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AMERICUS, Ga. (Sept. 18, 2012)--Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Georgia Southwestern State University to the coveted Military Friendly Schools ® list. The 2013 Military Friendly Schools ® list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.
AMERICUS, Ga. (Sept. 17, 2012)—On Sept. 17, 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed in Philadelphia, Pa. by 39 delegates. Two signers were from Georgia: Abraham Baldwin and William Few. To commemorate Georgia’s involvement in that monumental occasion, the Student Government Association (SGA) at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will be hosting a Constitution Day Lecture featuring U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop Monday, Sept. 24 at 4:30 p.m. in Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410, 2413 and 2417.
AMERICUS, Ga. (Sept. 12, 2012)—Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) has announced its 2012-2013 Chamber Concert Series, opening with the Atlanta Guitar Trio Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Jackson Performance Hall.The complete concert series schedule is listed below.
AMERICUS, Ga. (Sept. 11, 2012)—For the second consecutive year, the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall will make a stop at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) in honor of National Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Recognition Day.The GSW campus will serve as the Wall’s site from Thursday, Sept. 20 through Saturday, Sept. 22. National POW/MIA Recognition Day is Friday, Sept. 21.
AMERICUS (Sept. 10, 2012)—Complete College Georgia (CCG) – Gov. Nathan Deal’s initiative to increase the numbers of Georgians earning a degree – reached another milestone today with the release of a report with specific plans by institutions in both the University System of Georgia (USG) and Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG).
A caring human resource--After 34 years at Georgia Southwestern State University, Brenda Davis (center), benefits manager, officially retired Aug. 31. Since 1978, Davis has been a caring and helpful member of the Georgia Southwestern family. Above, Davis stands with colleagues from the Department of Human Resources, Becky Ann Morris (left) and director Janet Siders. A retirement reception was given in her honor on Wednesday, Aug. 29. Davis earned a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Georgia Southwestern in 1996. Following her retirement, Davis will work part-time with Dr. Bryan Davis as GSW completes the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) reaffirmation process required every 10 years.
ANDERSONVILLE, Ga. (Sept. 5, 2012)--National Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Recognition Day is Friday, Sept. 21, 2012. In honor of that day, the National Park Service, the Friends of Andersonville, and Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) are hosting the 2012 National POW/MIA Convocation at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 19 in Jackson Performance Hall.
AMERICUS (Aug. 30, 2012)--Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) is hosting the first Third World in Perspective Program Seminar of the 2012-2013 academic year. Titled "Experiences of GSW Students in Bulgaria," the forum is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the Education Center, Room 100.
AMERICUS (Aug. 27, 2012)--The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) honored its 2012-13 Pope Fellowship awardees at a reception recently.
AMERICUS (Aug. 24, 2012)—After serving as vice chair and secretary of the Regents Advisory Committee on Records and Admissions (RACRA), Gaye Hayes, Ph.D., will serve as chair of the group for the 2012-2013 year. Hayes is the vice president of Enrollment Management at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW).
AMERICUS (Aug. 20, 2012)—Georgia Southwestern State University’s (GSW) Hispanic recruiter Francisco “Paco” Paredes will receive a special “role model” honor from Minority Access, Inc. next month at their national conference in Orlando.
AMERICUS (Aug. 9, 2012)—In the construction process, the only event more exciting than a groundbreaking ceremony is the ribbon cutting. Georgia Southwestern State University is proud to announce that the ribbon cutting for Phase One of the Rosalynn Carter Health and Human Sciences Complex (Carter One) is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the main lobby.
AMERICUS, Ga. (August 7, 2012)--According to former First Lady Rosalynn Carter, the United States is facing a caregiving crisis that has far-reaching consequences for every American. Named in her honor, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) at Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) is combating this issue with significant and consistent financial support from corporate partner Johnson & Johnson (J&J).
AMERICUS (Aug. 1, 2012)—For most of the country, College Colors Day will be recognized on Friday, Aug. 31, but Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) will be celebrating it a day early on Thursday, Aug. 30, taking advantage of the campus’ most active day of the week.
To commemorate, representatives from GSW Athletics and University Relations will be set up in the courtyard of the Marshall Student Center – adjacent to the Dining Hall – from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The following items/activities will be offered:
College Colors Day seeks to celebrate and promote the traditions and spirit that make college great by encouraging fans, alumni, and students to wear apparel from Georgia Southwestern throughout the day Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012.
Stay tuned to #gswccd2012 on Twitter and www.gswcanes.com for updates on the all the festivities.
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