College of Coastal Georgia News
Posted 01/23/2019 05:35PM
College of Coastal Georgia men's basketball coach Jesse Watkins had planned all along for the Mariners coaches to participate in the Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers program this week. And, the Coastal Georgia coaches will indeed do that on Thursday as they plan to help the National Association of Basketball Coaches and the American Cancer Society raise awareness for cancer and also help raise money for continued cancer research. For more information on Coaches vs. Cancer, click here.
Posted 01/08/2019 08:35AM
Dr. Ian Easton, assistant professor of health informatics and healthcare administration at the College of Coastal Georgia, was recently recognized as a Distinguished Leader by the Medical Group Management Association - American College of Medical Practice Executives. Easton talks about his time with the MGMA-ACMPE and the kind of knowledge he shares with students at the College.
Posted 12/19/2018 01:13PM
Posted 12/17/2018 01:41PM
The College of Coastal Georgia awarded degrees to 130 new graduates at its fall commencement ceremony Friday. Mackenzie Trammell, who graduated with a bachelor of science in interdisciplinary studies, issued the charge to her fellow graduates. Coastal Georgia President Michelle Johnston delivered the graduation address to her first class of graduates.
Posted 12/14/2018 10:50AM
Connie Hiott, academic affairs specialist at the College of Coastal Georgia, loves Disney World. Her love of Disney has spilled over from her home into her office space where she decorates for the holidays with the help of Mickey, Minnie, and other Disney characters. Hiott loves to see the smile on people's faces when they see her decorations.
Posted 12/14/2018 09:55AM
Olivia Husted, a senior at the College of coastal Georgia, participated in a Research Experience for Undergraduate summer program earlier this year through the University of Tennessee. She was assigned to a project with a graduate student researching microbiology in ice-covered areas, and made the trip to Mount Baker in Washington State to samples of bacteria in the snow.
Posted 12/12/2018 04:26PM
International exchange students at the College of Coastal Georgia share their experience with living on campus, learning about the Golden Isles community, and seeing American culture.
Posted 11/26/2018 04:14PM
College of Coastal Georgia senior Sheri Goss will be graduating with a bachelor's degree in general business this December. Her journey to earning her degree has been "untraditional " but along the way, she's discovered how she can motivate youth and help those in need have a better life.
Documentary Film "The Wanderer" Produced by College of Coastal Georgia Professor to Air on GPB Tonight
Posted 11/13/2018 03:10PM
Tyler Bagwell, associate professor of Speech Communications at the College of Coastal Georgia, filmed a documentary on the Wanderer, the luxury yacht that covertly transported captives in 1858 from the Congo River to Jekyll Island, Georgia.
Posted 11/07/2018 03:19PM
The College of Coastal Georgia will host events for Ethics Awareness Week, November 11-16, to highlight the University System of Georgia's and the College's ethical culture and core values. Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Director Thomas Walters will give an address on ethical leadership, on Thursday November 15 at the Stembler Theater, starting at 10 a.m.
Posted 11/06/2018 03:59PM
The Office of International Education will be hosting International Education Week November 12-16 at both the Brunswick campus and Camden Center.
Posted 10/23/2018 04:24PM
Posted 10/22/2018 10:50AM
The College of Coastal Georgia hosted its first "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event where male faculty, students, community leaders and law enforcement officers, wore a pair of high heels in a march to stop rape, sexual assault and gender violence.
Posted 10/18/2018 12:24PM
Mariners Men's and Women's basketball schedules released. Mark your calendars now to cheer on the Mariners. College ofCoastal Georgia.
Posted 10/17/2018 01:12PM
The College of Coastal Georgia and Southeast Georgia Health System sign an agreement to form the Southeast Georgia Health System Emiko Diaz Scholarship Fund, in honor of Emiko Diaz, who tragically lost her life shortly after graduating from the College with a degree in Health Informatics.
Posted 10/12/2018 03:54PM
Sophomores Peyton Cuttino and John Lemmo have been instrumental in leading an exciting inaugural competitive Men's Mariner Soccer Club soccer season this fall. They helped revive the club and hope to see the sport become a permanent part of the College.
Posted 10/12/2018 03:18PM
The St. Marys Children's Theatre is performing the renowned musical "The Music Man" by Meredith Wilson at the College of Coastal Georgia Camden Center beginning Friday, October 12 and running through Sunday, October 21. Behind the scenes, students from the College of Coastal Georgia have been helping to ensure the show's success.Coastal Georgia students are selling tickets and concessions, sewing costumes, working with student actors, and helping with technical projects.
Posted 10/09/2018 03:59PM
Posted 10/08/2018 04:52PM
The College of Coastal Georgia's leadership team is closely monitoring the projected path of Hurricane Michael and its potential to impact the local area. While the most recent data shows the storm will not directly impact the coastal Georgia community, we are expected to face heavy rains and wind. We are also cognizant of the fact that students may have family and friends directly affected by the hurricane. At this time, all campus and Camden Center events will continue as planned. There are currently no weather watches or warnings in effect for our area. However, we strongly encourage everyone to monitor the resources below, heed the advice and warnings of local emergency management agencies, and make preparations as necessary. Please continue to monitor this page for updates as they become available. https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/ https://glynncounty.org/557/Emergency-Management-Agency http://www.co.camden.ga.us/81/Emergency-Management http://ready.ga.gov/be-informed/hurricanes/
Posted 10/04/2018 01:17PM
Dr. Jason Umfress is being honored for his support of the fight against breast cancer by Susan G. Komen Coastal Georgia. Dr. Umfress his fighting in honor of a number of friends and family members who have been directly affected by breast cancer.
Nine College of Coastal Georgia Grads Named "Teacher of the Year" in Glynn and Camden County Schools
Posted 10/04/2018 09:00AM
Nine graduates from the Education and Teacher Preparation program at the College of Coastal Georgia were selected as the 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year for their respective schools in Glynn and Camden counties. They will join 13 other graduates from the College who were honored as Teacher of the Year in recent years in Glynn and surrounding counties.
Posted 10/02/2018 12:00PM
The College of Coastal Georgia's Student Health Center will host a Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event on October 18 for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Male participants will walk around campus in high heels or shoes
Posted 09/28/2018 02:06PM
As part of National Voter Registration Day community volunteers encouraged students at the College of Coastal Georgia to become registered voters. The nationwide campaign is held annually on the fourth Tuesday of September and aims to create awareness of voter registration opportunities and to push the importance of voting.
Posted 09/26/2018 09:32AM
College of Coastal Georgia sophomore Cameron Foster talks about pursuing a career in criminal justice and how he enjoys meeting new people on campus.
Posted 09/25/2018 04:10PM