AA-EEO News & Highlights

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy

It continues to be the policy of Georgia State University to implement affirmative action and equal opportunity for all employees, students and applicants for employment or admission without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability.

The university’s affirmative action program and related policies are developed… more »

Federal and State Laws

Under Title VII, ADA, and the ADEA, it is illegal to discriminate in any aspect of employment including: Hiring and firing; compensation, assignment, or classification of employees; transfer, promotion, layoff, or recall; job advertisements; recruitment; testing; use of company facilities; training and apprenticeship programs; fringe benefits; pay, retirement plans, and disability leave; or… more »

Edward M. Kennedy Community Service Award

The American Association for Access, Equity and Diversity (AAAED) has announced that Georgia State is the recipient of The Edward M. Kennedy Community Service Award. The award is presented to an individual or organization demonstrating outstanding community service. The university has sponsored the Professional Development and Training Institute (PDTI) of AAAED for the… more »

16th Annual Women at Work-Beyond Cupcake & Credit Cards: A Journey to Self & Financial Achievement

This year the focus of the Woman at Work Series is A Journey to Self & Financial Achievement. Participants engage in a series of webinars and workshops that gives them the opportunity to network, enhance their presentation skills, knowledge base, and seek mentors, engage in learning about trends of success in the workplace and… more »