Posted Thursday, Aug 27, 2015 12:00:00 PM
In 1964, Brunswick College opened its doors for business. In 1966, Kennesaw Junior College in Cobb County did the same. Brunswick College, which changed its name to Brunswick Junior College the next year, had an initial enrollment of 266. Kennesaw had just over 1,400 students.
Posted Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015 9:33:00 AM
Real life is looking real good to Alexxis Mells '19. The Brunswick High School graduate and hometown girl is the recipient of the College Foundation's Real Life Scholarship, awarded to a graduating senior who has been active in the Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Georgia and will be attending the College of Coastal Georgia.
Posted Friday, Aug 21, 2015 11:26:02 AM
Brunswick, GA – At the Atlanta Chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier's 3rd Annual Scholarship and Grant Recipient Reception held at The Atlanta History Center on August 10, three students enrolled in the College's culinary arts career degree program received scholarships.
Posted Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 11:14:00 AM
College of Coastal Georgia Announces President's List & Dean's List for Summer Term 2015
Posted Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 9:37:00 AM
Standing in the shade offered by the Student Center building, Julianna Speer explained to some dozen new College of Coastal Georgia students the rules of the team building game she was leading them through. "Ok, so I say something about myself and if you have that too, say 'Hey cool, me, too,' then switch places," Speer said. "Just don't be the last one to find a new place, because then you're stuck in the center and then it's your turn. Get it?"
Posted Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 9:07:00 AM
Tyler Fair '16 loves sports – all types – but he has no plans to build a career around them. He played the horn in the Brunswick High School band until he graduated in 2011 and also in the Coastal Youth Symphony], but music isn't his passion, either. He yearns to travel all over the world, but chose to stay in his hometown to go to college.
Posted Monday, Aug 17, 2015 9:00:00 AM
College of Coastal Georgia incoming freshman Brianna Lewallen, left, gets a helping hand from CCGA mathmatics educator Courtenay Miller and CCGA President Gregory Aloia with unloading her car during moving in day at the college Saturday.
Posted Thursday, Aug 13, 2015 4:22:00 PM
Dr. Armindo Freitas-Magalhães, Director of the Facial Emotion Expression Lab (FEELab), Faculty of Health and Sciences, University Fernando Pessoa in Porto, Portugal will be the inaugural speaker for the first Coastal Scholars presentation of the new academic year.
Posted Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015 11:00:00 AM
This is Stephanie Curry's second year to serve as a campus orientation leader. She works in the Office of Student Life and is also a member of the new Blue Crew.
Posted Tuesday, Aug 4, 2015 8:00:00 AM
Jenna McDaniel volunteered to be an orientation leader during the summer. McDaniel said helping her friends out sounded like a fun thing to do.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:30:00 AM
CCGA is one of four schools in the University System expanding their foreign language programs through a new online eMajor approved in May.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:21:15 AM
Sixty-seven young men from Glynn and McIntosh counties will walk across the auditorium stage on the College of Coastal Georgia's campus today.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:16:00 AM
While most college students spend their summer soaking up the sun, Hannah Veazey, a rising junior at CCGA, is spending her time serving others.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:12:00 AM
The graduating class of nurses earning B.S.N. degrees achieved a 100% pass rate on their National Council of State Boards of Nursing NCLEX licensure exam.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:08:00 AM
Hopscotch diphthongs, books of Mad Libs and exploding homemade volcanoes may not seem like normal ways to teach elementary school students.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:07:00 AM
Lightning strikes and the thunder claps of an afternoon thunderstorm were no match for the bright smiles and loud claps of applause from the audience.
Posted Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 8:02:00 AM
When Jozsef Szasz opened his gym 10 years ago, he did it with young talent like Dalton Zachery, Charles Truesdell and Cole Harvey in mind.
Posted Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Peter Snow '16 is a man in transition.
Posted Tuesday, Jul 21, 2015 8:00:00 AM
As the recipient of the John Hunt Entrepreneurship Scholarship, Kathy Wood says she is "completely shocked and blown away".
Posted Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015 8:55:00 AM
Amber Jordan '16 has a smile that lights up a room, a heart to match, and three goals in life she is determined to achieve.
Posted Tuesday, Jul 7, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Chase Belcher wants everyone on campus to know that CCGA Club Baseball is here to play.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015 3:35:00 PM
Kerdansky Besson is a business major in the marketing track, looking forward to a series of internships to test his enthusiasm and what he's learning in his classes.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015 5:35:00 PM
Juliana Speer is one of the first members of a new campus organization, Español de la Costa, that is dedicated to familiarizing College students and the community with Hispanic culture.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 16, 2015 3:00:00 PM
Biology major Jennifer Jenkins '16 didn't start college as a scientist-to-be. Since she was 11 years old, she had spent her summers with the Island Players, the community theatre on St. Simons Island, and their Young Peoples Summer Workshop.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 9, 2015 4:00:00 PM
Hunter Cornelius had a career with the College of Coastal Georgia men's golf team that most any player would welcome.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 2, 2015 4:00:00 PM
For Kyle Meyer the Atlantic Ocean and the Marshes of Glynn are two of his classrooms and you are as likely to find him at the St. Simons Island fishing pier in the village as you are on campus.
Posted Tuesday, May 26, 2015 4:00:00 PM
Michelle Thompson Smith has a lot to balance in her life as she works towards her B.S.N. Previously stationed at Ft. Campbell, Kentucky, the Army veteran has been living on St. Simons Island for three years and taking nursing classes at the College.
Posted Tuesday, May 19, 2015 4:00:00 PM
Ryan Hurlock graduated with a B.B.A. and the distinction of being the 2014-2015 Outstanding Business Student. The Woodbine native, completed his freshman and sophomore coursework at the College's Camden Center in Kingsland but most of his upper-level classes have been at the Brunswick campus.
Posted Tuesday, May 12, 2015 4:00:00 PM
Emy Alplund is competing for the College of Coastal Georgia women's tennis team for the first time in 2014-15. Alplund, a true freshman from Lund, Sweden, has played mostly No. 1 doubles and No. 3 singles.
Posted Tuesday, May 5, 2015 4:00:00 PM
John Jackson is excited about his future. Eleven years ago, when he graduated from high school, he found a job working at a boys' home and later in road construction. He wasn't afraid of hard work, but after nine years of physical labor, he recognized he would need to go back in order to move ahead.