Not only was Milledgeville the state capitol during Civil War days—over the centuries, it’s been home to some pretty interesting townsfolk: brothel owners, suspected witches, train robbers, murderers.
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Two research studies at Georgia College highlight the importance of algae—a beautiful but virtually unknown organism vital for life on Earth and critical in evaluating the health of water systems.
Take all the knowledge—gathered by a lifetime of barbecue obsession—and season it with ingenuity, storytelling, great photos and maps. Let the idea simmer to perfection a few years. Then add two history professors and a couple of communication students.
What do you get?
The state’s first and only barbecue website: “Georgia BBQ Trails.”
With midterm elections coming in November—one Georgia College alum and four students are going door-to-door in Baldwin County to reach a group of historically-underrepresented voters: marginalized youth.
In November 2015, Cedric Norris Jr. was a freshman weeks into his leading role in “The Ballad of Emmett Till,” when he got a call from home.
His granddad had been killed two days before Thanksgiving.
Tavaris Johnson wanted to burst the bubble that kept him and fellow students from seeing Milledgeville citizens as real. He figured out how to do that with two sociology projects.
As an intern on Marvel’s new blockbuster, "Ant Man and the Wasp," Jeremy Colwell of McDonough got an up-close view of the state’s new billion-dollar movie industry.