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Announcement    Friday, September 23, 2022
The Office of the Provost is sponsoring the Provost's Visiting Scholars Program.  The program, which will support up to three Visiting Scholars for the Spring 2023, is intended to enrich the learning experiences of faculty and students by bringing in outside expertise into the department.  The expectation is that domestic scholars will come for a week-long visit (Sunday to Friday) and engage in the department (whether through lecturers, teaching specific classes, meeting with students,...
Announcement    Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Learn more about the Supreme Court's recent rulings with Supreme Court Review founder Matt Roessing, Justice Verda Colvin, Georgia Supreme Court, UGA Law Professor Randy Back (who also clerked for Justice Kennedy), and Jehan El-Jourbagy. For more information, please visit our Constitution Week 2022 website.
Announcement    Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Dear Campus Community:  We are pleased to share several updates from the Strategic Planning Steering Committee and its subcommittees.    Through this strategic planning process, we are encouraging the campus community and our many internal and external stakeholders to share visions and dreams for the future of Georgia College & State University. These visionary ideas and recommendations will inform us as we collectively develop the next strategic plan. This year’s planning process,...
Announcement    Monday, September 12, 2022
Georgia College established the Women’s Leadership Faculty Fellows Program in 2019 to provide a selected group of current faculty and faculty serving in administrative positions with dedicated time to develop and hone leadership skills and gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities confronting higher education. The program will specifically focus on issues women face in academic administration. This year’s program begins in November 2022 and runs through May 2023...
Announcement    Friday, August 26, 2022
Dr. Stefanie Sevcik, a lecturer in the English Department, has agreed to serve as the next Faculty Director for the office of Mentored Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavors (MURACE), following the retirement of Dr. Doreen Sams. Dr. Sevcik has experience working with Undergraduate Research at Georgia College & State University having co-planned, with Dr. Sams, the Undergraduate Research Conference, Posters at the Georgia Capitol and worked with Dr. Sams in the HIPs Champions...
Announcement    Thursday, June 23, 2022
The campus community is invited to attend a presentation and open forum with the second finalist for the position of Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects Friday, June 24, from 3 until 3:45 p.m. in the Pat Peterson Museum Education Room. The finalist will speak for approximately 20 minutes on the topic of “building capacity for grants and sponsored projects and creating a culture of compliance at a public liberal arts institution.”  Following the presentation, the candidate will...
Announcement    Thursday, June 9, 2022
The campus community is invited to attend a presentation and open forum with the 1st finalist for the position of Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects on Friday, June 10th, from 3-3:45 p.m. in the Pat Peterson Museum Education Room.  The finalist will speak for approximately 20 minutes  on the topic of “building capacity for grants and sponsored projects and creating a culture of compliance at a public liberal arts institution.”  Following the presentation, the candidate will...
Announcement    Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Provost Summer Research Fellows Virtual Brown Bag Event April 25th: 12:00-1:00  Please join us virtually on April 25th from 12:00-1:00 to learn more about the Provost Summer Research Fellows program, and hear from the 2021 Provost Summer Research fellows on their research. Each fellow will give on overview on their project, followed by Q&A. The 2021 Provost Sumer Research Fellows include: Dr. Mariana Stoyanova, Assistant Professor of Spanish, “How Students of Spanish Learn Idioms.”...
Announcement    Wednesday, April 20, 2022
The Strategic Planning Steering Committee has completed the reporting of the Georgia College Strategic Plan 2016-2021: Our Path to Preeminence in its final FY2021 Annual Report. The report highlights the accomplishments, concerns, and recommendations for the remaining action items. Additionally, this report provides recommendations for the upcoming strategic planning cycle. The report is evidence of the significant progress that has been made as the result of the 2016-2021 Strategic...
Announcement    Monday, April 18, 2022
Join Provost Spirou and Associate Provost Roberts for a workshop on tenure & promotion. Monday, April 25, 2022 3:30 in the Museum Education Room Topics include: The Purpose of Tenure and Promotion Insights and Reflections Overview of the eTenure & Promotion process Q&A