The Office of Veteran and Military Services Needs Your Help

Within the next several months, Middle Georgia State University will once again submit data for the Best for Vets and Military Friendly surveys. The completion of both surveys requires the collaboration and support of several campus departments whose members make up the institution’s Military Advisory Council (MAC). In preparation for this year’s survey, please strongly Continue reading


Knights Donation Station & Recycling event – Help spread the word

#MGA’s Environmental Health & Safety Office is looking for volunteers – students, faculty and staff – to help out at the Knights Donation Station & Recycling event, scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, May 5, at residential halls on the Cochran, Eastman and Macon campuses. Help out for an hour or two at Continue reading


Pet Therapy at your MGA Library

Stressed out? Final exams got you down? EVERYONE is invited to hang out with pet therapy dogs! Cochran campus, Roberts Memorial Library Monday, May 1st 11a.m. to 1p.m. Macon campus Library Tuesday, May 2nd 4p.m. to 5:30p.m. Eastman campus student life also is sponsoring to bring the therapy dogs there on Wednesday, April 26th from Continue reading


New staff and faculty for April 2017

MGA would like to welcome all of the following new members of our staff and faculty who’ve joined us since April 1 – we’re glad to have you on board! Rebecca Reid, Police Department Kathryn Smith, School of Business Welcome to MGA!


Finding Greatness: Carmishia Primus

Public Service major Carmishia Primus, president of MGA’s Residence Housing Association, is pursuing a career in guidance counseling and mentoring. To read more about Carmishia’s Greatness click here.


MGA Midday Musical Concert

The MGA Chamber Singers, Guitar Ensemble and advanced Music students will be performing to showcase their hard work from this semester. The event will be held in the Art Rehearsal Hall Complex Music on April 25th at 12:30 PM. This performance is open to faculty, staff, and Students. Come Enjoy the festivities.


Arts Festival Filmmaking Lecture

The MGA Art Festival is back with another treat! Professor Lauren Cater will be giving a lecture on the art of filmmaking as a part of the Annual MGA Art Festival. The lecture will be on  the Macon campus on Wednesday, April 26 at 12:30 PM in the Arts Theater Complex.  


New Application For OER Research Fellows

The Open Education Group is accepting applications for 2017-2018 OER Research Fellowships to do research on the impact of open educational resources and open pedagogy. The fellowships provide travel for conferences (Open Education) as well as small stipends for research. This research is centered on the COUP framework (Cost of learning materials, student success Outcomes, Continue reading


Cochran Bypass closed for road improvements starting Tuesday, April 25

Starting on Tuesday, April 25, Middle Georgia State University students and employees should expect increased traffic on 2nd Street in downtown Cochran. Due to bridge construction over the railroad, State Route 87/Cochran Bypass will be closed to through traffic for up to one year. During this time, through traffic on SR87 will be detoured onto Continue reading


2017 Retiree Reception!!

President Blake cordially invites Faculty and Staff to the Middle Georgia State University 2017 Retiree Appreciation Reception on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. in Alderman Hall on the Cochran Campus. During the reception, you will have the opportunity to write a congratulatory note to each honoree in his/her memory booklet.  Please join us Continue reading


Staff Council Nominations for 2017-2019

Middle Georgia State University Staff Council Annual Election: The MGA Staff Council needs staff members to serve as Division/VP Area representatives for the 2017-19 year. We invite you to self-nominate or nominate one person from your Division/Vice President area. If you nominate someone else, please notify your nominee and ensure there is a willingness to Continue reading