May 31, 2016
Vol. 29 Issue 4
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GSU Nursing School Ranks High in Nation and Region

Governors State University has been named one of the country's top nursing schools by Nursing Schools Almanac. The independent Web site collected data from over 3,200 institutions nationwide, and just 10% made the final list. GSU is in the top 6%. You can see the rankings here.

GSU Lecturer Named Educator of the Year

Michael Trendell, University Lecturer in Accounting in the College of Business, was named the 2016 Educator of the Year by theChicago Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors. GSU extends its congratulations to Mr. Trendell on this honor.

Important Message from Marketing and Communications

With the departure of Lindsay Gladstone, project manager in the Office of Marketing and Communications, project requests and submission procedures have been updated to provide the same quality service to the GSU community. For a complete list of appropriate contacts, services, and submission procedures and forms, please visit us on the Web. Click the link on the side menu relating to your  specific request for information. Please note,  submission procedures and deadlines have been revised so that we can continue to serve in a timely fashion. We thank you for your cooperation.



Faculty Authors and Sponsored Grant Recipients

The Friends of the Library and GSU Library honored faculty authors and grant recipients with a reception on April 13. An updated list of authors and sponsored grant recipients has been placed in OPUS.

Occupational Therapy Info-Session

The Department of Occupational Therapy will be hosting an informational session on Wednesday, June 1 in G157 from 5 to 6 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring unofficial copies of transcripts. For more information, contact Patricia Kalvelage.

Summer Grill and Chill

GSU's Summer Grill and Chill photo of Hamburgers, Chips and a cold drink

On Tuesday's during the months of June and July from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (weather permitting), Arena Food Service, Inc. will be grilling on the Hall of Governors patio. Please join them for lunch at the Summer Grill and Chill program.


GSU is once again sponsoring STEAM camps this summer for middle and high school students. Camps are being held during two different weeks, and students may register for one or both sessions. Week 1 runs from July 18 – 22 and focuses on forensics. Week 2 will feature robotics and gores from July 25 – 29. Read more.


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