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College of Coastal Georgia News

Posted 07/14/2020 09:00AM
Coach Gerald Cox, Men's Basketball Head Coach Emeritus and the namesake of the Coach Cox Court recently passed away. He will be remembered as a legendary coach, a mentor, a friend, a teacher and a man who gave everything he could to Mariner Athletics.
Posted 07/13/2020 03:18PM
The Commission on Diversity and Inclusion at the College of Coastal Georgia has been established to advise the president of the College on issues regarding the creation of policies, practices, and outreach that promotes a more diverse and inclusive campus community. The Commission is charged with driving cultural and institutional change through exploration, education, understanding, and relationship-building.
Posted 07/10/2020 10:17AM
College of Coastal Georgia Assistant Professor of Nursing Dr. Candice Overholser is the recipient of the 2020 Southern Nursing Research Society/National League for Nursing Doctoral Research Grant Award for her research proposal "Seamless Academic Progression for Associate Degree Nursing Students."
Posted 07/01/2020 08:54AM
Erika Ward was a non-traditional student at the College of Coastal Georgia. She thought she couldn't have the full college experience because of her age, but she soon realized that she could and did.
Posted 06/19/2020 09:33AM
The Rotaract Club of the College of Coastal Georgia was recognized with the "Zone 34 Rotaract Award" for 2019-2020 because of the club's commitment to fellowship through service.
Posted 06/18/2020 08:45AM
The addiction to substances is an epidemic in the United States that has devastated not only families but communities as well. Although there are many non-profit organizations and ministries dedicated to helping those who are suffering, it is often hard for addicts and their families to find information in order to make informed decisions about recovery. To help make the process easier, nursing students at the College of Coastal Georgia partnered with The Remedy Project to create an addiction recovery resource that references rehabilitation centers across Georgia, northern Florida, and southern South Carolina.
Posted 06/05/2020 09:00AM
Before Flamur Ramiqi, 27, graduated in May with his bachelor's degree from the College of Coastal Georgia, he already started a master of advance studies program at the Bern University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland, to build upon the knowledge he gained during his time at the College.
Posted 06/02/2020 08:32PM
The College of Coastal Georgia has selected Barnes & Noble College as its new bookstore operator.
Posted 05/28/2020 08:24AM
The College of Coastal Georgia hosted a virtual commencement ceremony for the Class of 2020 on Saturday, May 23.
Posted 05/21/2020 12:41PM
The Department of Nursing and Health Sciences will host its annual pinning ceremony on Friday, May 22
Posted 05/11/2020 09:08AM
The Center for Service-Learning announced the winners of the Best in Show Poster Award for the 2020 Service-Learning Symposium.
Posted 05/04/2020 09:28PM
Today, the College of Coastal Georgia announced its plans for distributing $1.4 million in grants to eligible students through the Coastal CARES grant program. Qualifying students will be eligible for one or more levels of funding.
Posted 04/21/2020 12:30PM
The College of Coastal Georgia will celebrate the accomplishments of its spring Class of 2020 with an online commencement on Saturday, May 23 at 1 p.m. Graduates, along with friends and family, faculty, staff, and the community are invited to tune into the online ceremony on the College's YouTube channel and Facebook page.
Posted 04/20/2020 04:19PM
The 8th annual Service-Learning Symposium at the College of Coastal Georgia will be presented in a fully digital format for the first time this year. The symposium is set to go live online on Monday, April 27 starting at 9 a.m. College faculty, students, staff, community partners, and the community at-large will have the opportunity to virtually attend the symposium.
Posted 04/17/2020 05:40PM
Posted 04/16/2020 11:39AM
College of Coastal Georgia Announces Tuition Break, Waived Fees for Summer Semester; No Tuition Increase for Fall Semester: Students enrolled in the summer 2020 semester will receive a cost savings of as much as $500 each.
Posted 04/10/2020 09:00AM
The College of Coastal Georgia has appointed Dr. Amy Sneed as the new chair of the Department of Education and Teacher Preparation. Sneed was previously named interim chair of the department for the 2019-2020 academic year. She will continue to lead department faculty in educating the next generation of educators.
Posted 04/08/2020 10:00AM
The College of Coastal Georgia's School of Nursing and Health Sciences has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies to the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) to help in the fight against COVID-19. The donations comprised 350 loop masks, 150 face-shield surgical masks, and a ventilator.
Posted 03/24/2020 04:32PM
College of Coastal Georgia announced that it will admit students applying for the summer and fall 2020 semesters without an ACT or SAT score. In response to COVID-19, College Board, which administers the SAT, ,and ACT have suspended all upcoming testing dates, which could prevent some students from completing their admissions applications.
Posted 03/23/2020 10:07AM
Coastal Georgia Senior Cameron Atkinson shares his dream of becoming a marine fishery biologist and how his love of for the ocean began.
Posted 03/20/2020 12:37PM
The School of Arts and Sciences recently launched two research courses, SEA-PHAGES Laboratory Research I and II, in which students have discovered novel bacteriophages—viruses that infect bacteria—which could one day save lives.
Posted 03/16/2020 08:09PM
This evening, President Johnston shared the news with the Mariner community that the College of Coastal Georgia, along with the 25 other institutions in the University System of Georgia, will be moving all classes online beginning on March 30 and continuing through the remainder of the semester. For more information, visit
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