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Campus Spotlight

GSW awards $3,000 in scholarships to ASHS students from “College Readiness” essay competition

AMERICUS (April 16, 2015)—For the second consecutive year, Georgia Southwestern State University collaborated with Sumter County Schools to address college readiness. Georgia Southwestern today awarded $3,000 in scholarship money to Blake St. John, Thomas Edge and Jessica Marie Clayton - all juniors at Americus-Sumter High School’s South Campus – for their entries in the College Readiness Essay Competition. The writing theme this year was “How Does College Education Make You a Better Citizen.” Scholarship funds will only be awarded if students attend Georgia Southwestern.

Promising results prompt Johnson & Johnson to fund expansion of RCI’s Operation Family Caregiver

Military caregiver program reduces depression and improves satisfaction with life; Will grow to three new locations in 2015

AMERICUS, GA (April 7, 2015) – A program that aims to help the caregivers of returning service members and veterans is showing signs of success. Johnson & Johnson, which has supported the Rosalynn Carter Institute’s (RCI) caregiving programs for many years, will support the program’s expansion to three new sites this year.

Georgia Southwestern renews prestigious AACSB Business Accreditation

AMERICUS (April 7, 2015) — The School of Business Administration at Georgia Southwestern State University has maintained its business accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master's and doctoral degrees in business and accounting.

GSW to offer out-of-state waivers to residents of Alabama, Florida, South Carolina beginning Fall 2015

AMERICUS (April 1, 2015)—All residents of Alabama, Florida and South Carolina that attend Georgia Southwestern State University will be granted out-of-state tuition waivers by the University System of Georgia (USG) beginning Fall 2015. The USG Board of Regents approved this border state amendment to the waiver policy in March 2015.

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Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Rylander

Opening Thursday the the Rylander - Free and Open to the Public

Informational session/workshop for adult learners set for Monday, April 20
International Week activities: March 31-April 2

Tuesday, March 31 - World Games Day

Chamber Concert features 'An Evening of Gershwin' led by pianist Joe Chapman

Georgia Southwestern's 2014-2015 Chamber Concert Series concludes Thursday, March 26, at 7:30 p.m. in Jackson Performance Hall with “An Evening of Gershwin” presented by Dr. Joe Chapman, pianist and professor of music at the University of North Georgia.


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