Frequently Asked Questions

Visit to explore options for student organizations and activities. There is a "Join" button on the top right corner of each registered student organization profile page so that you can stay informed about their upcoming events.

Yes, students can volunteer with Spotlight by applying on the Panther Involvement Network (PIN).

State vs Southern Week!

Images of mascots for GSU and GA SOUJoin Spotlight Programs Board and Athletics the week of February 14 – 18 in supporting the real “GSU” as part of the first “State vs Southern Week”. A timeline of student-focused events is on our State vs Southern Week page. Details are also available in the Panther Involvement Network. Show off your Panther spirit and prepare to paint the town blue.

Show your support by using the hashtag #StateNotSouthern when participating in any State vs Southern Week activities.

Visit our Spotlight Programs Board page in the Panther Involvement Network for information on all of our upcoming events.

Get Involved

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Spotlight Programs Board offers a few different ways for you to get involved! There are three different types of memberships within Spotlight: volunteers, committees, and the Executive Board.
Panther FamilyResizedSpotlight Committees
The Spotlight Programs Board is composed of nine active programming committees and the student-run Cinefest Film Theater, all of which work toward the continual fulfillment of our mission statement.

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Committee Applications
Learn the ins and outs of event planning, develop leadership skills, and enrich your experience at Georgia State!

Experience Spotlight

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Cinefest is a student-run movie theater. In operation since 1991, Cinefest screens a wide variety of films for the community including cult classics, foreign films, documentaries, independent films and Atlanta premieres.
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For a listing of the events offered by Spotlight, check the Events page.
A photo of artwork in the Gallery Lounge Gallery Lounge
Spotlight is responsible for coordinating the art exhibits in the Gallery Lounge on the 3rd floor of Student Center East!