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Posted Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Brunswick, GA – Jeff LeMieux, Associate Professor of Fine Art, is one of the featured painters in the BIG show currently on display at the Glynn Visual Arts Center, 529 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. The exhibition of “colossal art” will be on display through November 17. Gallery hours are Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Posted Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – John W. Eichinger, Program Director for Radiologic Sciences at the College of Coastal Georgia, is currently serving as President-Elect for the Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences (AEIRS).
Posted Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Communicating opportunities and the importance of collaboration were themes that emerged from the panel presentation, “Bridging the Gap: A Community of Networking,” hosted by the College’s Center for Service-Learning on Thursday afternoon, November 6, in the Stembler Theatre.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Michael F. Butcher, Dean of Students, and Dr. German Vargas, Chair of the Department of Mathematics, have been selected to participate in the University System of Georgia Executive Leadership Institute.
Posted Monday, Nov 3, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Scott McQuade’s mind was racing Tuesday afternoon with the new ideas he heard earlier in the day at College of Coastal Georgia’s Hospitality Tourism and Event Management Forum.
Posted Friday, Oct 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Tyler Mimbs ’14 (B.S., Early Childhood/Special Education) and Rebekah “Ambie” Watson ’14 (B.S., Middle Grades Education) are the recipients of $1,000 grants from Georgia Power for classroom supplies during their first year of teaching.
Posted Friday, Oct 24, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – State Representative Alex Atwood will be the speaker for the inaugural President’s Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, November 18 at 6 p.m. in the Stembler Theatre, Campus Center, College of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick. The lecture is free and open to the community.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The Radiologic Science (RS) Program at the College of Coastal Georgia will hold an open house on Tuesday November 11, 2014 from noon-1 p.m. and 5-6 p.m. in Room 132 of the Nunnally Health and Science Building. This event is for prospective students and their families to learn more about the College’s Career Associate of Science Degree in Radiologic Science.
Posted Friday, Oct 17, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The third lecture in the College’s public series, Economics and Liberty at Coastal, will be held Monday, November 24 at 6:00 p.m. in the Jones Building, Room 102. The program is free and open to the public.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Dr. C. Tate Holbrook, Assistant Professor of Biology, Department of Natural Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, had two papers accepted for publication this academic year, both involving research collaborators at the University of Pittsburgh.
Posted Monday, Oct 13, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Engaging in the worlds of science, technology, engineering and math can open many doors for students, especially in terms of a future career.
Posted Friday, Oct 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Frans B.M. de Waal, C.H. Candler Professor of Primate Behavior at Emory University and director of the Living Links Center for the Advanced Study of Ape and Human Evolution at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, will be the featured speaker at a campus presentation on Monday, October 27 at noon in the Stembler Theatre of the Campus Center.
Posted Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Charles Seabrook will be visiting the Brunswick campus of the College of Coastal Georgia on December 5 as a special guest of the Center for Service-Learning and the Conservation Biology class taught by Dr. Tate Holbrook, Assistant Professor of Biology, School of Arts and Sciences.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Chef Matthew Raiford and a team of students from the culinary arts program of the School for Business and Public Affairs are preparing and serving a sit-down dinner to assist Helping Hugs for Haiti raise money to complete the Education Center for the people of Côtes-de-fer, Haiti. The dinner, with live entertainment as well as live and silent auctions, will be held Saturday, November 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the St. William Catholic Church Parish Hall, 2300 Frederica Road, St. Simons Island.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 12:00:00 AM
At the end of College of Coastal Georgia’s 2012 volleyball season, coach Jeff Huebner asked each of his players to bring a list of things they wanted to improve upon with them to an exit meeting. Jessica Fujimoto’s list was 21/2 pages long.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 12:00:00 AM
It’s no secret that the hospitality industry is the Golden Isles’ bread and butter. Every year, more than $1 billion flows into the community from tourism alone.
Posted Friday, Oct 3, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Veterans Academic Learning Opportunities and Resources (VALOR), a campus organization, will be reading the names of more than 100 American troops who died during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom as part of National Roll Call Day 2014 on Thursday, November 6, beginning at 11 a.m.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Walking side by side, the three young men were on high alert.

When one glanced behind, another’s eyes would sweep their surroundings. Keeping their weapons at their sides, Gary Adams and Zack McVey, both 21, were talking strategy while 19-year-old Eric Glaubman walked just a bit ahead, remaining wary all the while.

Posted Monday, Sep 29, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – The School of Business and Public Affairs of the College of Coastal Georgia is hosting a community forum to explore major trends and challenges in one of the industry segments most critical to the economic wellbeing of the Golden Isles and coastal counties of Georgia and northeastern Florida: hospitality and tourism. The event will be held on Tuesday, October 21.
Posted Friday, Sep 26, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Chef Whit Ward, who attended Coastal Georgia during 2008-2013, and Culinary Arts student Sean Smith teamed for Tramici Restaurant at the 2014 Shrimp and Grits Festival on Jekyll Island the weekend of September 19-21 and walked away with the “Consumer Choice” award in the professional cooking competition.
Posted Thursday, Sep 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Marietta resident Richard Moore ’69 was honored as the 2014 College of Coastal Georgia Alumnus of the Year at a reception recognizing College scholarship recipients and benefactors on Saturday evening, September 27, at the A.W. Jones Heritage Center of the Coastal Georgia Historical Society, St. Simons Island.
Posted Friday, Sep 19, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Today's objective: Gather the tools to introduce your young child to reading. After 18 years as a parent involvement specialist for the Glynn County School System, Marihelen Newman has one statement to make: "As a parent, you are your child's first and most important teacher."
Posted Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Jason Tondro, Assistant Professor of English, and Dr. Chris Wilhelm, Assistant Professor of History, are developing an academic panel discussion for presentation on December 13 at what promises to be one of the liveliest conferences held at the Jekyll Island Convention Center: the inaugural Jekyll Comic Con.
Posted Wednesday, Sep 10, 2014 12:00:00 AM
The Glynn County School System and College of Coastal Georgia are again partnering to enhance the mathematics and science education of students.
Posted Monday, Sep 8, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Dr. Ronald Reigner, Associate Professor of Reading and Language Arts, School of Education and Teacher Preparation, and Marihelen Newman, Title I Parent Coordinator, Glynn County School System, have organized a special interactive and entertaining event for parents of children eligible for local pre-k, kindergarten and first grade programs: 1, 2, 3, Read with Me.
Posted Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Reg Murphy, the chair of the College of Coastal Georgia’s Athletic Futures Committee, is one of eight Georgians selected for induction in the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame.
Posted Monday, Sep 1, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Veterans and their future will be among the topics U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson will cover during a visit to Coastal Georgia this week.
Posted Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Brunswick, GA – Three campus organizations have organized the 2nd annual 9/11 Day of Remembrance event and invite the public to join them in commemorating what has become a defining moment in the nation’s history. On Thursday, September 11, Veterans Academic Learning Opportunities and Resources (VALOR), the Psychology Club, and the students’ programming board, Overboard Entertainment, will host a series of programs on the Brunswick campus.
Posted Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 12:00:00 AM
The head of the Glynn County Board of Education says a new idea espoused by Gov. Nathan Deal for public school education sounds good to him.

Deal said this week he will recommend the Georgia Board of Education amend state policy to allow computer programming courses to satisfy core requirements for receiving a high school diploma.

Posted Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 12:00:00 AM
Labor Day was first observed in 1887 to celebrate the achievements of American workers. Today, 127 years later, the first Monday in September is still designated to do the same.
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