Georgia State University's Nepal Students Association organized a candlelight vigil on April 30 for the victims of the April 25 earthquake. 

China

Chinese Artist Xu Bing Explores Thorny Issues in SCAD Exhibition

by Trevor Williams | April 24, 2015 Atlanta is represented by the phoenix, the mythical bird that rises from the ashes as the city did after its Civil-War scorching. Chinese contemporary artist Xu Bing knows a thing or two about the symbol, which takes on a slightly different significance in his culture.  More
India

Atlanta Hosts Mumbai Delegation as U.S.-India Relations Warm Up

The positive personal chemistry between Barack Obama and Narendra Modi has recast U.S.-India relations to such an extent that even Atlanta is feeling the new vibes, Sonjui L. Kumar, chair of the Georgia Indo-American Chamber of Commerce, told Global Atlanta. More
Japan

Atlanta Delegation Celebrates 10 Years of Ties With Japanese City

by Trevor Williams | July 16, 2015 A City of Atlanta delegation returned this week from Japan, where they helped celebrate the 10th anniversary of ties with the sister city of Fukuoka.   More
Korea

Visiting Korean Students Expose GSU to 'Gangnam' Flash Mobs

by Phil Bolton | February 9, 2015 When Georgia State University President Mark Becker and Geo Suk Suh, then-president of Chonbuk National University based in Jeonju, Korea, signed on Oct. 17, 2013, a memorandum of cooperation to promote education and research there was no mention of flash mobs. More
Mongolia

Former Ambassador's Book Tracks U.S. Ties With Mongolia

by Trevor Williams | July 25, 2013 Though he's no longer in the thick of the relationship, former U.S. Ambassador Jonathan Addleton has literally written the book on diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Mongolia since 1987.  More