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).

Summer with Spotlight

Georgia State @ the Braves
Hey Panther Family!  Join Spotlight Programs Board for a night with your 2021 MLB World Series Champion Atlanta Braves at Truist Park, as they take on the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, June 22 at 7:20 p.m.  Tickets are $15 for students and $25 for faculty, staff, and guests.  Transportation is not provided.  Tickets are going fast, so get yours today!  For more details and to access the link to purchase tickets, please go to the Georgia State at the Braves event page in PIN.

Summer Movie Series
If you’ve been wondering what all the fuss was about or want to revisit your favorite Harry Potter characters on the big screen, Spotlight has got you covered!  Spotlight will be showing the entire series of movies in chronological order in Cinefest.

The dates for each film is:

“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” June 6-8
“Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” June 13-15
“Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban” June 21-22
“Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” June 27-29
“Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” July 5
“Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” July 11-13
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Pt 1” July 18-20
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Pt 2” July 25-27

Showtimes are 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. on all dates listed.

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.
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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.
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Spotlight is responsible for coordinating the art exhibits in the Gallery Lounge on the 3rd floor of Student Center East!