School of Public Health Awarded Facebook Grant to Create Film Aimed at Advancing Racial Justice
Published May 18, 2021 in Georgia State News Hub
Georgia State's School of Public Health has been awarded a $75,000 grant from Facebook Reality Labs, to create a narrative film that will be an immersive and interactive online platform for combatting racial injustice.
Alliance Theatre Partners With CMII to Present Virtual Production of ‘Data’
Published May 5, 2021 in Georgia State News Hub
An award-winning play about a computer programmer gets turned into an interactive live experience with the help of Georgia State.
The Persistence of the Past
Published March 23, 2021 in Georgia State News Hub
Renowned investigative journalist, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and professor of practice Douglas Blackmon leads Georgia State students to examine some of American history’s most difficult chapters and bring to life the stories of the people who suffered through them.
Georgia State Varsity Esports Hosts Virtual Spring Semiannual PantherLAN Tournament
Published March 9, 2021 in Georgia State News Hub
Georgia State University’s varsity esports program will hold its spring semiannual PantherLAN Tournament virtually April 10-11, with competition open to students from Georgia State and other colleges and universities.
Georgia State’s CMII, Software Developer Reallusion Partner To Create Center To Further Innovation In Animation
Published December 8, 2020 in Georgia State News Hub
The Creative Media Industries Institute (CMII) at Georgia State University has partnered with software developer Reallusion to establish real-time animation and motion-capture lab software for students and studios.
Georgia State Professor Recognized As Trailblazer In Entertainment Industry
Published November 20, 2020 in Georgia State News Hub
Candice Alger, a professor of practice at the Creative Media Industries Institute, has been honored as the Woman of the Year in Arts by the organization Women in Technology.
Georgia State Police Chief Talks Candidly with Student Activists in “Crucial Conversations”
Published October 8, 2020 in Georgia State News Hub
Georgia State’s Rialto Center for the Arts, GSUTV, the Creative Media Industries Institute (CMII) and the Narrating Justice Project have introduced “Crucial Conversations,” a statewide TV series of civil, nonpartisan discussions addressing racial equity and reconciliation.
Georgia State's Fall PantherLAN Esports Tournament Held Virtually on Twitch, Oct. 31-Nov. 1
Published September 29, 2020 in Georgia State News Hub
Georgia State University’s varsity esports team will host the fall PantherLAN Esports Tournament virtually via Twitch.