Finding Greatness: Taylor Cravey

Taylor Cravey, who graduates in May, is the President’s Scholar for the Class of 2019. Each year, a graduating senior is chosen by MGA’s Honors, Awards and Graduation Committee, with the approval of the University president, to be the President’s Scholar based on her or his outstanding academic record, involvement in campus and/or community service activities, and demonstration of characteristics indicating the promise of a successful future.


Dr. Elaina Behounek Speaks on the Safety of Women

Dr. Elaina Behounek, assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice, just returned from New York City where she spoke at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women Parallel Event. Behounek provided a global overview of the status of women and girls in regard to safety in educational settings as part of a panel for the United Nations 63rd Commission on the Status of Women and Girls.


Teacher Education and Social Work are sponsoring a B.S. Public Service Internship Completion Ceremony

The Department of Teacher Education and Social Work, for the B.S. Public Service program, will be sponsoring a B.S. Public Service Internship Completion Ceremony at 6:00 pm, Monday, December 3rd,  2018 in the Foundation Boardroom in the Student Life Center on the Macon campus.


US Department of Education: Call for Reviewers, Open Textbook Pilot Program, Resumes Due August 6th

In March, the United States Congress passed a budget that included $5 million for a federal OER grant program. Since March, news on the program had been scarce as details were being worked out, but this past week the Department of Education announced a Call for Peer Reviewers for the first round of the grant program.