College of Coastal Georgia News
Posted 09/16/2019 09:48AM
The College of Coastal Georgia Foundation with present the third and final event of the 2019 Distinguished Speakers Series. This panel event will feature local stakeholders plus an expert on reviving downtown districts. Together, they will zero in on what's happening downtown and share their views of the city's biggest challenges and opportunities.
Posted 09/12/2019 09:50AM
Ashley Barnes, assistant professor of Nursing at the College of Coastal Georgia, was selected as a Volunteer Item Reviewer for the National Council of State Boards of Nursing Licensure Examination (NCLEX®)August 26-29 in Chicago. Barnes was selected on the basis of her clinical specialty and nursing expertise.
Posted 09/10/2019 02:54PM
College of Coastal Georgia cyber security students recently participated in the Global Cyberlympics competition hosted by the EC-Council Foundation. Cyberlympics is an online cyber security competition where teams from all over the world compete in a series of challenges that span nearly all areas of cyber security such as pen testing, forensics, malware, log analysis, system exploitation, and physical security.
Posted 08/31/2019 05:30PM
In anticipation of Hurricane Dorian and to promote the safety of students, faculty and staff, the College of Coastal Georgia will cancel all classes and suspend non-essential operations in Brunswick and Camden on Tuesday, September 3. Residence halls will remain open and food services and campus police will continue operations.
Posted 08/15/2019 11:16AM
Posted 08/15/2019 09:44AM
The College will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday August 20, at 2 p.m. to open the Clara Wood Gould Memorial Library expansion. Constructed in 1973, the library could no longer accommodate Coastal Georgia's growing student body. The expansion project was funded by the University System of Georgia. The Statesboro-based construction firm Lavender and Associates constructed the library extension. The project added a 3,025 square-foot extension on the side of the library facing the Southeast Conference Center. The additional space increased the library's total size to 34,023 square feet. The campus community will now have access to an active learning space, which faculty and students can utilize for projects and study groups; a learning commons; study rooms; and a large conference room.
Posted 07/17/2019 10:59AM
College of Coastal Georgia's Department of Nursing hosted a pediatric assessment training workshop July 11, titled "Everything You Wanted to Know About Pediatric Assessment and Communication Technique for the Public Health Nurse." More than 20 nurses attended the workshop, and many were graduates of the college's nursing program.
Posted 07/15/2019 02:24PM
With significant talent on the faculty and staff, the College of Coastal Georgia did not have to look far for its newest deans and vice president. On July 1, Dr. Andrea Wallace, Dr. Lydia Watkins, and Mrs. Michelle Ham assumed new roles at the College as Dean of Arts and Sciences; Southeast Georgia Health System Distinguished Dean of the School of Nursing and Health Sciences; and Vice President for Business Affairs respectively.
Posted 07/15/2019 02:22PM
In June, the College of Coastal Georgia welcomed James M. "Jamie" Bessette, APR onboard as Vice President for Advancement. Bessette brings to the College leadership experience in both development and marketing, having served as Vice President of Enrollment Management & Marketing at the University of Rio Grande, Vice President for Marketing and Communications at the University of Charleston (W.V.), and Director of Advancement Services at the University of Montevallo.
Posted 07/11/2019 01:27PM
The Sea Island Property Owners Association [SIPOA} granted scholarships to deserving students attending the College of Coastal Georgia through its new SIPOA Scholars Program. The recipients will were recognized in a special ceremony in the College's Huie-Wilcox Gallery
Posted 07/10/2019 09:05AM
The Department of Nursing will host a pediatric assessment training workshop entitled, "Everything You Wanted to Know About Pediatric Physical Assessment and Communication Techniques for the Public Health Nurse" on Thursday July 11 and July 25 on the College's campus.Beverly Rowe, RN, MSN, CNE, associate professor of nursing in the College's Associate of Science in Nursing program, will be leading the workshop.
Posted 07/08/2019 01:02PM
Mariners men's basketball player Jonathan Canada talks about his love for playing basketball at the College and the lessons he's learned along the way.
Posted 07/05/2019 08:17AM
Niki Schmauch, coordinator of Academic Services for the College of Coastal Georgia's Academic Tutoring and Instruction Center, was recognized for her contribution to the third edition of the Course-Based Learning Assistance Best Practice Guidelines, which guides peer student programs at college campuses across the United States and abroad.
Posted 06/27/2019 10:00AM
Jeri Guyette,the science laboratory coordinator for the College of Coastal Georgia's Camden Center and an alum of the College, just launched her new cosmetics line Vintage Vixen Cosmetics™, LLC, and fulfilling a longtime dream.
Posted 06/26/2019 12:00PM
Posted 06/25/2019 09:07AM
Students at the College of Coastal Georgia will show off their culinary skills and food knowledge at the 6th Annual CHEM 1100 Cook-Off to benefit America's Second Harvest Food Bank. The cook-off will be held Wednesday, June 26, starting at 11:00 a.m. at the College's Campus Center. The event is open to the public, who can sample students' dishes.
Posted 06/13/2019 03:17PM
Posted 06/05/2019 10:30AM
The College of Coastal Georgia now has bleeding control kits to prevent uncontrolled bleeding in case of an emergency thanks to a "Stop the Bleed" event hosted by nursing students at the College.
Posted 06/03/2019 04:49PM
College of Coastal Georgia golfer Mark David Johnson was presented with the Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award at Murfield Village Golf Club. ohnson became the first Coastal Georgia golfer to win the NAIA individual crown when he prevailed in a three-man sudden-death playoff by making a birdie on the first playoff hole. The Coastal Georgia senior helped the Mariners to a runner-up finish as a team at Las Sendas Golf Club in Mesa, Ariz., giving them their fourth top-five finish in the last six NAIA national championship tournaments. Coastal Georgia won back-to-back national team titles in the 2014 and 2015 seasons.
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Posted 06/03/2019 12:00PM
Posted 06/03/2019 10:22AM
College of Coastal Georgia golfer Mark David Johnson was presented with the Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award in a ceremony at Murfield Village Golf Club. Johnson, who won this year's NAIA individual national championship, was one of five collegiate golfers receiving the Nicklaus Award as the top player in the various divisions within college golf.
Posted 05/31/2019 03:00PM
Posted 05/31/2019 11:04AM
The College of Coastal Georgia recognized the accomplishments of approximately 280 graduates on Saturday, May 11 at the 54th Spring Commencement.
Posted 05/23/2019 11:28AM
College administrators signed a memorandum of understanding with King and Prince Seafood Corporation to provide access to higher education to current employees.
Posted 05/17/2019 03:54PM
Two of the five finalists named for the 2019 NJCAA Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award presented by Barbasol are members of the Mariners Men's Golf team. Coastal Georgia's Mark David Johnson and Eli Scott are finalists for the award, which will be presented on May 30 at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. The award will be presented by the award's namesake, golf legend Jack Nicklaus.