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2022
September
29,
2022
| 09:51 AM America/Chicago
Governors State University's College of Health and Human Services’ (CHHS) Nursing Department and Lambda Lambda Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, today known as Sigma at Governors State University (GSU) has collaborated ...
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September
19,
2022
| 14:27 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Crystal Harris believes voter engagement starts in the classroom. As an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Governors State University since 2008, she has seen the impact of student voting. Now, she sees a need to reinforce the importance of stu...
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September
16,
2022
| 16:33 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Cheryl Green. Passionate. Fierce. Innovative. Committed. Accomplished. Tenacious. Visionary. These are just a few adjectives that describe Dr. Green, the sixth president of Governors State University (GSU).She took the helm as president during th...
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September
16,
2022
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
Governors State University is expanding its efforts to amplify diverse voices with the launch of the Center for Community Media (CCM), a production, teaching and research center that will serve as a broadcasting hub in the Southland.On Sept. 22, the ...
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September
15,
2022
| 11:37 AM America/Chicago
Greeting Fellow Jaguars,My name is Marquis Parks, and I am currently serving as your 2022-2023 Student Senate President. I’m very excited to write to you as we start a year that’ll be the best the school has seen. I want you to know that your experie...
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September
15,
2022
| 10:06 AM America/Chicago
Governors State University welcomes new employees across the university to ensure students receive an exceptional education. We look forward to the innovation and excellence they will bring!June 1, 2022 Walsh, MeganGrants Program CoordinatorStanley, ...
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September
14,
2022
| 18:10 PM America/Chicago
Welcome Back, Jaguars! We are fortunate to begin this school year in-person, and have updated the university’s COVID-19 masking requirements.We are managing the COVID-19 pandemic by maintaining a healthy campus, which requires the most recent contact...
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September
14,
2022
| 17:48 PM America/Chicago
Governors State University (GSU) commemorates the September 11th attacks by remembering the heroic acts of the first responders who risked and gave their lives on that tragic day.  This year GSU launched an on-campus message board campaign. The 9/11 ...
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September
08,
2022
| 17:35 PM America/Chicago
University Park, IL - Governors State University (GSU) recently hosted the Active Minds’ Send Silence Packing tour, which aimed to inspire action for suicide prevention through story and resource sharing.Funded by the state of Illinois, GSU was one o...
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August
29,
2022
| 13:48 PM America/Chicago
From setbacks and self-doubt to realizing her dreams of being a dancer, choreographer, and student leader, Governors State University (GSU) alumna Autumn Price (‘21) is blazing a trail while following her passion. In 2021, Price graduated from GSU wi...
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August
29,
2022
| 13:47 PM America/Chicago
As the Center for Performing Arts (CPA) pepares for the rest of its season, Executive Director Lana Rogachevskaya sees the work she did on a recently published academic paper with fresh eyes. For her, it is less of a case study highlighting how CPA r...
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August
29,
2022
| 13:47 PM America/Chicago
Governors State University (GSU) student-athletes and coaches engaged in several community service projects last school year. In addition to helping local communities, the volunteer projects aligned with the NAIA Champions of Character program and it...
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August
22,
2022
| 14:21 PM America/Chicago
It is with great pleasure and pride that I welcome you to the 2022-23 academic year at Governors State University (GSU).  As we celebrate more than 50 years of excellence in education as a University, we can think of no better way to continue to buil...
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August
22,
2022
| 13:16 PM America/Chicago
Come join Governors State University (GSU) as it celebrates  its award-winning sculpture park with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and a guided tour at the sixth annual Sculpture Wine and Dine Sept. 10.Starting at 4 p.m., the university will recognize the ...
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August
22,
2022
| 13:15 PM America/Chicago
Governors State University (GSU) will welcome new and returning Jaguars back to campus Aug. 29 with free food, giveaways, a magic show, a film festival and other activities during Welcome Week.The campus tradition is an opportunity for students “ to ...
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August
17,
2022
| 11:23 AM America/Chicago
More than 300 giggly girls and teens from across Chicagoland gathered at Governors  State University (GSU) on Friday for a powerful “All Girls Matter” conference led by Tragil Wade-Johnson, sister of basketball superstar Dwyane Wade. The founder of  ...
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August
17,
2022
| 11:23 AM America/Chicago
Governors State University (GSU) President Dr. Cheryl Green joined the 93rd Annual Bud Billiken Parade as an honorary Grand Marshal on Saturday as thousands came out for the nation’s longest running African American parade. The tradition celebrates a...
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August
12,
2022
| 17:04 PM America/Chicago
Governors  State University alumna Angela Sebastian (’96) has been named Chair of the Board of Trustees replacing outgoing Chair Lisa Harrell who plans to step down at the end of the year to pursue personal goals. Sebastian is the university’s first ...
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August
09,
2022
| 10:57 AM America/Chicago
As the bright colors of summer begin to fold into the muted hues of fall, nature whispers that it’s time for back to school— and the Bud Billiken Parade.This year, Governors State University President Cheryl Green, who hails from the south side of Ch...
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July
05,
2022
| 16:05 PM America/Chicago
Chicago Southland International Film Festival to present The Color Tax, other films...
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June
22,
2022
| 13:07 PM America/Chicago
Still looking for a cool summer activity for the kids?Well, Governors State University’s STEAM Camp 2022 may have something for you! Middle- and high school students will have a chance to get hands-on science, technology, art, engineering, and mathem...
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June
21,
2022
| 14:51 PM America/Chicago
Governors State University’s Bilingual Recruiting Specialist Emmanuel Lopez was recognized in a “40 Under 40” list, which paid homage to young Latino leaders making a difference.At the Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement’s (HACE) 40th annual lea...
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June
17,
2022
| 13:01 PM America/Chicago
Dear GSU Community, Governors State University Office of Institutional Advancement is proud to join the nation in celebrating Juneteenth this Sunday, honoring the day freedom reached the last enslaved African Americans.June 19, 1865 – Juneteenth – ma...
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June
14,
2022
| 12:24 PM America/Chicago
On June 10, 2022, the Governors State University Board of Trustees accepted President Cheryl Green’s recommendations to grant tenure to six professors. “I can attest that the faculty members considered for tenure today meet the required high standard...
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June
09,
2022
| 11:14 AM America/Chicago
GSU’s Department of Public Safety (DPS) saluted two of its own at commencement last month. Sgt. Kimberly Wingfield earned a double master’s degree in Public Administration and Criminal Justice while Police Telecommunicator Desiree Campbell received a...
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June
06,
2022
| 17:08 PM America/Chicago
The GSU Sustainability Committee has saved 93,897 sixteen-ounce water bottles since 2014...
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June
03,
2022
| 13:09 PM America/Chicago
Commencement provided an opportunity for Social Work student Peter Brassea to celebrate his pride, both in his exceptional academic achievements and as a member of the LGBTQ+ community.The first in his immediate family to graduate from college, Brass...
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May
19,
2022
| 11:38 AM America/Chicago
After sending over a thousand humanitarian aid items to Ukraine in the spring, Svetlana “Lana” Rogachevskaya and her south suburban partners are conducting a second donation campaign to help those in need.Rogachevskaya, Executive Director of the Gove...
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May
14,
2022
| 10:31 AM America/Chicago
The International Graduate Reception 2022 took over Engbretson Hall, just days before Commencement 2022. This event, hosted by The Office of International Services (OIS) at Governors State University (GSU), was a celebration of all recent internation...
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May
13,
2022
| 14:30 PM America/Chicago
In a moving ceremony marked by symbolism and tradition, 60 Governors State University (GSU) doctoral candidates were recently draped with velvet hoods on the stage of the Center for Performing Arts, welcoming them into the exclusive community of acad...
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