College of Coastal Georgia News
Posted 12/08/2017 03:54PM
The College of Coastal Georgia hosted its bi-annual Late Night Breakfast at the Mariners' Galley to kick-off finals week.
Posted 12/06/2017 01:33PM
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 12/01/2017 12:00PM
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 12/01/2017 09:00AM
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 11/27/2017 12:06PM
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 11/22/2017 10:29AM
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.
Posted 11/15/2017 01:47PM
The College of Coastal Georgia and the student organization VALOR honored veterans at a luncheon on Tuesday, Nov. 14. Dr. Victor Vega-Vazquez, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, delivered the keynote address.
Posted 11/12/2017 10:45PM
For the fourth consecutive year, the College of Coastal Georgia has achieved record enrollment. The College enrolled 3,663 for Fall 2017, a 3.8 percent increase from the previous fall and a 21.8-percent combined increase during the past three years. The College's record growth coincides with the University System of Georgia's (USG) achievement of an all-time enrollment peak as well.
Posted 11/07/2017 10:18PM
Today the flags over the College of Coastal Georgia fly at half-mast to honor the lives lost in the senseless shooting that took place at a Sutherland Springs, Texas church on Sunday. Governor Nathan Deal issued an executive order on Monday directing that "the flag of the United States and the flag of the Great State of Georgia be flown at half-staff on all state buildings and grounds" until sunset on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. The College community joins with citizens across the state and around the nation in remembrance.
Posted 10/26/2017 08:43PM
Posted 10/25/2017 05:51PM
The Diversity and Inclusion Office at the College of Coastal Georgia hosted a Color Run on Friday, the first of what is to become a new annual tradition at the College. The Coastal Georgia Color Run was developed as a visual representation of the office's mission to create programs that connect people from diverse backgrounds and communities.
Posted 10/25/2017 05:49PM
On Friday, November 3 from 9 a.m. to noon, the College of Coastal Georgia will host the 3rd Annual Coastal Ecology Symposium in the Southeast Georgia Conference Center on its Brunswick campus.
Posted 10/19/2017 05:12PM
Yesterday, the College of Coastal Georgia held a reception for the recipient of the Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Georgia Foundation Scholarship. The scholarship, which covers tuition for the fall and spring semesters for one year, was awarded to Junior Chris Campbell. Images: Amstutz, Campbell, & Kitchens; Campbell, Kitchens, & Davis
Posted 10/17/2017 04:08PM
Today, Board of Regents Chairman C. Thomas Hopkins Jr., M.D. and Chancellor Steve Wrigley announced plans to launch a national search for the next president of the College of Coastal Georgia in Brunswick, Georgia. "We owe a big thank you to Interim President Meg Amstutz for her support and commitment to the College of Coastal Georgia and the University System of Georgia," said Hopkins. A campus-based presidential search committee will include thoughtful representation from faculty, staff and students.
Posted 10/06/2017 04:00PM
Today, the state's largest power company, Georgia Power, presented a check for $25,000 to the College of Coastal Georgia Foundation to fund the Georgia Power STEM Impact Program at the College. The new multi-faceted, broad-based impact program will fund equipment, programing, and facilities for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) instruction.
Posted 10/02/2017 11:45AM
The College of Coastal Georgia's own Jeff LeMieux and Kevin Pullen will be featured in a month-long art exhibit at the Soglo Gallery in Brunswick. LeMieux, associate professor of Art, will present a retrospective of his paintings. Sculptures from Pullen, artist in residence and a lecturer in art at the College, will also be on display.
Posted 10/02/2017 11:40AM
Last month, the Coca-Cola Foundation presented the College of Coastal Georgia Foundation with a check for $100,000 to fund scholarships for First-Generation college students at the College of Coastal Georgia. Pictured above are, from left to right: Dr. Meg Amstutz, Interim President of the College of Coastal Georgia Wayne Johnson, Chairman of the College of Coastal Georgia Foundation Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Recipient Azaliah Henry, from Jamaica, a Junior pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Recipient Morgan Hutto, from Brunswick, a Sophomore pursuing an Associate of Science in Nursing Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Recipient Malik Smiley, from Darien, a Junior majoring in psychology Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Recipient Garrison Penzo, from Darien, a Senior studying mathematics Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Recipient John Wilcox, from Brunswick, a Sophomore pre-engineering major Lance McLain, Sales Center Manager for Brunswick, Coca-Cola United Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Recipient Tiffany Reynolds, from Uvalada, Ga., a Junior studying coastal ecology Mariner mascot Captain Jack Kevin Salaway, Vice President for Advancement at the College of Coastal Georgia
Posted 09/15/2017 05:34AM
College of Coastal Georgia to Re-Open on Friday, Sept. 15 at 3 p.m.; Classes to Resume on Monday, Sept. 18 at 7 a.m.
Posted 09/14/2017 09:06AM
Posted 09/07/2017 12:54PM
The College of Coastal Georgia is cancelling classes beginning at 12:30 p.m. and closing the college at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, 9/7. The College will remain closed through Tuesday, 9/12.
Posted 08/25/2017 05:22PM
The College will host a book-signing event on Tuesday, Aug. 29 honoring the release of a book written by Professor Emeritus Jean Choate.
Posted 07/25/2017 09:04AM
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Posted 07/12/2017 03:02PM