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2020
June
30,
2020
| 01:42 AM America/Chicago
June 30, 2020 Governors State University Contact: Tonya S. Roberson, PhD, MPH Phone: (773)979-3918 Email: troberson4@govst.edu For Immediate Release Governors State University Offers Contract Tracing Certification Course Unive...
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June
30,
2020
| 05:00 PM America/Chicago
As parents know, children’s creativity knows no bounds. For instance, there are days when a child would rather be a penguin that gives advice. This summer, kids will get a chance to bring those kinds of characters to life—and see them on screen—when ...
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May
15,
2020
| 07:14 PM America/Chicago
      The Governors State University Board of Trustees announced today that it has selected Dr. Cheryl Green as the university’s sixth president to succeed Dr. Elaine P. Maimon, who will retire June 30, 2020, after leading the university for...
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March
13,
2020
| 02:00 PM America/Chicago
Governors State University has been monitoring the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for some time and working diligently on contingency plans as the virus spreads across the state of Illinois, our nation, and the world. We have been wo...
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March
11,
2020
| 07:57 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685   (University Park, IL)—A national healthcare research network is hosting a March 17 community listening session at Governors State University (GSU) as...
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February
21,
2020
| 05:33 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 (University Park, IL)—In a move to help reverse declining enrollment trends, the Governors State Board of Trustees has agreed to extend in-state tuition r...
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February
20,
2020
| 08:00 PM America/Chicago
Governors State University is seeking comments from the public about the university in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The university will host a visit on April 26 – 29...
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January
29,
2020
| 12:06 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Grandin, one of the first on the autism spectrum to publicly share her personal experiences with the disorder, will present at the end of a daylong conference for adults with disabilities ...
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2019
December
18,
2019
| 11:07 PM America/Chicago
University Park, IL–– Beginning Fall 2020, Governors State University (GSU) will partner with Joliet Junior College (JJC) to offer GSU’s Bachelorof Arts in Criminal Justice program at the JJC Romeoville Campus. Governors State will offer two cours...
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November
07,
2019
| 06:35 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 For Immediate Release University Park, IL—Freshmen students who meet direct admission requirements for Governors State University (GSU) are guaranteed ...
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November
01,
2019
| 11:20 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Phone: (708) 235.7685 Email: zbanks@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL — When the curtain rises for “Crowns: A Gospel Musical” at Governors State University on Nov. 16-17,...
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October
15,
2019
| 05:43 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 For Immediate Release University Park, IL— Billed as 50 years in the Making, Governors State University is celebrating 2019 Homecoming with a week’s wo...
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September
14,
2019
| 01:00 AM America/Chicago
Lewis Manilow Common Ground Initiative announced to bring local communities together through arts education and programming ...
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September
13,
2019
| 11:18 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Elaine Maimon to Transition at End of Current Contract in June 2020 ...
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September
11,
2019
| 11:25 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 For Immediate Release University Park, IL—With targeted state and university initiatives to increase enrollment and graduation rates, Governors State U...
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August
26,
2019
| 12:33 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 For Immediate Release University Park, IL – Illinois Governor JB Pritzker attended the 50th Anniversary Convocation Ceremony on Monday Aug. 26, at Gove...
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July
30,
2019
| 12:14 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Josh Young Governors State University Email: jyoung4@govst.edu 708.235.2826 For Immediate Release University Park, IL– Tickets are now on sale for the Second Annual Chicago Southland International Film Festival (CSIFF) at Gove...
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June
27,
2019
| 01:00 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 For Immediate Release University Park, IL (June 26, 2019) Governors State University (GSU) is celebrating 50 years of education and excellence on July ...
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June
12,
2019
| 09:29 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu 708.235.7685 For Immediate Release University Park, IL (June 12, 2019) Governors State University (GSU) is bringing together university and community college facult...
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April
23,
2019
| 06:25 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Email: zbanks@govst.edu Phone: 708.235.7685 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Goodman Theatre Resident Director Chuck Smith and Civic Leader Terry Mazany will receive honorary degrees from Governors State University for their lead...
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April
04,
2019
| 11:28 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Dr. Felicia L. Townsend Governors State University Email: ftownsend@govst.edu 708.534.3044 For Immediate Release Governors State University School of Extended Learning, in partnership with Thornton Fractional High School Distr...
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March
18,
2019
| 06:09 PM America/Chicago
Singer Adrian Dunn adds a contemporary twist to traditional opera to tell the tale of the challenges faced by many inner-city youth. Through gun violence, teen pregnancy, and fatherlessness, HOPERA ultimately illustrates that you really can make it —...
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March
18,
2019
| 06:06 PM America/Chicago
  Media Contact:Rosemary Johnsen 708.534.7053 Email: rjohnsen@govst.edu   For Immediate Release  University Park, IL—The National Endowment for the Humanities awarded Governors State University a prestigious grant for a project that...
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March
07,
2019
| 07:43 PM America/Chicago
Glitter & Gold gala superhero theme reflects the unsung heroes—alumni, emeriti, corporate partners, faculty and individuals—who lend their time, talent, and donations to Governors State University to build a better community for all. ...
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February
24,
2019
| 02:16 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Phone: (708) 235-7685 Email: zbanks@govst.edu   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL—The Rev. Dr. Albert “Al” Sampson, one of the first graduates of Governors State University and ...
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February
15,
2019
| 10:31 PM America/Chicago
The CSIFF celebrates independent filmmakers by highlighting feature films, as well as international student short films, in two events at the GSU Center for Performing Arts (CPA). This year, CSIFF has also expanded the international short film compet...
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February
15,
2019
| 10:31 PM America/Chicago
  Contact: Sharon Morrissey Governors State University 708.235.2812 Email: sbanaszak@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL – Student actors from Governors State University Theatre and Performance Studies program presen...
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January
16,
2019
| 07:09 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Sharon Morrissey Governors State University 708.235.2812 Email: sbanaszak@govst.edu University Park, IL — Sitting across the table from Brian Owens, one might get the feeling of conversing with — as some say — an old soul. Owe...
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2018
December
18,
2018
| 05:00 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Samantha Schmidt GOVERNORS STATE UNIVERSITY Email: sschmidt@govst.edu Phone: 708.534.4977 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   University Park, IL — University Park Generating (UPG) facilities recently donated $54,000 to the Family Deve...
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November
27,
2018
| 09:50 PM America/Chicago
The Creative Arts Talent Scholarships recognize students pursuing careers in writing, film, media studies, theatre and performance, and visual arts, with grants based on essays and work samples, in addition to GPA and AIM HIGH guidelines. ...
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