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Posted Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 12:00:00 AM
The College of Coastal Georgia’s Camden Center is looking to help as many area residents as possible further their career and earn a college diploma, be it an associate’s degree, a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree or a specific certification.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – A Memorandum of Understanding signed today between the College of Coastal Georgia and the American College of Greece opens the door to new international educational opportunities for students, faculty and staff of both institutions.
Posted Saturday, Mar 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The Complete College Georgia initiative calls for state colleges, universities and technical schools to collaborate in creative ways to make sure the Georgia workforce has the deep pool of talented, trained graduates by 2020 that will be necessary for global competiveness in the business world and economic development across the state.
Posted Friday, Mar 6, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The College of Coastal Georgia is hosting a College Fair at its Camden Center, 8001 Lakes Boulevard in Kingsland, on Thursday, March 19 with check-in beginning at 5:30 p.m. The College Fair is open to anyone interested in exploring post-secondary education options in Camden County.
Posted Friday, Mar 6, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Elizabeth Wurz, Associate Professor of English, School of Arts and Sciences, and Director of the Center for Service-Learning and Community Engagement, has been selected to serve on the Gulf-South Summit on Service-Learning and Community Engagement Through Higher Education Executive Committee.
Posted Friday, Mar 6, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Tate Holbrook receives strange looks at the drug store when he purchases a supply of neon colored nail polish. But what store employees don’t know is, Holbrook isn’t using the purchase to decorate his nails.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 4, 2015 12:00:00 AM
The CCGA Alumni Association Leadership Group ?(Darby Chancey ’12, chair) and alumnus Justin Henshaw ’11 are hosting an Alumni Association social hour at FUSE Frozen Yogurt, 101 Longview Plaza Driveway, St. Simons Island, on Friday, March 13, 4:30-7 p.m.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The Department of Arts and Humanities of the College’s School of Arts and Sciences received special recognition in the program for the Gold Key Ceremony of the Mid-Carolina Region Art and Writing Competition held in the McGloghan Theatre of the Spirit Square Center for Arts in Charlotte on February 8.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015 12:00:00 AM
The February 2015 issue of the Georgia Public Library Services News featured a story about STEM grants that included a partnership between the Marshes of Glynn Libraries and the College’s Department of Mathematics and campus Math and Engineering Club members. The local libraries are offering a summer robotics program to interest students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) topics and activities the libraries offer.
Posted Saturday, Feb 21, 2015 12:00:00 AM
strong>Brunswick, GA – A national search for one of the top administrative positions of the College of Coastal Georgia, Vice President for Academic Affairs, has been successfully concluded with the selection of Dr. Tracy L. Pellett. Dr. Pellett will join the Coastal Georgia staff on June 15, 2015.
Posted Friday, Feb 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM
There are a lot of people, particularly those from the South and Midwest regions of the nation, who can trace their roots back to one or more family farms. These same folks have memories of dining on simply and lovingly prepared, freshly-harvested food.
Posted Friday, Feb 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – State Representative Alex Atwood hosted “College of Coastal Georgia Day” at the Capitol. A group of CCGA student leaders, faculty, coaches, alumni, administrators, and the new College mascot travelled to Atlanta for the event. The morning included touring the Capitol, viewing the legislative process, meeting with their representatives and senator to thank them for supporting higher education, and being recognized by a House invitation resolution and Senate acknowledgement from Senator William Ligon.
Posted Thursday, Feb 19, 2015 12:00:00 AM
The weekend was in clear view for Brittany Carrigan and Cheryl Pettry on Friday afternoon, but the two education students at College of Coastal Georgia weren’t looking forward to their weekend. It was Monday morning, being back in their student teaching classrooms, that had them excited.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – College of Coastal Georgia President Gregory F. Aloia and alumnus and artist Gene Threats ’80 will be recognized by the Brunswick chapter of The Links, Inc. in a civic celebration honoring distinguished community service.  The celebration will be held at the Jekyll Island Convention Center on Saturday, February 28, at 7 p.m.
Posted Saturday, Feb 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM
To hear Ron Reigner detail the event, it would seem that the president was coming to the Golden Isles. In actuality, Reigner isn’t that far off.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA –Dr. Patricia A. Edwards, Distinguished Professor of Language and Literacy, Department of Teacher Education, Michigan State University, will be visiting the Brunswick campus of the College of Coastal Georgia on Friday, February 20, as a special guest of the School of Education and Teacher Preparation.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Sitting in the front row of a charter bus at 2 a.m. somewhere in the middle of Iowa, College of Coastal Georgia volleyball coach Jeff Huebner realizes not all his players are asleep.
Posted Friday, Jan 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Michael P. Morris, Assistant Professor of History, School of Arts and Sciences, has a second book hot off the press. George Galphin and the Transformation of the Georgia-South Carolina Backcountry was released in December 2014 by Lexington Books, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, as part of their “New Studies in Southern History” series. 
Posted Friday, Jan 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM
The Harlem Renaissance, which began less than 60 years after the U.S. Civil War, was a time when the cultural, artistic and social lives of African Americans evolved as never before. It was during that time that of writers such as Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston and James Weldon Johnson, and musicians including Duke Ellington and Jelly Roll Morton began to make their marks.
Posted Thursday, Jan 8, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Brunswick native Dawana Gibbs, Associate Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, was named the 2014-2015 Academic Advisor of the Year during the faculty and staff assembly held Wednesday, January 7, to launch the spring 2015 semester at the College of Coastal Georgia. Three other faculty members were cited as “top runners up.”
Posted Wednesday, Jan 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Faculty and staff from all schools and departments of the Brunswick campus and the Camden Center gathered Wednesday morning, January 7, at the Southeast Georgia Conference Center to launch the new year and the spring term.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Brunswick native Dawana Gibbs, Associate Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, was named the 2014-2015 Academic Advisor of the Year.
Posted Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Jessica Fujimoto ’16 says it was love at first sight when she arrived on the Coastal Georgia campus.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Since moving to Glynn County two decades ago, Don Mathews has witnessed a variety of economic trends. And as an economist and a professor at the College of Coastal Georgia, it’s something he’s always found intriguing.
Posted Tuesday, Dec 9, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Andrew Smith, Director of Student Activities, Office of Student Affairs, will present at the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association annual conference March 30-April 2, 2015 in Grapevine, TX.  The presentation is titled Brick by Brick: How to Build a Comprehensive Rec Program at a Small Institution.
Posted Monday, Dec 8, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Jason Umfress, Vice President for Student Affairs, was a featured lecturer for the National Association of Campus Activities southern regional conference in Myrtle Beach during October. His presentation was titled The Next Step: Advancing Your Career in Student Affairs.
Posted Friday, Dec 5, 2014 12:00:00 AM
The experience of going to the national tournament was an important one for Jeff Huebner and his College of Coastal Georgia volleyball team. Both the head coach and his players got to see up close what it takes to win at the highest level. And Huebner and Co. think they have what it takes — the talent, the commitment, the chemistry — to get back there and do some damage.
Posted Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – It was the week of finals and not a time students tend toward holiday frivolity until after exams are completed. But Dr. German Vargas, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and chair of the department, received a merry surprise when a group of his students, all math majors, trooped into his office sporting big smiles and new t-shirts on Monday.
Posted Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Brunswick, GA – In an announcement made earlier this week, the Corporation for National and Community Service included the College of Coastal Georgia in the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for exemplary general community service.

Posted Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – In a season of giving, St. Simons Island residents Greer and Laura Brown provided the College of Coastal Georgia with a gift that will keep on giving to the campus, the School of Business and Public Affairs and business students in perpetuity. Through the College of Coastal Georgia Foundation, they established the permanently-endowed Brown Family Executive-in-Residence Program.
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