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  • VSU Students study fungi in Ireland

    Dr. Emily Cantonwine, professor of mycology and plant pathology at Valdosta State University, studies fungal diseases and methods for control. Her findings can be used to determine fungicide effectiveness and to reduce disease development.

    August 13, 2013

  • MediaArtsGeniusesMedia.jpg Media Arts Geniuses Showcases VSU Students’ Talents

    Leaving his hometown of Savannah behind, E. Chad Lawson, 20, arrived at Valdosta State University in August 2011 with a desire to study computer information systems and a passion for photography. No one knew about his artistic talents or his desire to use those talents to help others. As far as anyone was really concerned, he was merely a freshman pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science.

    August 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • Valdosta State University Move-In

    Valdosta State University Move-In

    August 5, 2013

  • IMG_4070.JPG Camp encourages students to consider careers in computer science

    Thirteen-year-old Priyanka Gupta sees an opportunity to make her mark in the world through technology and the advancements therein.

    July 26, 2013 1 Photo

  • Talley Here's Johnny MEDIA.jpg VSU's Talley Mulligan wins media arts award for Johnny Carson Trivia Game

     A classic television trivia game created and designed by a newcomer to the Valdosta State University faculty received an Award of Excellence during the 2013 Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts.

    July 23, 2013 1 Photo

  • Associate professor explores disease management strategies in peanuts

    According to the National Peanut Board, peanuts are the 12th most valuable cash crop in the nation. In Georgia alone, peanuts account for more than 20 percent of the state’s agricultural income and the peanut industry provides more than 50,000 jobs statewide. Last year, Georgia was said to produce approximately 50 percent of the nation’s peanut supply.

    July 22, 2013

  • VSU summer commencement ceremony Saturday, July 27

     Valdosta State University will host the summer graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 27, in the P.E Complex, located at 401 Baytree Road.

    July 18, 2013

  • VSU hosts quarterly staff council meeting

    Valdosta State University will host the University System of Georgia Staff Council (USGSC) quarterly meeting Thursday, July 18 in the Student Union.

    July 17, 2013

  • lego VSU.jpg Let go my Lego

    Matthew Sandoval, 7, spent the week building towers, bridges, castles, and more using LEGO blocks during Valdosta State University Continuing Education's LEGO Junior summer camp. The boys and girls were challenged to use their imaginations as they tackled a number of individual and group projects and competitions. The university's annual Camp Discovery program offers fun and educational summer camps for area children and teenagers. Visit or call (229) 245-6484 for more information. 

    July 12, 2013 1 Photo

  • UK.jpg VMS students return from 10-day trip to United Kingdom

    A group of 22 Valdosta Middle School students and 4 VMS teachers recently returned from a ten-day Academic Service Learning International Exchange to several locations in the United Kingdom including London.  The trip was the culminating component of an 18-month commitment to the service learning project which they began in January 2012.  Their British counterparts visited Valdosta for 10 days in January 2013.

    July 11, 2013 1 Photo

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