GSU). The India native
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October
23,
2017
Computer programming is the new literacy, Assistant Professor Dr. (Xin) Jasmine Chen tells her Division of Science Math and Technology students at Governors State University (GSU). A software engineer and the daughter and sister of mechanical
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October
09,
2017
In Human Village, poet Maya Angelou wrote, “We are more alike, my friends, than we are unalike.’’ Governors State University (GSU) Associate Professor of Communication Dr. Jason Zingsheim agrees—in spirit—but encourages
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