Middle Georgia State, Bibb Sheriff’s Office Awarded Federal Grant to Help Reduce Gang Violence

Public invited to information session   Middle Georgia State University and the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration, were recently awarded a federal multi-year grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to help reduce violent gang activity and gun crime within the Middle Georgia community.   The $200,000 Project Safe Neighborhoods grant was funded based Continue reading


YOUR KNIGHTLY NEWS NOV 13, 2017

Your MGA Knightly News!

M: Macon Campus C: Cochran Campus D: Dublin Campus E: Eastman Campus W: Warner Robins Campus A: All campuses

EVENTS – WEEK OF NOV 13 – 18

NOV 13


MGA Professor Conducts Successful STEM/STEAM Project in Portugal

Dr. Randy Spaid conducted a STEM/STEAM workshop for American International School science teachers at Carlucci AIS in Lisbon, Portugal, October 25-27.


Building Coordinator Training Completed on “How to Save a Life”

Every second counts in saving the majority of people from sudden cardiac death.  Having trained personnel that are capable of employing physical chest compressions that are a part of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), and if needed, a defibrillator could mean the difference between life and death. Dr. Charles Matson Associate Professor of Respiratory Therapy, teamed up with Risk Continue reading


Environmental Health & Safety hosted its annual “Let’s Talk Sustainability” Event

Environmental Health & Safety hosted its annual Let’s Talk Sustainability Event October 25 at Middle Georgia State University’s Macon Campus. The event provides an opportunity for busy students and faculty to learn how to save the environment and money by making small, effortless changes to their everyday lives.


Distracted Driving and ER Demo

No conversation is Worth a Life: What Happens after the Crash?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Distracted driving claimed 3,477 lives in 2015 alone. Knowledge of these devastating statistics prompted Middle Georgia State University’s Police Department, Respiratory Therapy, and Residence Life to team up and educate MGA students about the perils of distracted driving! Students experienced a Distracted Driving and Emergency Room scene demo, showing students how much one text message could truly cost. Special thank you to Lieutenant Detective Toya Coleman and Jasmine Brown Assistant Professor Respiratory Therapy for reminding us all that no conversation is worth a life!


Help Us Identify These Suspects – Macon Campus

Dear Faculty and Staff:

On Monday, October 16, a number of unidentified individuals were involved in Financial Transaction Card theft on the MGA Macon campus. These suspects entered unlocked offices on campus and stole employees’ credit/debit cards, which they then used to complete transactions at nearby retailers. Attached, you’ll find photos of two of the suspects; please take a moment to review these photos. If you can help us identify and locate these individuals, please let MGA Police know immediately – call 478-471-2414 or email police@mga.edu


School Supply Drive – Macon Campus

The School of Education Junior cohort on the Macon Campus wants to help elementary schools that were impacted by Hurricane Harvey and Irma. Help them support schools as they try to rebuild.


First Amendment Film Series: I Am Not Your Negro (Rescreening) on Cochran Campus

“I Am Not Your Negro” directed by Raoul Peck will be re-screened in Cochran on October 2 from 6-8:30 pm in the Roberts Memorial Library Room 206 on the Cochran Campus. Discussion will be led by Dr. Andre Nicholson, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies and members of BOLD (Brothers of Leadership & Distinction).