Posted Friday, Mar 30, 2018 10:25:12 AM
The College of Coastal Georgia's Dr. Holly Nance, assistant professor of biology, has been selected for the 2018 Governor's Teaching Fellows program hosted by the University of Georgia this May.
Posted Friday, Mar 23, 2018 5:56:00 PM
Dr. Meg Amstutz, interim president of the College of Coastal Georgia, made a statement on the death of Zell Miller. She praised the late Georgia Governor's commitment to Georgia's students.
Posted Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 4:43:00 PM
The international cast of Up with People hopes to make a positive impact in Glynn County and inspire its young people to change the world. The cast will be on tour in Brunswick March 26 to April. Up with People is a global education organization that empowers young people between the ages of 17 and 29 to be positive agents of change in their communities and around the world. The Up with People cast wants to gain a personal perspective of the day-to-day life in the Golden Isles and will make a trip to the College of Coastal Georgia during their stay. Cast members will host a "Text, Talk, Revive Civility" workshop at the College on March 27 in collaboration with the College's Let's Talk Coastal program. The workshop will focus on civil discourse and cross-cultural interactions and will be held at the Anchor in the Student Activities Center on Tuesday from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Posted Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 4:04:00 PM
Idorico Sebastiao, '18, will graduate from the College of Coastal Georgia in May and then head to Moldova in Eastern Europe to teach health education with the Peace Corps. Sebastiao is dedicated to giving back to the community and encouraging young people the way he was at the College.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 1:57:53 PM
For the first time since 2011, the federal Pell Grant will be offered during the summer semester to pell eligible, year-round students.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 10:07:30 PM
The College has announced the schedule for its Coastal Scholars presentations for Spring semester. Coastal Scholars is a series of academic lectures.
Posted Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 6:37:45 PM
3/20: School of Business & Public Management to feature law enforcement & homeland security expert Ralph Basham in Coastal Conversations on Leadership
Posted Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 11:11:00 AM
The College of Coastal Georgia and the Robert S. Abbott Race Unity Institute, Inc., will host the 7th Annual International Festival April 6, from 2-7 p.m. at the College of Coastal Georgia's Southeast Conference Center. The International Festival will highlight the diverse cultures of the Golden Isles. The festival is free and open to the public. Attendees will have to purchase tickets, which cost $1, to buy food at the festival.
Posted Monday, Mar 12, 2018 4:44:00 PM
Last week, the College of Coastal Georgia congratulated 40 students on the achievement of an associate degree on the way to their bachelor's degree at a Mariner Milestone celebration.
Posted Friday, Mar 2, 2018 3:28:00 PM
College announces President's List for Fall 2017. All of the students recognized on the President's List earned a grade point average of 4.0 in Fall 2017 while enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.
Posted Friday, Mar 2, 2018 2:00:00 PM
College of Coastal Georgia Interim President Meg Amstutz has invited students to join her for a book discussion on the classic novel "A Wrinkle in Time" in honor of the book's film adaption.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 5:17:00 PM
College of Coastal Georgia student Eric Seals talks about the importance of volunteering and what he's learned through serving others in the community.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 5:08:00 PM
After a Distinguished Career with Coca-Cola North America, Brunswick-Born Executive Comes Home—and Gets to Work on Behalf of Students at the College of Coastal Georgia Scott S. Williamson Named Interim Vice President for Advancement
Posted Friday, Feb 23, 2018 5:32:31 PM
On Thursday, March 8 in the Southeast Georgia Conference Center at the College of Coastal Georgia, Chantel Dunham of the University of Georgia Libraries will present "Treasures from the UGA Vault: Surprising Artifacts from the Golden Isles and Beyond." This is the second event in the 2018 Distinguished Speaker Series at the College.
Posted Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 3:53:21 PM
To get students excited about the great study abroad opportunities open to them, the College of Coastal Georgia's Office of International Education held a Study Abroad Fair on Feb. 16 at the Campus Center lobby. Interested students stopped by and talked with faculty and staff, who shared their experiences of going abroad.
Posted Monday, Feb 19, 2018 9:35:43 AM
University System Saves Students More Than $18 Million a Year in Free Textbooks Free textbook initiative experiencing major growth with faculty support to benefit students
Posted Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018 4:00:00 PM
The College of Coastal Georgia celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a week of events on campus.
Posted Friday, Feb 2, 2018 1:42:10 PM
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. CCGA Serves, a College of Coastal Georgia student volunteer organization, worked with Habitat for Humanity for MLK Day of Service. Volunteers, staff and Interim President Meg Amstutz helpled put the final touches on a home rebuilt after Hurricane Irma.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018 12:00:00 PM
Graduating this coming May will be a dream come true for Ada Ramirez and the best gift she'll be able to give her parents. Ada talks about the support of her family, friends, her transition to the College of Coastal Georgia and her future plans.
Posted Friday, Jan 26, 2018 4:39:41 PM
The College of Coastal Georgia kicked off a new semester with a Week of Welcome that included a Mariner Leadership Academy session with Dr. Amstutz, Health Center Bingo, and a free lunch with the Wesley Foundation.
Posted Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 5:39:00 PM
On Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 6:00 p.m., one of America's most respected authorities on warfare will speak at the Southeast Georgia Conference Center at the College of Coastal Georgia. Major General Robert Scales, U.S. Army (Retired), will address the audience and take questions.
Posted Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 4:52:00 PM
On Thursday, Jan. 25, the College will hold a reception to celebrate the generous gift from the Dr. Jean Hurst Collection of works by American artist Ralph Hurst. Learn more at www.ccga.edu/events.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018 4:03:00 PM
Due to continuing inclement weather conditions, the College of Coastal Georgia will remain closed on Thursday, Jan. 4. We will reopen on Friday, Jan. 5.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 2, 2018 4:12:00 PM
Based on the winter storm warning issued by the National Weather Service for the Brunswick area, the College of Coastal Georgia will be closed and all classes canceled on Wed., Jan. 3. The College is tentatively scheduled to reopen Thursday. Please check CCGA.edu for the latest information.
Posted Friday, Dec 8, 2017 3:54:28 PM
The College of Coastal Georgia hosted its bi-annual Late Night Breakfast at the Mariners' Galley to kick-off finals week.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 1:33:19 PM
On Thursday, Nov. 30 at the Mariner's Galley, College of Coastal Georgia Interim President Meg Amstutz talked about her college experience and other topics during a Meet the President event, hosted by the Presidential Student Ambassador Program.
Posted Friday, Dec 1, 2017 12:00:00 PM
Graduating seniors participate in the annual signing of the sails before graduation in December. Seniors filled in blank spaces on the sails in the College's logo left by peers who graduated earlier this spring.
Posted Friday, Dec 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM
Belete Muturo, director of TRiO Student Support Services, was surprised with a farewell reception at the Huie-Wilcox Gallery. He gave remarks about his time at the college and thanked everyone for attending to say goodbye. Muturo served as director of the program for over seven years.
Posted Monday, Nov 27, 2017 12:06:39 PM
College of Coastal Georgia was recently recognized as one of the country's best institutions for veterans. "Military Times" placed CCGA on its list of "Best for Vets" colleges for the third consecutive year. The College ranked No. 5 in Georgia and No. 70 in the nation.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 10:29:32 AM
The College of Coastal Georgia's Dr. Jim Fullerton joined judges from all over the country in selecting the best in books for the annual National Outdoor Book Awards. NOBA is known as a prestigious book award program focusing on the outdoor world. The program has awarded books for 20 years and recognizes outstanding writing and publishing. Fullerton, associate professor of Management and Leadership Development, has been a judge for the past 19 years. He and his wife Sara, who previously worked at a children's bookstore and is former elementary school teacher, worked together judging the children's category.