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2021
October
19,
2021
| 14:15 PM America/Chicago
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.) Registration is now open for Governors State University's (GSU) first, virtual winter hands-on science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) camp set to run-in two one-week sessions begin...
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October
13,
2021
| 09:23 AM America/Chicago
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.) Governors State University (GSU) was recently awarded $1.1 million U.S. Department of Education (DOE) TRIO grant to initiate a project to serve low-income individuals, first-generation college students, a...
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September
16,
2021
| 16:07 PM America/Chicago
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(University Park, Ill.) After serving in the role for more than a year, Governors State University (GSU) President Dr. Cheryl Green will be invested as the sixth President of Governors State University on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.T...
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September
14,
2021
| 12:28 PM America/Chicago
The School of Extended Learning (SXL) at Governors State University is launching two new programs in demand for today’s job market: Data Analyst and Python Developer. These are start-anytime, learn-anywhere, career-training programs that prepare job ...
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September
02,
2021
| 15:30 PM America/Chicago
"Stargazing with Contrails," is an emotionally moving tribute to summer on the prairie as it points skyward inviting visitors to follow suit. ...
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June
24,
2021
| 14:40 PM America/Chicago
(University Park, Ill.)  — The Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University recently named three new members to the advisory board for their influential roles as social and business leaders in art, conservation, and education.Jennifer ...
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June
10,
2021
| 14:10 PM America/Chicago
(UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.) – Public Scholarship in The Humanities is a series of four videos showcasing the collection of essays published as "Public Scholarship in Literary Studies" (2021), a ground-breaking collection released as part of Amherst Colle...
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June
03,
2021
| 11:22 AM America/Chicago
(University Park, IL)--In times of crisis music provides joy, reflection, and refuge. As Governors State University's Center for Performing Arts gets ready to return to live performance in the fall, their 25th Anniversary celebrations continue with M...
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May
17,
2021
| 10:09 AM America/Chicago
(UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.)  – Governors State University is celebrating Juneteenth, an annual commemoration marking the end of slavery, with a family friendly celebration in its Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park on Saturday, June 19, 2021 from 1 to 4 p.m.Fr...
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May
12,
2021
| 13:01 PM America/Chicago
(University Park, Ill.)  — Governors State University and South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association are partnering with Walgreens to host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the university on Saturday, May 15, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.On Tuesday, Walg...
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May
07,
2021
| 11:18 AM America/Chicago
 (UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.)  – The Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University is ranked the nation's best according to the 2021 USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest for Best Sculpture Park. Other parks in the top 10 ran...
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May
05,
2021
| 13:34 PM America/Chicago
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.) – Governors State University will honor legal scholar and trailblazer Jill Wine-Banks with an honorary doctorate degree during the 2021 Commencement (virtual) ceremony on May 22, 2021.A special prosecutor ...
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March
23,
2021
| 09:24 AM America/Chicago
 Contact:Zion Bankszbanks@govst.eduGovernors State University630-842-6427FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEUniversity Park, Ill.  – In a perfect spring kickoff, Walgreen Co. launched a pop-up COVD-19 clinic at Governors State University to vaccinate nearly 1,500 ...
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February
26,
2021
| 16:55 PM America/Chicago
ContactZion Bankszbanks@govst.eduGovernors State University630-842-6427FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(University Park, Ill.) – Friday, U.S. Congressman Danny K. Davis announced the launch and inaugural honoree of the Illinois Black Hall of Fame (IBHOF). Chica...
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February
18,
2021
| 08:55 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion BanksGovernors State UniversityEmail: zbanks@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill. — Governors State University (GSU) recently received a $60,000 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) grant to support a project that will...
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2020
November
23,
2020
| 16:37 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Robert ClayGovernors State UniversityEmail: cseip@govst.eduFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEUniversity Park, IL – With the holidays fast approaching, Governors State’s Center for Student Engagement and Intercultural Programs (CSEIP) will be hosting a Ho...
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November
10,
2020
| 12:03 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion BanksGovernors State UniversityEmail: zbanks@govst.eduFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEUniversity Park, IL – Governors State University (GSU) will offer intensive English training, computer literacy, and foundational math classes through a $456,000...
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November
10,
2020
| 11:13 AM America/Chicago
 Contact: Jane CoxGovernors State Universityjcox1@govst.edu708.207.1361For Immediate ReleaseUniversity Park, IL – The Center for Performing Arts acknowledges that the racial justice crises are wakeup calls that demand attention. Executive Director La...
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October
27,
2020
| 15:44 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL –The College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) and the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at Governors State University (GS...
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October
12,
2020
| 10:22 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Zion Banks Governors State University Email: zbanks@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL –To welcome the fall foliage, the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park is hosting "Prairie Party/ Date with theNate," an hour-long c...
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October
05,
2020
| 14:04 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Joshua Young Governors State University Email: jyoung4@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL – Tickets are now available for Governors State University’s Chicago Southland International Film Festival (CSIFF). Festiv...
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September
22,
2020
| 09:28 AM America/Chicago
In a historic year marked by a global pandemic and new leadership, Governors State University is reporting surging enrollments in graduate and double-digit increases in international students for the university’s Census, the official 10-day enrollmen...
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September
18,
2020
| 11:43 AM America/Chicago
Contact: Jun Zhao Governors State University Email: jzhao@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL – Governors State University’s College of Business has received a $578,884 Build to Scale grant from the U.S. Economic Developme...
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August
14,
2020
| 15:16 PM America/Chicago
    Contact: Joshua Young Governors State University Email: jyoung4@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University Park, IL – Governors State University’s Chicago Southland International Film Festival (CSIFF) is pleased to announce its...
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August
06,
2020
| 15:57 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Suzanne Patterson Governors State University Email: spatterson3@govst.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   University Park, IL – Governors State University’s Chicago Southland International Film Festival (CSIFF) is pleased to announce ...
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July
31,
2020
| 15:19 PM America/Chicago
University Park,  IL — In a 34-page document, Governors State University recently announced details on how it will continue delivering a high-quality education to students in the Southland during the coronavirus pandemic. The Fall 2020 Operating P...
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July
29,
2020
| 16:30 PM America/Chicago
UNIVERSITY PARK, IL — On July 28, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced it was postponing fall national championships for cross country, soccer and volleyball until the spring. After reviewing that decision and th...
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June
30,
2020
| 18:42 PM 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 Contact Tracing Certification Course Univer...
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June
30,
2020
| 10:00 AM 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
| 12:14 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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