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AMERICUS (Oct. 6, 2015)—A recent grant award from the Georgia Power Foundation will allow Georgia Southwestern State University Career Services to equip students with the “soft skills” necessary to compete in the job market.
AMERICUS (Sept. 28, 2015) - The Georgia Southwestern State University Office of the President is hosting a student photo contest.
AMERICUS (Sept. 24, 2015) – Georgia Southwestern State University students Rakia Zanders and Ariana Carby recently worked with Southeastern Pneumatic, Inc. (SEP) of Ellaville, Ga. to shoot a promotional video for the company.
AMERICUS (Sept. 22, 2015)—Major national elections don’t take place every year, but National Voter Registration Day does (Tuesday, Sept. 22 this year). Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) is doing its part by encouraging students to register their names for participation at the ballot box.
AMERICUS (Sept. 17, 2015)—The Fine Arts Building at Georgia Southwestern State University received much-needed renovation over the summer, and a special ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 25 at 10:45 a.m. to commemorate the improvements. The Fine Arts Building is located on the south end of campus adjacent to the James Earl Carter Library and the Business, History and Political Science Building.
Rosalynn Carter Institute Expands Program Proven to Reduce Caregiver Depression and Raise Satisfaction with Life
AMERICUS, GA (Sept. 9, 2015)—The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving’s (RCI) signature military caregiver program will expand to Virginia, North Carolina, and Los Angeles, California. With this latest growth, Operation Family Caregiver continues to pursue its strategy of serving families in states with the highest concentration of service members and veterans.
AMERICUS (Sept. 8, 2015)--National Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Recognition Day is Friday, September 18, 2015. In honor of that day, the National Park Service, the Friends of Andersonville, and Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) are hosting the 2015 National POW/MIA Convocation at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 16 in Convocation Hall of the Student Success Center (Storm Dome) on the campus of Georgia Southwestern State University. The featured speaker is Brigadier General Rhonda Cornum, US Army (retired), former POW during the Gulf War
The public is invited to this free event.
AMERICUS (Sept. 4, 2015) – Lauren DiPaula, Ph.D., associate professor of English, has been awarded a $1,000 mini-grant for the fiscal year 2015-16 from the University System of Georgia (USG) Office of Faculty Development. The grant will be used for developing the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at Georgia Southwestern State University.
AMERICUS (Sept. 4, 2015) – The Georgia Southwestern State University Honors Program kicked off a new year this week with their first meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 1.
AMERICUS, GA (Aug. 25, 2015)— After serving the Americus-Sumter County Chamber of Commerce for six years, Angela Smith has accepted a position at Georgia Southwestern State University as the executive assistant to the President. Interim President Charles Patterson made the announcement today. Smith will begin her new position at GSW Tuesday, Sept. 1.
AMERICUS, GA (Aug. 14, 2015)—This time Saturday, approximately 880 college students – with 289 of those being new freshmen – will be settling in to their homes for the next 10 months on campus as Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) hosts the 2015 edition of “Move-In Day.” Classes begin on Wednesday, Aug. 19, marking the official beginning of the fall semester. And with a new year comes new energy and often times new academic programs and construction.
The Summer 2015 edition of GSW’s alumni magazine "Aeolian" is now available for viewing online.
Beginning Fall 2015, Georgia Southwestern State University will have a new coffee shop in the Marshall Student Center. What was formerly known as "Java City" will now be called "Higher Grounds Cafe," and it will "proudly serve Starbucks coffee." The new coffee offering was based on a student brand survey conducted last year.
AMERICUS (July 31, 2015)—The Department of Public Safety at Georgia Southwestern State University hosted Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) recently allowing local and regional law enforcement personnel to earn Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST).