Schedule of Events (Subject to Change)

Thursday, February 7, Southeast Georgia Conference Center at the College of Coastal Georgia

Auditorium

Screening and Discussion of the documentary Wanderer from Professor Tyler Bagwell

Wanderer tells the story of how, in 1858, Savannah-based slave-owner Charlie Lamar schemed to covertly transport enslaved Africans to Jekyll Island in the luxury yacht "Wanderer."

Friday, February 8, Southeast Georgia Conference Center at the College of Coastal Georgia

Room

Time

Presenter

Title

Dept

Co-presenters

Title

Auditorium

40 min talks

9:00 - 9:40

Stephanie Conner

Lecturer of English

Arts and Humanities

Dr. Maryanne Sandberg, Assistant Professor of Nursing

Building Momentum While Building Bridges: Decompartmentalizing Writing Through Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration in the First-Year Composition Classroom

9:40 - 10:20

Claire Hughes

Interim Chair, Associate Professor

Education and Teacher Preparation

The iGeneration- Or why the Boomers, Xers, Millennials and Z Generations are So Different: Implications for Schools and Workplace

15 min BREAK

10:35 - 11:15

Amy Sneed

Assistant Professor

Education and Teacher Preparation

Carol Geiken

Leveraging School-Partnerships to Support Teacher Candidates’ Development of Equitable and Responsive Teaching Practices

11:15 - 11:55

Jim Wiley

Assistant Professor of Political Scienc

Social Science

Anthropology and Politics

Altamaha

20 min talks

9:00 - 9:20

Courtenay Miller

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Mathematics

Elementary Pre-Service Teachers and Mathematics Anxiety

9:20 - 9:40

David Mulry

Professor of English

Arts and Humanities

Terrorism in the nineteenth and twentieth century novel

9:40 - 10:00

Heather Farley

The State of U.S. Sustainability in 2019: Ideological Shifts, Climate Change, and International Efforts

10:00 - 10:20

Roscoe Scarborough

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Social Sciences

A Culture of Community Service: Suppressing Prejudice in Volunteer Firefighting

15 min BREAK

10:35 - 10:55

Stephanie Conner

Lecturer of English

Arts and Humanities

Relevance and Revelations: The Cross-Disciplinary Language of Literature Research in First Year Composition

10:55 - 11:15

Melissa Trussell

Assistant Prof Economics

Business

Trust and Trustworthiness among former child soldiers: An experimental approach

11:15 - 11:35

C. Tate Holbrook

Associate Professor of Biology

Department of Natural Sciences

Assessing the threat of predatory fire ants to sea turtles on Jekyll Island

Satilla

Discussions

9:00 - 9:20

Marci Culley

Dean of Social Sciences

Social Sciences

Tate Holbrook, Heather Farley, James Deemy, Amy Sneed

The group will explore how research interests and activities intersect across disciplines, and in particular, how each has engaged in collaborative work with organizations and public agencies to promote conservation and/or citizen participation in environmental issues.

9:20 - 9:40

Jennifer P. Gray

Procrastination

9:40 - 10:00

Kimberly Mannahan

Arts and Sciences - Psychology

Is it too late to publish my dissertation?

10:00 - 10:20

Mary McGinnis

Assistant Professor of English

Arts and Humanities

Multimodality Across the Curriculum

15 min BREAK

10:35 - 10:55

Cody Cocchi

Assoc. Dir S-L

Structured, sustained Service-Learning in nursing education and nursing attitudes

10:55 - 11:15

Karen Lucas

Assistant Professor of Math Education

Education and Teacher Preparation

Translating from mathematical symbols to words – an often overlooked step in the development of understanding.

11:15 - 11:35

Don Matthews

Prof of EconBusiness

The Political Economy of George Orwell

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PAST EVENTS

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Dec. 17, 2018: Glynn Academy Alumni Endowed Scholarship Golf Tournament Fundraiser


Thanks to all who came out to support the Glynn Academy Alumni Endowed Scholarship Golf Tournament Fundraiser at Brunswick Country Club. This needs-based scholarship benefits a deserving Glynn Academy alum attending the College of Coastal Georgia. Thanks to all of the event's generous sponsors. Below are a few photos of the event.



Mar. 8, 2018: College of Coastal Georgia Distinguished Speaker Series Welcomes Chantel Dunham


Treasures from the UGA Vault Presented by Chantel Dunham of the University of Georgia Library

Requests for accommodations for those with disabilities should be made as soon as possible but at least 7 days prior to the scheduled lecture. Please contact the Office of Advancement at 912-279-5702 or advancement@ccga.edu to request accommodations.



Jan. 30: College of Coastal Georgia Distinguished Speaker Series Inaugural Event


Jan. 25: Reception Celebrating a Gift from the Dr. Jean Hurst Collection of the Works of American Artist Ralph Hurst

Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.

SOUTHEAST GEORGIA CONFERENCE CENTER AT THE COLLEGE OF COASTAL GEORGIA


Nursing and Health Sciences Donor Appreciation Reception

Miriam and Hugh Nunnally Donor Appreciation Reception

November 9, 2017

On November 9, the College of Coastal Georgia Foundation hosted a donor recognition dinner reception in the Miriam and Hugh Nunnally Health and Science Building on the College of Coastal Georgia campus. This event brought together donors, students, faculty, and staff for a celebration of philanthropy directed to nursing and health sciences programs at the College. It was an expression of our thanks for the extraordinary generosity of our donors to these cornerstone programs at the College.

View the individual photos below.

2017 Nursing and Health Sciences Donor Event





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