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Campus Spotlight

Foremost DNA expert in U.S. to lead GSW’s Griffin Bell Lecture April 15

AMERICUS (March 25, 2015)— Greg Hampikian, Ph.D., a leading DNA expert in the U.S. and co-author of “Exit to Freedom,” is the featured speaker for Georgia Southwestern State University’s Griffin B. Bell Lecture will be held Wednesday, April 15. The event will begin at 11 a.m. in the Nursing Auditorium of the Rosalynn Carter Health and Human Sciences Complex.

GSW Department of Theater, Communication and Media Arts shoots first feature film in Americus

By Alison Cantrell

AMERICUS (March 13, 2015) – The Georgia film and television industry is a large and prosperous entity, earning $5.1 billion this fiscal year. Georgia attracts film companies for reasons ranging from its varied geography to its tax incentives for film and television productions. Most recently, Georgia has been used as the filming location for scenes in movies such as the “Hunger Games” franchise and “Selma.” 

GSW expands online courses through state’s eCore collaborative program

Carrollton, Ga. (March 9, 2015)--Georgia Southwestern State University is now an affiliate institution of the University System of Georgia’s eCore Collaborative Program (USG eCore). By affiliating with the state-wide program, GSW will be able to offer students greater online class availability beginning fall 2015.

GSW to offer eMajor in criminal justice Fall 2015

Program designed to meet needs of adult learners, military, students going back to school

AMERICUS (March 4, 2015)—Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will be adding a new major in August – a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice offered completely online. Known as an “eMajor,” this new degree was approved at the February 2015 Board of Regents meeting in Atlanta as a collaborative program with Dalton State College. The new degree will be granted from Georgia Southwestern’s Department of Psychology and Sociology.

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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.

Art opening for Professor Emeritus Ralph Harvey March 24

Please join the Department of Visual Arts for the opening reception of Professor Emeritus, Ralph Harvey’s Retrospective!

Donor-Scholar Luncheon March 12

Scholarship recipients at Georgia Southwestern will share a meal with their benefactors Thursday, March 12, 2015 at noon during a luncheon honoring the two groups.

W2W event to discuss global employment market on March 9


A Windows to the World event entitled “Today’s Employment Market - The Reality of Living in a Global Community” will take place on Monday, March 9 at 11:00 a.m. in the Nursing Auditorium.


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