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Message in a Bottle

Posted On January 25, 2016 by Bobbin Wages
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Product names attract consumers, especially in the craft beer market, says assistant professor Cameron Verhaal. However, what microbrewery enthusiasts expect from their beer expands far beyond clever names and even tasty flavors.

Regynald Washington – Hospitality Leader

Posted On January 19, 2016 by Andrea Judy
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Leaders gravitate to the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University. Many come to expand their leadership opportunities; some come to mentor, others to be involved in their alma mater, and a few to leave a legacy.

International Experiences Open Doors to the Future

Posted On January 11, 2016 by Andrea Judy
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Managerial sciences student Jiehan Abdolwahb always knew that studying abroad would be part of her college experience. Growing up with parents from Ethiopia, international ways of looking at the world have always been a part of her life. “My parents have always encouraged me to travel internationally,” she said.

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Elmorris Dukes

Posted On December 14, 2015 by Jeremy Craig
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After he finished high school, Elmorris Dukes didn’t think college was for him. He had struggled in classes and doubted himself.

Lessons in Grit from the World of Ballet

Posted On November 30, 2015 by Jeremy Craig
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Patrick Turner, an admin specialist in Robinson’s School of Accountancy, kept his passion for ballet a secret for years. Now he uses the lessons he learned from dance to help first-generation college students find their way in the world.

Cuddle Up

Posted On November 2, 2015 by Bobbin Wages
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Rahim Charania, founder and CEO of American Fueling Systems, wears uncertainty like a warm blanket.