New Staff and Faculty updates for November 2017

MGA would like to welcome the following new members of our staff and faculty who’ve joined us this fall–we’re glad to have you on board! New Hires Joseph Raleigh, Student Success Center, Macon (hired in October) Mario Lahens, Police, Cochran Madeline Starr, Flight, Eastman Welcome to MGA!     We’d also like to congratulate the following retiree Continue reading


Macon Artist, Wini McQueen, featured in Art Exhibit on Cochran Campus

MGA’s art faculty, which is a part of the Media, Culture & the Arts Department, hosts the 3rd art exhibition and artist talk with Macon resident, Wini McQueen. McQueen is known for her narrative quilts, using transferring techniques, that include hand-dyed accessories and revolves her work around women’s rights, race and society. This event will Continue reading


MGA Tennis Teams partner with Middle Georgia Tennis Association and Mercer University to conduct free tennis clinics

The MGA tennis teams partnered with the Middle Georgia Tennis Association and the Mercer University tennis team conducted two free tennis clinics for kids from the Macon area recently. This event is the second they have done in the last month, with a similar one in Warner Robins. 104 kids signed up in advance to participate! Congratulations on a Continue reading


Campus Store to host focus groups on student bookstore needs

Hello Knights! The Campus Store needs your help! We are hosting a focus group to advise us on student needs that are not currently being met by the Campus Store. Students involved will be asked to watch a short presentation containing a sneak preview of new merchandise for Spring semester. While the focus group will mainly be Continue reading


Middle Georgia State Chamber Singers Present Fall Concert

The Middle Georgia State University Chamber Singers will present their fall concert featuring professional soloists from across the state at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 12, at First Presbyterian Church, 682 Mulberry Street, Macon.  The program includes portions of the Haydn Lord Nelson Mass, and South American, African-American, and New Orleans gospel. This event is free and Continue reading


MGA office of Media, Culture, and Arts sponsor donation drive for local animal shelter

The MGA office of Media, Culture, & the Arts will sponsor a donation drive for the Rock On Rescue Animal Shelter of Middle Georgia. This event will take place on November 16th at the Arts Complex theater on the Macon campus. See flyer for items needed. For more information, contact Becky Carlisle at becky.carlisle@mga.edu.  


Learn about MGA’s Newest Bachelor’s Degree program in Contemporary Musicianship

A BIG student meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 14th at 1:45 pm at the Arts Complex theater on the Macon campus for those who want to learn more about MGA’s newest bachelor’s degree in Contemporary Musicianship. All students are welcome!


Middle Georgia State Adding Bachelor’s Degree in Contemporary Musicianship

Middle Georgia State University is launching a new four-year degree: the Bachelor of Arts in Contemporary Musicianship. The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the degree at its October 11 meeting, which was held on the Macon Campus of Middle Georgia State (MGA).


Super Grammarpalooza!

This lively, light-hearted event will help students review their most common editing and writing issues just before final essays. Super Date: Wednesday, Nov. 8, in room 226 of the Education Building, Macon Campus. Super Time: 2-4 pm (a drop-in event; students will stay between 30-45 minutes). Super Tutors and Students will battle with: Identification of theses and topic Continue reading


MGA becomes home to the latest Rotaract Club

Middle Georgia State University is home to the latest Rotaract Club, a service organization that is sponsored by Rotary International.  We need students to help us build this exciting new club and want you to consider joining us.  We will have our first meeting on Tuesday, November 7th at 12:30 pm in PSC 132 on the Continue reading