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Frequently Asked Questions

Spotlight Programs Board will hold both in person and and virtual events in the fall.

Spotlight is working hard to move involvement meetings to virtual spaces for the fall. Visit to explore options for student organizations and activities that are moving to the virtual.

Yes, students can volunteer with Spotlight for the upcoming 2020-2021 year on PIN. Visit Panther Involvement Network (PIN) to apply.

Spotlight Programs Board Fall 2020 Plans

LATEST NEWS: The COVID19 pandemic has resulted in a number of changes to our normal business operations. We want to provide you the most up-to-date information and details related to our office and services regarding your return to campus in Fall 2020 . We will put you in touch with a member of our team no matter where they may be seated. We look forward to assisting you with all of your needs as we continue to provide services for the rest of Summer and help you with whatever your needs for Fall 2020.

As the Georgia State University campuses reopen, please know we are still committed to providing you the with opportunities for engagement. Visit our Spotlight Programs Board page in the Panther Involvement Network for more information on upcoming fall events. To meet the various needs of the campus community, we will be hosting both in-person and online programming this fall. For more information on campus reopening, please visit Georgia State Ahead to learn more about upcoming classes and returning to campus in August.

Spotlight staff will be available  8:30 a.m – 5:15 p.m. Monday-Friday

Panther Week

Join Spotlight Programs Board, University Events, and the Georgia State Alumni Association for Panther Week! October 19-23. Visit, Panther Week for event information. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter at @GSUSpotlight for more information or call 404-413-1610 during business hours 8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.

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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Cinefest is the 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.

Experience Spotlight

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Learn the ins and outs of event planning, develop leadership skills, and enrich your experience at Georgia State!
Tickets Purchase Event Tickets Here
Being a student has its perks, and an affordable ticket to upcoming events is one of them!
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For the full movie schedule, click here.