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Jumpstart Celebrates Adrian Douglas, II

Posted On May 18, 2016

The Alonzo A. Crim Center commends Adrian Douglas II, recent recipient of the Carl V. Patton Presidential Award for Community Service and Social Justice!

This esteemed award, presented by Georgia State University officials, is one of the highest honors bestowed upon students for their positive contributions to community upliftment. On and off-campus, Adrian has served… more »

The Crim Center Welcomes New Directors for Jumpstart and TEEMS Americorps

The Alonzo A. Crim Center for Urban Educational Excellence at Georgia State University recently added two new faces to its team: Nishona Curry and Vanessa Perez. Nishona now heads the Crim Center’s early literacy program, JumpStart. Vanessa now leads the Center’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education program, TEEMS (Technology, Environment, Engineering, Math and… more »

Jumpstart! Creates Delightful Winter Wonderland for Local Children

GSU Jumpstart students developed and facilitated activities for local elementary school children in a grand celebration of the holiday season: Winter Wonderland (Monday, December 7). Led by director Nishona Curry, Jumpstart participants engaged their excited pre-school and elementary school guests with fun games, relay races, photo op sessions, arts and crafts mini-workshops, coat giveaways and… more »