Undergraduate Conference Deadline Approaching

Have you completed a recent research project that you would like to share? The Middle Georgia State University Undergraduate Conference is accepting student research submissions to display in the Undergraduate Showcase. Find out how you can be a part of this showcase: 2017 Undergraduate Conference. The deadline for submissions is March 3.


Teach Study Abroad in China – Summer 2018

The USG Asia Council’s 2018 Summer Study Abroad in China invites USG faculty members to teach for the program between May 8 and June 5, 2018. The program is open to all students and faculty of USG institutions. The program is hosted by Zhengzhou University in Henan Province. The program’s itinerary also includes visits to Continue reading


Honors Convocation rescheduled for Monday, April 10th

Due to scheduling conflicts, Honors Convocation has been rescheduled for Monday, April 10 at 6:00 PM. This event will still be held on the Macon Campus. Nomination forms for department awards and the President’s Scholar, along with eligibility lists and instructions for submitting these nominations, will be distributed to Deans and Chairs via e-mail. The Continue reading


Workshop: Quality Standards, Quality Matters

This workshop will provide participants with a brief history and context of the Quality Matters rubric. We will also discuss two distinct approaches to implementing quality control in online courses, with emphasis on standards recommended by MGA’s Department of Distance Education and eLearning. Presenter: Andy Davidson Register HERE


Workshop: 9 Elements of Great Instruction

Whether you teach in the classroom, online, or outside under a tree, creating effective instruction is essential to student learning. This workshop will present and explain nine key elements recognized in research and practice as being part of successful instruction. Attendees are encouraged to bring an idea or concept they may use in the session Continue reading


Teaching East Asia: Japan Registration Form

Good Afternoon:  The Asia Council of the University System of Georgia is excited to announce the that the Asia Council workshop on Japan is now accepting registrations. Registration is free!   For more information, see the flyer attached.  Japan Symposium Flyer 2017 REGISTER HERE


Graduate Studies Preparing to Launch a New Master’s Degree in Business

The School of Business is excited to announce that, pending the approval of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, we will be launching a new Master of Science in Management (MSM)* degree this summer.  The program is open to anyone with an accredited undergraduate degree.  The MSM is a 31 credit Continue reading


Techy Tips: Creating an Ultra Room and Turnitin Resubmissions

Techy Tips of the Week: GETTING MULTIPLE SECTIONS TO MEET IN ONE ONLINE ULTRA ROOM BLACKBOARD ULTRA  When teaching multiple sections of the same online class, you may want to get everyone to meet in one Ultra classroom. To do this, you will place an online class in one of your D2L courses and then Continue reading