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Posted Friday, Apr 17, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Michael Butcher, Dean of Students and Director of Residence Life and Housing, will be presenting at the 2015 Region III Summer Symposium of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) in higher education.
Posted Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Since the advent of ballet in 15th-century Italian Renaissance courts, the performance dance form that became part of the norm of French and Russian cultures has since become extremely precise and highly technical and has even generated its own vocabulary.
Posted Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – When College President Greg Aloia joined forces with VALOR, the campus support group for military veterans attending the College, and the Office of Enrollment Management to create a veterans-friendly campus community, goals included establishing on-campus veterans’ lounges as well as simplifying the application process for college enrollment and financial aid. The Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs was developed, an admissions counselor specializing in military and veterans affairs was designated, and a veterans’ lounge opened last April on the Brunswick campus.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Members of the community are invited to join students, faculty and staff for a lively conversation as the Brown Family Endowed Executive-in-Residence to the School of Business and Public Affairs, Reg Murphy, interviews Mayor Cornell Harvey one-on-one. The fourth Coastal Conversations on Leadership will be held on Tuesday, April 21 from 6-7 p.m. in the Stembler Theatre of the Campus Center.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – For most final exams, students are huddled in groups or filling the library, cramming with textbooks and notes, but for the College of Coastal Georgia Culinary Arts students, cramming is replaced by scrambling in the kitchen to prepare a memorable menu as the ultimate test of what they have learned.
Posted Monday, Apr 13, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Art professor Jeff LeMieux is always seeking good venues to showcase students’ art works. This year, he has a date and a location he believes will bring the biggest audience yet to the show: off campus, in the Brunswick-Glynn County Library, 208 Gloucester Street, on May 1 – downtown’s celebratory First Friday of the month. The opening two-hour reception will begin at 5 p.m.
Posted Thursday, Apr 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The College of Coastal Georgia Office of International Initiatives and the Division of Student Affairs are partnering again this spring with the Robert S. Abbott Race Unity Institute, Inc. to produce the 4th annual International Festival, one of the most popular community events held on the Brunswick campus. This year’s festival will occur on Friday, April 24 from 2-7 p.m. with Kidfest activities beginning at 4:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Posted Thursday, Apr 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The fourth lecture in the College’s public series, Economics and Liberty at Coastal, will be held Thursday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Jones Building, Room 102. The program is free and open to the public.
Posted Thursday, Apr 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM
The past six years of growth and expansion at College of Coastal Georgia have brought a new outlook and a fresh approach for the campus police department, and Chief Bryan Sipe has been there to see it all.

Prior to 2008, when the school transitioned from a two-year community college to a four-year institution offering baccalaureate degrees, Sipe had already been with the department for years and was eager to see the department grow with the college.

Posted Wednesday, Apr 8, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Kids in College is returning this summer with a unique six-week program that will prove to be a fun and engaging learning experience for campers. Subject areas include leadership, STEM, and fine arts sessions; activities will not be duplicated in any subject area. Offered during June and July, the STEM and fine arts camps will serve students ages 8-10 and 11-13 with 30 spaces per session, 15 spaces allotted for each age group. Leadership camp will again be limited to 20 campers ages 10-13.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The College of Coastal Georgia’s Center for Service-Learning will host the third annual symposium on Friday, April 24 which includes presentations in the Stembler Theatre of the Campus Center from 9:30-11 a.m., a poster showcase highlighting service-learning and undergraduate research in the Campus Center lobby from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., and a reception and presentation of the Excellence Awards from 2-2:45 p.m. at the Mariners Galley Patio of the Campus Center. The events are open to the community.
Posted Monday, Apr 6, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The University System of Georgia Board of Regents has approved the development of a new Border Resident Waiver for students from Alabama, Florida, and South Carolina. This waiver can be offered by select University System institutions deemed to have capacity. The College of Coastal Georgia is one of the 10 state schools eligible to participate in the program.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Fans of song-writing greats — like the Lennon-McCartney duo and Bob Dylan — have likely been a bit dismayed in recent years. Many a pop star of the “auto-tune” era often employ a team of writers just to nail down one song. But in Brunswick at least the spirit of the singer-songwriter is still alive. Case in point — Nick Bryant.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – College presidents Dr. Greg Aloia and Dr. Virginia Carson recognized an opportunity to better share resources in order to help control costs: a collaboration between Coastal Georgia and South Georgia State College to recruit and hire a shared internal auditor familiar with state and USG systems.
Posted Saturday, Mar 28, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Sarah Gilliard became the all-time winningest player in the history of the College of Coastal Georgia women’s golf program Tuesday as she medaled at the Golden Tiger Invitational hosted by Brenau University in Gainesville.
Posted Friday, Mar 27, 2015 12:00:00 AM
She didn’t know it at the time, but the car accident Julianna Kittles was in at 16 years old would change her life. The help she received from a female police officer working the crash planted a seed that has grown into a 20 year career in law enforcement.
Posted Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 12:00:00 AM
In the past seven years, the College of Coastal Georgia has undergone a series of rapid-fire changes, transitioning from a two-year college to a full four-year baccalaureate institution offering undergraduate degrees, on-campus housing, sprawling student life opportunities and a recently announced partnership with an international school in Greece. But one key facet of an active undergraduate college remains unfilled, and students and officials are starting to take notice.
Posted Friday, Mar 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Coastal Georgia math faculty have been awarded a grant to transform expensive textbooks into easily accessible and readily affordable online resources, saving students hundreds of dollars. The team tackling the task includes Dr. Jose Lugo, Dr. Laura Lynch, Dr. Jamil Mortada, Professor Treg Thompson, Dr. Victor Vega-Vasquez, and Dr. German Vargas, Department Chair. The math textbooks are the most commonly required for college degrees - algebra, trigonometry, precalculus, and probability and statistics – currently costing from $168 to $342 each.
Posted Friday, Mar 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Put on by College of Coastal Georgia student organization Overboard Entertainment, bubble soccer and dodgeball gave students on campus a chance to relax and have a little outdoor fun as part of the CCGA Spring Fling week.
Posted Friday, Mar 20, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Brunswick, GA – James Holt, an instructor in the Department of Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences, was inducted into the Georgia Speech and Debate Association’s Hall of Fame on March 7, 2015. Professor Holt has coached speech and debate for 38 years, including at Brunswick and Camden County high schools and McIntosh County Academy.

Posted Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 12:00:00 AM
A dozen Glynn Middle School seventh graders earned an opportunity to get a hands-on medical lesson thanks to a recent partnership between College of Coastal Georgia and the county public school system.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Twenty-four 7th graders from Glynn Middle School completed an illustrated class project that won them a field trip to the Nunnally Health and Science Center on the campus of the College of Coastal Georgia.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 12:00:00 AM lists Brunswick in "Top 50 Best College Towns"

#44. Brunswick, Georgia
Brunswick is a beautiful coastal city, and the home of the College of Coastal Georgia.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Not all students love math, but odds are, most of them enjoy food. Which is why the College of Coastal Georgia’s School of Education and Teacher Preparation has tapped into gastronomic methods to help current and future teachers create a love for learning in students.
Posted Monday, Mar 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM
College of Coastal Georgia professor Tony Wege wants to educate more than his students. He wants his fellow instructors as well as the community to tap into the wealth of knowledge held within the campus walls. To do that, he successfully launched the Coastal Scholars Lecture series several years ago, offering a variety of guest lecturers throughout the school year.
Posted Saturday, Mar 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The School of Education and Teacher Preparation has been awarded a state Improving Teacher Quality grant for an innovative outreach proposal to assist teachers for grades 4-8 provide practical math instruction in their classrooms through cooking in the kitchen and the science of food.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM
On average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner in the U.S. That amounts to more than 12 million men and women threatened or harmed by a partner in the course of a year, according to the Center for Disease Control.
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.
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