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AMERICUS (May 3, 2013)--May 2, 2013 will go down as a very special day in the annals of Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) history.GSW President Kendall Blanchard said as much during a ceremony honoring former First Lady Rosalynn Carter.
AMERICUS (April 24, 2013)—During Georgia Southwestern State University’s (GSW) Honors Convocation earlier this month, nursing major Logan Hanley, a graduate of Southland Academy, was presented with the University’s highest academic honor, the 2013 Outstanding Scholar Award.
AMERICUS (April 22, 2013)—“Sirocco,” Georgia Southwestern State University’s “magazine of the arts,” is published in April of each year by students.A reading and reception celebrating the release of the 2013 edition, “Kindling the Flames,” was held April 10 in the Marshall Student Center Faculty Dining Room.
AMERICUS, Ga. (April 19, 2013)--Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will hold its second and final ribbon cutting Thursday, May 2 at 5 p.m. for the Rosalynn Carter Health and Human Sciences Complex.Celebrating the completion of the Complex’s second building, the event will be highlighted by the unveiling of a statue featuring GSW alumna and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter.
AMERICUS, Ga. (April 16, 2013)—Hundreds of junior high students squared off Saturday, April 6 at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) to put their math skills to the test.
AMERICUS, Ga. (April 15, 2013)—After receiving 14 entries from students, faculty, staff, and members of the Americus community, judges of Georgia Southwestern State University’s “Windows to the World” logo contest selected the submission from Boris Peltsverger, Ph.D., Simon Baev, Ph.D., and Tatiana Baeva. Peltsverger is the dean of the GSW School of Computing and Mathematics, Baev is an assistant professor of computer science and Baeva (Baev's wife) has a master's degree in fine arts. Baeva is also a student in the GSW Master of Science in computer science graduate program.
AMERICUS (April 5, 2013)—Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will hold its Spring 2013 Commencement ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4 in Convocation Hall of the GSW Student Success Center. Georgia Sen. Jason Carter is the commencement speaker.
AMERICUS (April 3, 2013)--“The American War in Vietnam: Still One More Lesson to Learn!” is the title of Georgia Southwestern State University’s (GSW) Third World in Perspective Seminar Wednesday, April 10.The session begins at 6:30 p.m. in GSW’s Education Center, Room 100.
The Windows to the World logo contest winner will be revealed at the Taste of the World event Wednesday, April 3 at 11:30 a.m. at the Marshall Student Center.
AMERICUS (March 29, 2013)—Scholarship recipients at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) shared a meal with their benefactors Thursday, March 14 at a luncheon honoring the two groups.
Twenty-three individuals from major employers in the Americus and Sumter County area participated in an Advancing Sumter leadership development training conducted through the University of Georgia J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development utilizing their Train-the-Trainer curriculum recently. The three-day training session was conducted at Rees Park Economic Development Center in Americus.
AMERICUS (March 28, 2013)—Georgia Southwestern State University President Kendall Blanchard, Ph.D., and Southland Academy Headmaster Ty Kinslow signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Monday, March 25 stating that college-level courses will be taught on Southland’s campus by qualified instructors through the state’s Accel Program. Beginning Fall 2013, the inaugural course will be college algebra.
AMERICUS (March 20, 2013)—In honor of Arbor Day 2013, the Early Bloomer’s Garden Club of Sumter County donated a red maple tree to Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) yesterday.