Posted Thursday, May 9, 2019 9:07:19 AM
The College of Coastal Georgia will celebrate the 50th graduating classes of the Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) and Associate of Radiologic Sciences programs this May. Both the ASN and radiologic science majors have been fixtures of the institution from its days as Brunswick Junior College to its current identity as the four-year College of Coastal Georgia.
Posted Thursday, May 9, 2019 8:41:58 AM
College of Coastal Georgia Dual Enrollment students Hailey Wilkerson, Morgan Dunn, and Bailey Harvey have been accepted to the College for Fall 2019. Each will major in nursing and have earned enough credits through Dual Enrollment to be considered a junior in college.
Posted Tuesday, May 7, 2019 9:50:10 AM
College of Coastal Georgia senior Kalia Lippencott discovered her leadership qualities as she became more involved on campus. Lippencott shares her experiences of being on campus and the benefits of having a support system at the College.
Posted Monday, May 6, 2019 2:44:14 PM
The criminal justice program at Coastal Georgia is one the College's fastest growing degrees. Housed within the School of Business and Public Management, the program continues to evolve and benefits from the real-world experience of its instructors.
Posted Thursday, May 2, 2019 7:33:14 AM
Posted Monday, Apr 29, 2019 11:04:08 AM
The college held the annual Military & Community Partner Appreciation Ceremony on Thursday, April 25 to celebrate the service of faculty, staff and students as well as the work of community partners.
Posted Monday, Apr 29, 2019 10:55:13 AM
Safe Harbor Children's Center hosted an awareness event Monday April 22, along with the College of Coastal Georgia and Faithful Love, an organization that reaches out to women in the community who are victims of sex trafficking. Safe Harbor runs the Connie Smith Rape Crisis Center in Brunswick. The center offers a full range of services to survivors, including access to a nurse who specializes in caring for sexual assault victims. The event aimed to bring community members together to discuss sexual assault and ways the crime can be prevented. Attendees were also educated about the importance of consent and respect for others.
Posted Sunday, Apr 28, 2019 5:38:28 PM
Going into this season, the College of Coastal Georgia softball team had put together some good seasons but not one that included a significant championship. That changed on Saturday when the Mariners came from behind to defeat USC-Beaufort 5-2 in the opening game of their doubleheader to end the regular season. The victory, highlighted by a three-run seventh inning to break a 2-2 deadlock, clinched the regular-season Sun Conference crown for the Mariners who entered Saturday with a one-game lead over the Sand Sharks in the league standings.
Posted Sunday, Apr 28, 2019 5:15:00 PM
The College of Coastal Georgia Men's Tennis team finished second in The Sun Conference's championship tournament for the second consecutive year, once again falling to Kaiser University. The Mariners joined the conference last year and quickly made a name for themselves. "Our guys represented Coastal Georgia well," said Coastal's head coach Zack Rogers. "We fought hard, but in the end just came up a little short."
Posted Friday, Apr 19, 2019 4:56:56 PM
Posted Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 1:11:00 PM
College of Coastal Georgia sisters Julia and Madeline Garner have been chosen for two separate Research Experience for Undergraduates summer programs. REU is a highly competitive program offered by colleges and universities around the country to provide undergraduates with experience living and working like graduate students.
Posted Friday, Mar 29, 2019 2:48:54 PM
The Office of International Education will host guest speaker Sarah Junkin Woodward of the Centre of Development in Central America (CDCA). Woodward will speak about recovery efforts in Nicaragua with her presentation "2019 Nicaragua in Recovery...What's Next? Linking U.S. and Nicaraguan Neighbors."
Posted Monday, Mar 25, 2019 11:52:34 AM
Atlanta BeltLine visionary Ryan Gravel addressed a crowd gathered at the College of Coastal Georgia Southeast Georgia Conference Center on March 21. Gravel, an urban planner, designer and author, shared the story of the creation of the Atlanta BeltLine. Gravel envisioned the project in his graduate thesis in 1999 and has since helped bring the project to life while sharing its story with communities around the world. The talk on Thursday, which included an on-stage interview with Bert Roughton, a former senior managing editor at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, created a buzz around the community, and attendees filled most seats in the college's Southeast Georgia Conference Center. The conversation about how to revitalize an area is familiar in Brunswick, where community members wish to bring more life to downtown and other parts of the city.
Posted Monday, Mar 25, 2019 10:35:23 AM
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 11:10:44 AM
The Coastal Georgia Men's Golf Team won the Battle at the Primm Golf Tournament in Primm, Nevada.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 10:48:00 AM
The Mariner Men's Golf Team competes in the NAIA Battle of Primm tournament in Primm, Nevada, near Las Vegas. After the first day, the Mariners are on top of the scoreboard following the first 36 holes of the event and are 18 holes away from another tournament title.
Posted Monday, Mar 18, 2019 8:10:00 AM
College of Coastal Georgia senior Jonathon Edgy was awarded the 2019 Academic Recognition Day Award by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia on February 12.He was nominated by two professors, not only for his high academic achievements but because he represents the best of what Coastal Georgia has to offer.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 10:59:00 AM
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 9:29:36 AM
Dr. Carla Bluhm, an associate professor of psychology at the College of Coastal Georgia, will embark on a monthlong pilgrimage to the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Spain from Tomar, Portugal. She is participating in the centuries old tradition of the Camino de Santiago, also known as the Way of Saint James. The Camino de Santiago is an ancient pilgrimage to the burial site of the remains of the Apostle St. James at the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. The journey has been made by pilgrims for centuries, taking different routes from their homes across Europe. Bluhm will start her own walk in Portugal, known as the Camino Portugués. She hopes that her journey will provide insight into various topics in psychology, such as the psychology of long walks, psychology of the impacts of global warming, elements of awe, and more.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 9:06:00 AM
The 1968-1969 Brunswick Junior College Buccaneer men's basketball team will reunite after 50 years during the College of Coastal Georgia's homecoming celebration.
Posted Friday, Feb 15, 2019 5:00:00 PM
Mariner fans are asked to wear pink during the homecoming basketball games against Thomas University for Play4Kay.
Posted Friday, Feb 15, 2019 1:28:22 PM
After moving to the United States from Mexico at the age of five, Ada Ramirez,an accountant in the Office of Business Affairs and 2018 graduate of the College of Coastal Georgia, is an American citizen. She is excited about all the privileges she'll get to enjoy as a citizen, such as voting, and is grateful to her father for helping her on her pathway to citizenship.
Posted Friday, Feb 15, 2019 10:56:13 AM
The College of Coastal Georgia hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open its new office space for the Financial Aid Department.
Posted Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 12:57:00 PM
The 1968-1969 Brunswick Junior College Buccaneer men's basketball will celebrate its 50th reunion during the College of Coastal Georgia's homecoming weekend on Saturday, February 16. The 1968-1969 team was an all-freshman basketball team. They held the record for defensive play, keeping their opponents' average at 68.8 points, and earned a .500 season. They played against teams from Georgia Southern University, Georgia Military College, Brewton-Parker College, and Daytona State College, formerly Daytona Beach Junior College.
Posted Monday, Feb 11, 2019 3:34:00 PM
The College of Coastal Georgia hosted the first annual Coastal Scholars Showcase, where faculty presented their work for colleagues, students, and community members.
Posted Thursday, Feb 7, 2019 3:08:14 PM
U.S. News & World Report just named the College of Coastal Georgia the No. 1 most affordable College in the nation for out-of-state students taking online courses. To read the complete story, visit U.S. News & World Report's website at www.usnews.com forward slash higher hyphen education.
Posted Monday, Feb 4, 2019 2:43:00 PM
The College of Coastal Georgia will showcase the work of faculty members at the Coastal Scholars Showcase. The showcase gives faculty and staff an opportunity to present their scholarship to colleagues, students, and community members. Faculty members continue to contribute to their field of study through research, creative expressions, published work, and collaboration with others to form new ideas.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 29, 2019 3:20:00 PM
Dr. Colleen Knight, chair for the Department of Natural Sciences and associate professor of chemistry at the College of Coastal Georgia, will perform in the musical comedy "Nunsense" directed by Josh Sinyard, February 1-3 at the Glynn Academy Auditorium. The proceeds from the production will go towards the Glynn Academy Players drama club. Knight talks about her love for the theatre and how art and science are the perfect match.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 5:35:00 PM
College of Coastal Georgia men's basketball coach Jesse Watkins had planned all along for the Mariners coaches to participate in the Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers program this week. And, the Coastal Georgia coaches will indeed do that on Thursday as they plan to help the National Association of Basketball Coaches and the American Cancer Society raise awareness for cancer and also help raise money for continued cancer research. For more information on Coaches vs. Cancer, click here.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 8:35:30 AM
Dr. Ian Easton, assistant professor of health informatics and healthcare administration at the College of Coastal Georgia, was recently recognized as a Distinguished Leader by the Medical Group Management Association - American College of Medical Practice Executives. Easton talks about his time with the MGMA-ACMPE and the kind of knowledge he shares with students at the College.