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Campus Spotlight

Rachel Abbott named School of Education dean

AMERICUS (Feb. 3, 2016)—Interim President Charles Patterson, Ph.D., today announced that Rachel Abbott, Ph.D., interim dean of the Georgia Southwestern State University School of Education, has been named the school’s permanent dean. Abbott’s new role is effective immediately.

Renown Georgia economist headlines 21st GSW Economic Outlook Luncheon

AMERICUS (Jan. 28, 2015)--The Georgia Southwestern State University Center for Business and Economic Development is pleased to announce that the 2016 Economic Outlook luncheon will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 1 p.m.. This is the 21st program in a series of annual economic outlook events sponsored by the Georgia Southwestern State University Center for Business and Economic Development.

Annual MLK Convocation scheduled for Jan. 20

AMERICUS (Jan. 13, 2016)— Georgia Southwestern State University will host its annual MLK Convocation on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 11 a.m. in  the Convocation Hall of the Student Success Center. The keynote speaker is Kecia M. Ashley, Ed.D., CEO and founder of Kecia Ashley Enterprises.

GSW to host ‘An Evening with the President” at Albany Museum of Art Jan. 14

AMERICUS (Jan. 13, 2016)—The Admissions Office and Alumni Affairs at Georgia Southwestern State University are hosting “An Evening with the President” Thursday, Jan. 14 at the Albany Museum of Art. The event begins at 6 p.m., and high school juniors and seniors, other future students and Georgia Southwestern alumni are encouraged to attend the event.

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Georgia Southwestern's Campus will be closed from Dec. 21 through Jan. 3

First 'Wheatley Lighting'

WHAT: Georgia Southwestern State University hosted its first annual 'Wheatley Lighting' event, Nov. 30, 2015. Lights strung on the *Wheatley Administration Building, were turned on ceremoniously in honor of the holiday season. Free hot chocolate was served. This event was open to GSW students, faculty, staff and the Americus community.

2015 GSW Fall Fest set for Oct. 19-23

Below are the events for GSW's 2015 Fall Fest.

Study Abroad Fair Oct. 14

WHAT: Study Abroad Fair. Study Abroad opportunities abound at Georgia Southwestern, and additional courses are on the rise.


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GSW Foundation
The purpose of the foundation is "to promote in various ways the cause of higher education in the State of Georgia, with particular emphasis on the development of Georgia Southwestern State University."

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Griffin Bell Golf Links
Griffin Bell Golf Links is a public 18-hole golf course owned and operated by Georgia Southwestern State University.

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