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Americus, GA (April 5, 2016)–Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) is proud to announce the receipt of a $6,380 grant to participate in the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) Georgia Young Adult Program.
AMERICUS, Ga. (March 31, 2016)—Whether it’s to the mailbox or for an afternoon stroll, walking is an exercise most of us take part in every day. Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) Interim President Charles Patterson is asking the campus to join him for a “Walk with the President” in honor of National Walking Day Wednesday, April 6 at 4:30 p.m. The national initiative is led by the American Heart Association. Walkers are asked to meet at the Wheatley Administration Building for a 30-minute walk around Perimeter Road.
Americus, Ga., March 28, 2016—Representatives from Georgia Southwestern State University welcomed AT&T* and the It Can Wait campaign to campus today to address a dangerous practice—smartphone driving distractions. Research shows that 7-in-10 people engage in smartphone activities while driving.1 It’s no longer safe to assume that people are just texting from behind the wheel.
AMERICUS (March 18, 2016)—Scholarship recipients at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) shared a meal with their benefactors Thursday, March 17 at a luncheon honoring the two groups.
AMERICUS (March 16, 2016)—Mike Gaymon, author, professional speaker, and retired Chamber of Commerce president, is the featured speaker for Georgia Southwestern State University’s Griffin B. Bell Lecture Thursday, April 7. The event will begin at 11 a.m. in the Rosalynn Carter Health and Human Sciences Complex Lecture Hall.
The statement below is from GSW Interim President Charles Patterson regarding the recent passage of HB 859, otherwise known as "Campus Carry"
AMERICUS (March 9, 2016)—Carleen Wise of Plains, Ga. was recognized as Georgia Southwestern State University’s (GSW) Outstanding Scholar today during the March 2016 meeting of the University System of Georgia’s (USG) Board of Regents. In a special ceremony, Chancellor Hank Huckaby recognized the top students from each USG campus.
ATLANTA (March 4, 2016)—Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) held its first “GSW Day at the Capitol” Wednesday, March 2 to meet with the local legislative delegation and share the good things happening on campus to the entire General Assembly.
AMERICUS (Feb. 23, 2016) – Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) was ranked 2nd on the “50 Most Affordable Small Colleges for an HR Degree 2016” list assembled by humanresourcesmba.net released last week. Georgia Southwestern was the only Georgia college that made the list.
AMERICUS (Feb. 20, 2016)—For the first time, Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) honored alumni from each college/school on campus. The event, which recognized five Outstanding Alumni Award recipients, took place Friday, Feb. 19 in the Assembly Hall of the Wheatley Administration Building.
AMERICUS (Feb. 16, 2016)—Georgia Southwestern State University’s Master of Science in nursing program has been ranked 45th out of the 50 best graduate nursing programs in America by www.topmastersinhealthcare.com.
AMERICUS (Feb. 12, 2016)—For two days in February, Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) has played host to nearly 700 of the brightest high school students in the state.
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.
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.
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.