MGA Spring Health Fair

MGA Health Clinic is hosting a Spring Health Fair on the Macon Campus on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 10am-3pm in the PSC 1st Floor Lobby/near Starbucks.

There will be FREE health screenings, free HIV testing, giveaways, Red Cross Blood Drive, campus/community vendors, and more ! PLEASE JOIN US!

For any additional questions, please contact via phone at (478) 471-2092.

Middle Georgia State’s School of IT Hosts First ‘Capture the Flag’ Competition

Roger Rambo, a Middle Georgia State junior majoring in Information Technology, is the winner of the University’s first “capture the flag” (CTF) competition, called the Cyber Knights Banner Challenge, held in February 2018.

Several other IT majors at Middle Georgia State (MGA) also participated in the CTF event, designed to help teach students about specific aspects of cybersecurity.

In computer security, CTF is a computer security competition and one of the fastest ways to help students learn techniques for protecting systems against cyberattacks. CTF contests are usually designed to serve as an educational exercise to give participants experience in securing a machine, as well as conducting and reacting to the sort of attacks found in the real world. (

Earn reward dollars for MGA by using Kroger plus cards

This is a new program that the MGA Foundation is enrolled with. This is a great addition to the MGA fundraising dollars that we can use for the University.

MGA Grad Receives Special Education Impact Award

The award seeks to recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the education of students with disabilities. Nominees are candidates who demonstrate outstanding ability, excellence in performance of duties, and a deep commitment to the education of students with disabilities that go above and beyond expectations.

Call For Artists – 6th Juried Art Exhibition

The Peacock Gallery is calling for entry of artwork from Middle Georgia State University students to the 6th Annual MGA Juried Student Art Exhibition.

Fidelity will visit the Macon & Cochran Campus

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Middle Georgia State University’s Macon Campus Earns 10th Consecutive Tree Campus USA Designation

For the 10th consecutive year, the Arbor Day Foundation recognizes the Macon Campus of Middle Georgia State University as a Tree Campus USA.

Tree Campus USA is a program founded by the Arbor Day Foundation to recognize colleges and universities that effectively manage trees and engage students in participating in campus beautification and educating them on environmental issues.

President Blake’s latest blog: Good Things Take Time – Courage to Continue

During the course of the last two weeks, my experience of the “public square”—a metaphor I have used to describe the environment for a public university—was being at the State Capitol to meet with our representatives and senators about funding. Specifically, we are asking our elected officials to support our request for nearly $1M to begin the planning and design work in the upcoming fiscal year FY19 for renovations on our Cochran campus that are vital to enrollment growth. If we are successful, and the legislature and the Governor sign off on the University System of Georgia’s request, then we can look forward to the planning stage of our Cochran renovations beginning this summer.

Environmental Health Tips on Pet Safety

Dogs and puppies are considered man’s best friend, they comfort us when we are sad, and a simple pat on your dog’s head can relieve a days’ worth of stress. Most things in this world come with risk, and you guessed it, dogs and puppies come with risks as well.