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AMERICUS(Jan. 28, 2013)—High school students from all over Georgia squared off Friday, Jan. 25 at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) to put their math skills to the test.
AMERICUS (Jan. 23, 2013)—After serving as Georgia Southwestern State University’s (GSW) director of Human Resources (HR) since 2005, Janet Siders will retire effective Aug. 1, 2013.The search for a new HR director will begin soon. President Kendall Blanchard made the announcement today.
AMERICUS (Jan. 17, 2013)—The Center for Business and Economic Development at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will host the 18th annual Sumter County Economic Outlook Luncheon Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 1 p.m. in the Thomas O. Marshall, Jr. Pavilion Private Dining Room. This event is co-sponsored by the Americus Rotary Club. The featured speakers will be Phil Szmedra, Ph.D., and Randall Valentine, Ph.D., from the Georgia Southwestern School of Business Administration.
AMERICUS (Jan. 10, 2013)—With agreements at over 20 institutions in China, South Korea and India, Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) is making an effort to attract students from all over the world.On Monday, Jan. 8, University officials met with representatives from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) formally agreeing to continue working together for the mutual benefit of both institutions.
AMERICUS (Jan. 3, 2013)—Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will host its annual MLK Convocation Wednesday, Jan. 16 at 11 a.m. in Convocation Hall of the Student Success Center. Karla Heath-Sands of WALB-TV in Albany is the keynote speaker.
AMERICUS (Dec. 12, 2012)—Eugenia P. Bryan, Ph.D., associate professor of English, received the Excellence and Commitment to Teaching Award at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) during the graduation awards breakfast Saturday, Dec. 8 in the Marshall Student Center.
AMERICUS (Dec. 11, 2012)--Georgia Southwestern State University graduated nearly 390 students Saturday, Dec. 8 during its Fall 2012 Commencement. William "Dink" NeSmith, chair-elect of the University System of Georgia Board of Regents, delivered the keynote address.
AMERICUS (Nov. 30, 2012) —Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will hold its Fall 2012 Commencement ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 in Convocation Hall of the GSW Student Success Center. William “Dink” H. NeSmith, Jr., chair-elect of the University System of Georgia Board of Regents, will be the commencement speaker.
AMERICUS (Nov. 30, 2012)—The Georgia Southwestern Foundation, Inc. has named Reda K. Rowell, director of development at Clayton State University (CSU) in Morrow, as its executive director, effective Dec. 3.Rowell succeeds Boyce E. “Stick” Miller.
AMERICUS, Ga. (Nov. 27, 2012)—Georgia Southwestern State University Psychology Professor Chuck Huffman and his Psychology and Modern Life class showcased their arts and crafts skills for a few hours today to help troops in Afghanistan celebrate the holidays.
ROME, Ga. (Nov. 9, 2012)—The 30th annual meeting of the Association of Third World Studies (ATWS), Inc., was held at Berry College in Rome, Ga. last month, featuring over 100 attendees from around the globe.During the event 35 panels and round table discussions were organized all focusing on the theme, “Winds of Change: Crisis and Critique in the Third World.”
AMERICUS (Nov. 7, 2012)—John A. Neuenschwander, Ph.D., a retired history professor and municipal judge from Kenosha, Wis., will be the featured speaker for a Georgia Southwestern State University convocation Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m. in Jackson Performance Hall. The title of his speech is “Oral History in the 21st Century.”
AMERICUS (Nov. 5, 2012)—Following its mission to promote the mental health and well-being of individuals, families and professional caregivers, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) capped its annual summit Oct. 24 and 25 by formally recognizing caregivers and congratulating the former First Lady on her 25 years of service to the caregiving field.
AMERICUS (Nov. 2, 2012)—Philip Szmedra, Ph.D. professor of economics, was announced as Georgia Southwestern State University’s 2012-13 Featured Scholar today by President Kendall A. Blanchard, Ph.D.