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New Building Bolsters Georgia State Momentum


Wendy Cromwell wcromwell@gsu.edu , 404-413-9050

ATLANTA — “We have the opportunity to be here to break ground on what is going to be an iconic building that is worthy of the work that is being done at the Georgia State University College of Law,” said… more »

Georgia State Law Holds New Building Groundbreaking on Sept. 12

ATLANTA — Georgia State University and its College of Law will commemorate the groundbreaking of its new building at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 12, at the corner of John Wesley Dobbs Avenue and Park Place.

University President Mark P. Becker and distinguished guests, including the chancellor of the University of Georgia System and… more »

New Building in Daily Report

Georgia State University has set a date, Sept. 12, to break ground for its long-anticipated new law school building, said the dean of GSU’s College of Law, Steven Kaminshine.

The state-of-the-art building responds to the rapidly changing field of legal education, Kaminshine said, with a design that promotes collaborative and experiential learning and makes the… more »

Site Location

The location of the new building is located at the corner of Park Place and John Wesley Dobbs Avenue, faced to the west by the Candler Building and to the north by the Georgia Pacific Center. The college’s footprint will follow roughly the outline of the existing parking lot. See photos after the jump.


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State Bond Sale Yields Low Rates

Posted On June 29, 2013
Categories Business, Our Progress

The state of Georgia sold $685 million in general obligation bonds to fund new construction projects, including the new Georgia State University College of Law building and to repair and renovate existing facilities throughout the state.

“These bonds were sold at very low rates given current market conditions and that translates into savings for Georgians,”… more »

Gov. Deal Signs Budget

Posted On May 9, 2013

May 9, 2013

ATLANTA — Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Tuesday a state budget that includes $58.8 million in bonds allocated to constructing a new building for Georgia State University College of Law.

The law building was included in Deal’s original fiscal year 2014 budget proposal and maintained support throughout the budget’s negotiations during… more »